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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 351 47 10.1 7.0-14.3 3 0.9 0.2- 3.2 295 88.0 83.7-91.3 6 1.0 0.4- 2.3
GENDER
Male 133 21 12.6 7.4-20.7 0 0.0 . - . 111 86.9 78.8-92.2 1 0.5 0.1- 3.7
Female 218 26 7.9 5.1-12.1 3 1.6 0.4- 5.8 184 89.0 84.1-92.6 5 1.4 0.6- 3.5
RACE
White 298 37 9.0 6.1-13.0 3 1.1 0.3- 3.9 252 88.7 84.3-92.0 6 1.2 0.5- 2.9
Other 53 10 15.0 6.6-30.7 0 0.0 . - . 43 85.0 69.3-93.4 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 95 5 4.3 1.4-12.4 2 1.7 0.4- 6.8 88 93.9 86.0-97.5 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 252 42 15.3 10.8-21.2 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 203 82.7 76.6-87.4 6 1.9 0.8- 4.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 193 32 11.7 7.9-17.0 1 0.9 0.1- 5.9 155 85.7 79.9-90.1 5 1.7 0.7- 4.3
Some College + 156 15 8.8 4.6-16.0 2 0.9 0.1- 4.9 138 90.0 82.6-94.4 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 195 38 13.3 9.2-18.8 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 154 85.9 80.3-90.1 2 0.8 0.2- 3.2
$50,000+ 86 5 6.6 2.4-16.9 1 1.4 0.2- 9.6 79 91.3 81.0-96.2 1 0.7 0.1- 5.0

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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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