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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes Yes, during pregnancy No No, borderline diabetes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,827 1,967 9.3 8.8- 9.9 145 0.9 0.7- 1.1 13,468 88.6 87.9-89.2 247 1.2 1.0- 1.4
-Rowan County 447 65 13.3 8.9-19.3 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 372 84.9 78.8-89.4 9 1.7 0.8- 3.4
GENDER
Male 176 30 10.9 7.3-16.1 0 0.0 . - . 144 88.6 83.4-92.4 2 0.5 0.1- 1.8
Female 271 35 15.7 8.5-27.2 1 0.4 0.1- 3.1 228 80.9 70.0-88.5 7 2.9 1.3- 6.5
RACE
White 363 49 14.3 8.7-22.6 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2 306 83.7 75.6-89.5 7 1.7 0.7- 3.8
Other 82 15 10.1 5.4-17.9 0 0.0 . - . 65 88.3 79.9-93.5 2 1.7 0.4- 7.0
AGE
18-44 99 1 0.8 0.1- 5.6 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5 93 96.1 91.3-98.3 4 2.6 0.9- 6.9
45+ 345 64 22.8 15.8-31.8 0 0.0 . - . 276 76.2 67.3-83.3 5 1.0 0.4- 2.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 228 42 16.7 9.8-27.1 0 0.0 . - . 180 81.5 71.3-88.7 6 1.8 0.7- 4.4
Some College + 219 23 8.9 5.6-13.9 1 0.5 0.1- 3.4 192 89.1 83.7-92.8 3 1.5 0.5- 5.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 254 39 13.7 7.5-23.9 1 0.4 0.1- 2.6 209 84.5 74.6-91.0 5 1.4 0.5- 3.9
$50,000+ 132 18 12.4 7.4-19.9 0 0.0 . - . 113 86.5 78.6-91.7 1 1.1 0.2- 7.7

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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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