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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 290 191 61.2 53.3-68.5 99 38.8 31.5-46.7
GENDER
Male 109 70 56.8 44.3-68.6 39 43.2 31.4-55.7
Female 181 121 64.9 55.1-73.5 60 35.1 26.5-44.9
RACE
White 247 161 59.7 51.1-67.7 86 40.3 32.3-48.9
Other 43 30 67.7 48.4-82.4 13 32.3 17.6-51.6
AGE
18-44 87 45 46.0 34.0-58.5 42 54.0 41.5-66.0
45+ 200 144 76.5 69.4-82.4 56 23.5 17.6-30.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 152 91 56.3 45.6-66.4 61 43.7 33.6-54.4
Some College + 136 99 65.8 54.1-75.9 37 34.2 24.1-45.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 150 94 62.1 50.9-72.1 56 37.9 27.9-49.1
$50,000+ 80 60 71.3 57.8-81.8 20 28.7 18.2-42.2

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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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