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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

Pre-Diabetes
(formerly Diabetes Screening)

Have you had a test for high blood sugar or diabetes within the past three years?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,279 8,751 60.5 59.1-61.9 4,528 39.5 38.1-40.9
-New Hanover County 296 194 64.4 56.4-71.7 102 35.6 28.3-43.6
GENDER
Male 116 77 66.3 53.1-77.3 39 33.7 22.7-46.9
Female 180 117 62.5 53.1-71.0 63 37.5 29.0-46.9
RACE
White 257 167 66.4 59.0-73.1 90 33.6 26.9-41.0
Other 36 25 56.2 30.8-78.7 11 43.8 21.3-69.2
AGE
18-44 75 49 62.8 47.8-75.7 26 37.2 24.3-52.2
45+ 219 143 65.5 58.1-72.2 76 34.5 27.8-41.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 77 39 48.2 30.9-66.0 38 51.8 34.0-69.1
Some College + 219 155 71.0 62.9-77.9 64 29.0 22.1-37.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 125 77 56.1 42.2-69.1 48 43.9 30.9-57.8
$50,000+ 135 99 75.9 66.9-83.1 36 24.1 16.9-33.1

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^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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