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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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 13,260 1,719 9.6 8.9-10.4 86 0.7 0.5- 0.9 11,234 88.7 87.8-89.5 221 1.0 0.9- 1.3
-Buncombe County 399 34 7.2 4.9-10.3 5 1.7 0.7- 4.4 354 90.3 86.6-93.0 6 0.8 0.3- 2.0
GENDER
Male 145 15 7.6 4.4-12.8 0 0.0 . - . 130 92.4 87.2-95.6 0 0.0 . - .
Female 254 19 6.8 4.1-11.3 5 3.2 1.3- 8.0 224 88.4 82.8-92.3 6 1.5 0.6- 3.7
RACE
White 364 30 6.8 4.6-10.1 5 1.9 0.8- 4.9 323 90.3 86.5-93.1 6 0.9 0.4- 2.3
Other 32 3 8.9 2.5-26.9 0 0.0 . - . 29 91.1 73.1-97.5 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 107 3 2.9 0.9- 8.8 2 1.5 0.4- 5.7 102 95.6 89.7-98.2 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 291 31 11.2 7.8-15.8 3 2.0 0.6- 6.9 251 85.3 79.9-89.4 6 1.6 0.6- 3.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 121 13 8.7 4.8-15.4 1 2.0 0.3-12.8 103 87.1 78.9-92.5 4 2.1 0.7- 6.2
Some College + 275 20 6.5 4.0-10.5 4 1.6 0.6- 4.5 249 91.6 87.3-94.5 2 0.3 0.1- 1.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 189 21 9.8 6.0-15.7 1 0.6 0.1- 3.9 163 88.2 82.0-92.4 4 1.4 0.5- 4.2
$50,000+ 160 8 4.6 2.2- 9.2 2 1.7 0.4- 6.5 149 93.5 88.2-96.5 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4

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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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