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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Diabetes Control

In the last year, have you had a hospitalization or emergency visit because of your diabetes?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,653 129 5.4 4.3- 6.8 2,524 94.6 93.2-95.7
-Wake County 102 3 3.2 1.0- 9.7 99 96.8 90.3-99.0
GENDER
Male 43 1 2.2 0.3-14.3 42 97.8 85.7-99.7
Female 59 2 4.3 1.1-15.9 57 95.7 84.1-98.9
RACE
White 76 1 1.6 0.2-10.7 75 98.4 89.3-99.8
Other 26 2 6.8 1.6-24.3 24 93.2 75.7-98.4
AGE
18-44 8 0 0.0 . - . 8 100 . - .
45+ 94 3 3.9 1.2-11.5 91 96.1 88.5-98.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 29 3 10.3 3.3-28.3 26 89.7 71.7-96.7
Some College + 73 0 0.0 . - . 73 100 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 47 1 2.3 0.3-15.0 46 97.7 85.0-99.7
$50,000+ 45 1 2.7 0.4-16.7 44 97.3 83.3-99.6

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*Asked of respondents with diabetes or borderline diabetes

^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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