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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 304 31 7.3 4.9-10.8 273 92.7 89.2-95.1
GENDER
Male 112 11 5.2 2.7- 9.6 101 94.8 90.4-97.3
Female 192 20 9.1 5.5-14.6 172 90.9 85.4-94.5
RACE
White 261 29 8.4 5.5-12.5 232 91.6 87.5-94.5
Other 43 2 2.3 0.5-10.0 41 97.7 90.0-99.5
AGE
18-44 90 4 3.1 1.0- 9.1 86 96.9 90.9-99.0
45+ 210 26 11.3 7.5-16.7 184 88.7 83.3-92.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 161 22 10.5 6.4-16.6 139 89.5 83.4-93.6
Some College + 141 9 4.6 2.3- 9.0 132 95.4 91.0-97.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 157 17 8.9 5.1-14.9 140 91.1 85.1-94.9
$50,000+ 81 8 7.2 3.5-14.5 73 92.8 85.5-96.5

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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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