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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 371 241 59.5 51.9-66.8 130 40.5 33.2-48.1
GENDER
Male 142 91 54.6 42.4-66.2 51 45.4 33.8-57.6
Female 229 150 65.1 56.9-72.4 79 34.9 27.6-43.1
RACE
White 304 205 64.0 56.3-71.1 99 36.0 28.9-43.7
Other 66 36 50.7 33.9-67.3 30 49.3 32.7-66.1
AGE
18-44 97 53 50.7 38.0-63.4 44 49.3 36.6-62.0
45+ 271 186 68.3 61.1-74.6 85 31.7 25.4-38.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 182 115 58.8 47.3-69.3 67 41.2 30.7-52.7
Some College + 189 126 60.4 50.3-69.7 63 39.6 30.3-49.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 209 132 54.8 44.2-64.9 77 45.2 35.1-55.8
$50,000+ 112 82 71.8 59.3-81.6 30 28.2 18.4-40.7

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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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