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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 409 39 6.4 4.3- 9.3 4 0.9 0.3- 2.6 365 92.5 89.3-94.7 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5
GENDER
Male 153 13 6.0 3.1-11.0 0 0.0 . - . 140 94.0 89.0-96.9 0 0.0 . - .
Female 256 26 6.8 4.3-10.6 4 2.0 0.7- 5.4 225 90.7 86.2-93.8 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2
RACE
White 343 31 5.9 3.8- 9.0 3 0.9 0.3- 2.8 308 93.0 89.6-95.3 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0
Other 63 8 8.4 3.6-18.4 1 1.3 0.2- 8.8 54 90.3 80.0-95.6 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 134 0 0.0 . - . 2 0.9 0.2- 3.8 132 99.1 96.2-99.8 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 270 38 13.3 9.1-18.9 2 1.0 0.2- 4.3 229 85.3 79.5-89.7 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 144 18 7.2 4.0-12.6 2 1.1 0.2- 4.7 124 91.7 86.0-95.2 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 264 21 5.9 3.5- 9.9 2 0.9 0.2- 3.5 240 92.9 88.7-95.6 1 0.4 0.0- 2.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 161 18 7.1 3.9-12.7 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4 141 92.0 86.2-95.5 1 0.6 0.1- 3.9
$50,000+ 181 13 4.5 2.5- 8.1 1 0.5 0.1- 3.3 167 95.0 91.3-97.2 0 0.0 . - .

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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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