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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 585 66 9.4 7.1-12.4 2 0.5 0.1- 2.0 512 89.6 86.6-92.1 5 0.5 0.2- 1.3
GENDER
Male 241 32 9.8 6.5-14.4 0 0.0 . - . 207 89.6 84.9-92.9 2 0.6 0.1- 2.8
Female 344 34 9.0 6.0-13.3 2 1.0 0.2- 3.9 305 89.7 85.2-92.9 3 0.3 0.1- 1.0
RACE
White 434 47 9.1 6.5-12.5 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8 382 89.9 86.3-92.6 4 0.6 0.2- 2.0
Other 150 19 10.2 6.0-16.8 1 0.7 0.1- 4.9 129 88.9 82.2-93.3 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0
AGE
18-44 205 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5 1 0.4 0.1- 3.1 202 98.6 95.8-99.6 1 0.4 0.1- 2.9
45+ 375 65 19.5 15.0-25.0 1 0.6 0.1- 4.0 305 79.4 73.8-84.0 4 0.5 0.2- 1.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 140 20 11.8 7.0-19.1 0 0.0 . - . 117 87.1 79.7-92.1 3 1.2 0.3- 4.6
Some College + 444 46 8.5 6.0-11.8 2 0.7 0.2- 2.8 394 90.6 87.2-93.2 2 0.2 0.0- 0.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 213 32 13.8 9.0-20.6 0 0.0 . - . 178 85.7 78.9-90.6 3 0.4 0.1- 1.4
$50,000+ 310 28 7.1 4.7-10.6 2 0.9 0.2- 3.7 278 91.4 87.6-94.1 2 0.6 0.1- 2.5

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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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