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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control-WHITE MALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Last 12 months 1 or more years ago Don't know Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,666 1,807 67.1 64.5-69.7 303 12.4 10.5-14.6 386 13.5 11.9-15.3 170 6.9 5.6- 8.5
-WHITE MALES 757 511 67.3 61.9-72.3 85 13.3 9.2-18.9 122 14.5 11.5-18.1 39 4.9 3.4- 7.0
AGE
18-24 1 0 0.0 . - . 1 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 10 7 77.4 44.8-93.5 1 9.1 1.2-45.0 2 13.5 3.0-43.8 0 0.0 . - .
35-44 39 26 60.4 41.2-76.9 8 22.1 10.4-41.0 5 17.5 6.5-39.1 0 0.0 . - .
45-54 122 79 70.8 60.7-79.1 15 9.5 5.4-16.1 20 15.1 8.9-24.4 8 4.7 2.3- 9.5
55-64 240 152 66.0 58.6-72.8 30 10.5 7.2-15.2 45 16.5 11.6-22.9 13 6.9 3.8-12.4
65-74 197 147 76.3 68.8-82.4 15 7.1 4.2-12.0 23 11.1 6.7-17.7 12 5.5 2.9-10.3
75+ 148 100 64.7 54.6-73.6 15 14.4 8.2-24.0 27 14.6 9.5-21.7 6 6.4 2.7-14.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 112 66 58.9 46.6-70.3 12 10.0 5.3-17.9 29 26.3 16.3-39.6 5 4.7 1.7-12.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 226 154 68.7 60.7-75.7 25 9.9 6.4-15.1 32 13.4 8.6-20.2 15 8.0 4.6-13.6
Some Post-H.S. 199 138 70.4 56.0-81.7 25 16.8 7.0-35.0 26 9.9 5.9-16.2 10 2.9 1.3- 6.5
College Graduate 220 153 66.3 57.7-73.9 23 14.5 9.0-22.4 35 15.3 10.1-22.6 9 4.0 2.0- 7.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 76 45 60.1 45.6-72.9 5 11.0 4.1-26.5 18 17.2 9.8-28.4 8 11.7 5.4-23.6
$15,000- 24,999 136 92 70.8 61.0-78.9 10 7.1 3.5-13.7 20 10.5 6.2-17.3 14 11.6 6.5-20.0
$25,000- 34,999 95 59 52.6 32.6-71.7 15 24.7 8.2-54.8 19 21.0 10.8-36.7 2 1.8 0.4- 7.3
$35,000- 49,999 117 83 66.3 54.7-76.2 19 18.0 11.0-28.1 11 12.2 5.6-24.4 4 3.5 1.3- 9.3
$50,000-74,999 122 83 65.9 54.8-75.6 13 11.0 5.4-21.0 22 17.8 11.0-27.4 4 5.3 1.9-14.3
$75,000+ 147 108 76.9 67.5-84.2 13 8.8 4.4-16.7 19 11.1 6.3-18.9 7 3.2 1.3- 7.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 412 269 66.0 59.7-71.8 51 13.2 9.5-17.9 73 16.7 12.3-22.2 19 4.1 2.5- 6.6
No 343 241 68.6 59.4-76.6 34 13.5 6.8-25.0 48 12.1 8.4-17.1 20 5.8 3.4- 9.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 368 257 69.5 63.2-75.1 40 11.1 7.9-15.5 53 13.9 9.8-19.3 18 5.5 3.1- 9.4
Non-Veteran 389 254 65.9 57.8-73.1 45 14.7 8.7-24.0 69 14.9 10.9-20.0 21 4.5 2.8- 7.2

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*Asked of respondents with diabetes or borderline diabetes

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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