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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 383 41 8.7 6.1-12.3 2 0.3 0.1- 1.1 335 90.0 86.2-92.8 5 1.1 0.4- 2.8
GENDER
Male 143 13 6.7 3.5-12.5 0 0.0 . - . 129 92.8 87.0-96.1 1 0.5 0.1- 3.6
Female 240 28 10.4 6.8-15.7 2 0.5 0.1- 2.0 206 87.5 81.9-91.5 4 1.6 0.5- 4.6
RACE
White 292 26 7.3 4.7-11.2 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1 262 91.6 87.6-94.4 3 0.9 0.3- 2.7
Other 87 15 11.6 6.3-20.3 1 0.5 0.1- 3.3 69 86.4 77.3-92.3 2 1.5 0.3- 7.0
AGE
18-44 98 6 4.0 1.7- 9.3 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4 91 95.7 90.4-98.1 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 282 35 12.9 8.9-18.5 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 241 84.8 79.1-89.2 5 2.1 0.8- 5.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 113 16 9.3 5.1-16.4 1 0.5 0.1- 3.7 94 88.4 80.7-93.3 2 1.7 0.4- 7.7
Some College + 270 25 8.4 5.4-13.0 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0 241 90.6 85.9-93.8 3 0.8 0.3- 2.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 140 21 10.1 6.1-16.3 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2 115 87.5 80.8-92.2 3 1.9 0.5- 6.6
$50,000+ 183 16 8.5 4.9-14.4 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 165 91.0 85.1-94.7 1 0.3 0.0- 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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