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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Pre-Diabetes

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 11,101 7,275 61.4 59.7-63.0 3,826 38.6 37.0-40.3
-Buncombe County 350 234 61.7 54.7-68.2 116 38.3 31.8-45.3
GENDER
Male 125 80 56.5 45.3-67.2 45 43.5 32.8-54.7
Female 225 154 66.2 57.9-73.6 71 33.8 26.4-42.1
RACE
White 319 216 64.7 57.8-71.1 103 35.3 28.9-42.2
Other 29 16 31.4 15.1-54.1 13 68.6 45.9-84.9
AGE
18-44 102 53 48.7 37.8-59.7 49 51.3 40.3-62.2
45+ 247 180 75.3 69.2-80.6 67 24.7 19.4-30.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 104 60 50.0 37.4-62.6 44 50.0 37.4-62.6
Some College + 244 173 67.6 59.7-74.7 71 32.4 25.3-40.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 165 104 58.7 48.4-68.2 61 41.3 31.8-51.6
$50,000+ 142 103 66.8 56.1-76.1 39 33.2 23.9-43.9

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*The diabetes testing question is asked only of respondents who reported NOT having 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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