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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control-WHITE MALES

During the past 12 months, was there any time that you did not have testing supplies (strips, lancets, meter)
or diabetes medicine due to lack of money?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, only testing supplies Yes, only medicines Yes, testing supplies and medicince No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,640 101 5.2 3.8- 6.9 35 1.4 0.9- 2.2 154 6.7 5.5- 8.3 2,350 86.7 84.5-88.6
-WHITE MALES 753 26 4.7 2.6- 8.5 6 0.7 0.2- 3.1 24 3.1 1.8- 5.3 697 91.4 87.5-94.3
AGE
18-24 1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 100 . - .
25-34 9 1 21.0 3.1-68.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 8 79.0 31.2-96.9
35-44 40 2 10.3 2.6-32.7 0 0.0 . - . 2 6.4 1.2-27.6 36 83.3 61.5-94.0
45-54 123 7 5.1 2.3-10.9 2 2.8 0.5-13.9 9 6.5 3.0-13.3 105 85.6 76.5-91.6
55-64 238 10 3.4 1.6- 6.8 2 0.2 0.1- 0.9 8 2.9 1.3- 6.5 218 93.5 89.2-96.2
65-74 195 3 1.4 0.4- 4.6 0 0.0 . - . 2 0.4 0.1- 1.6 190 98.2 95.2-99.3
75+ 147 3 1.3 0.3- 5.3 2 0.4 0.1- 1.4 3 1.1 0.3- 3.8 139 97.2 93.5-98.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 112 4 4.2 1.5-11.5 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 7 4.4 1.9- 9.9 100 91.1 83.6-95.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 227 9 3.5 1.6- 7.2 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9 8 5.2 2.2-11.6 209 91.1 84.7-94.9
Some Post-H.S. 194 6 6.8 2.0-20.9 3 2.0 0.3-11.4 5 2.4 0.7- 8.3 180 88.7 76.0-95.2
College Graduate 220 7 4.1 1.5-10.6 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9 4 1.3 0.4- 3.7 208 94.5 88.5-97.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 75 4 5.5 1.6-17.2 0 0.0 . - . 6 6.0 2.3-14.5 65 88.5 77.1-94.6
$15,000- 24,999 135 4 4.5 1.2-16.0 3 1.0 0.3- 3.4 8 4.9 2.3-10.0 120 89.6 80.5-94.7
$25,000- 34,999 94 7 11.9 3.2-35.2 0 0.0 . - . 4 6.1 1.9-18.1 83 82.0 61.3-92.9
$35,000- 49,999 116 4 4.6 1.6-12.8 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 1 1.2 0.2- 8.0 110 94.0 85.8-97.6
$50,000-74,999 123 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 4.1 0.8-17.8 121 95.9 82.2-99.2
$75,000+ 146 2 1.5 0.4- 5.9 1 2.1 0.3-13.3 0 0.0 . - . 143 96.4 88.0-99.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 411 16 5.9 2.6-13.1 6 1.4 0.3- 6.0 16 3.7 2.0- 7.0 373 88.9 82.1-93.3
No 340 10 3.4 1.5- 7.5 0 0.0 . - . 8 2.5 1.0- 6.3 322 94.1 89.4-96.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 365 9 1.5 0.7- 3.2 0 0.0 . - . 7 2.5 0.9- 6.9 349 96.0 92.1-98.1
Non-Veteran 388 17 6.8 3.4-13.0 6 1.2 0.3- 5.1 17 3.5 1.9- 6.5 348 88.5 82.2-92.7

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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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