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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth County

Pre-Diabetes

Have you ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that you have pre-diabetes
or borderline diabetes?*

(See footnote for definition of Yes group.)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,528 1,004 7.1 6.4- 7.9 10,524 92.9 92.1-93.6
-Forsyth County 341 19 4.7 2.8- 7.7 322 95.3 92.3-97.2
GENDER
Male 130 7 4.5 2.0- 9.8 123 95.5 90.2-98.0
Female 211 12 4.8 2.5- 9.0 199 95.2 91.0-97.5
RACE
White 266 11 3.2 1.7- 6.0 255 96.8 94.0-98.3
Other 71 8 7.9 3.6-16.4 63 92.1 83.6-96.4
AGE
18-44 91 0 0.0 . - . 91 100 . - .
45+ 247 18 8.5 5.1-13.7 229 91.5 86.3-94.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 96 6 4.5 1.7-11.4 90 95.5 88.6-98.3
Some College + 245 13 4.8 2.6- 8.5 232 95.2 91.5-97.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 118 7 4.8 2.1-10.9 111 95.2 89.1-97.9
$50,000+ 167 9 4.7 2.3- 9.5 158 95.3 90.5-97.7

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*Females who reported being diagnosed with gestational pre-diabetes (N=147) were included in the YES group.
The pre-diabetes screening question is asked only of respondents who reported NOT having diabetes, or not having pre-diabetes as
derived from the Diabetes Core question.

^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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