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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Pre-Diabetes-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,450 1,031 67.0 62.8-71.0 419 33.0 29.0-37.2
GENDER
Male 480 338 63.5 56.6-69.9 142 36.5 30.1-43.4
Female 970 693 69.8 64.6-74.6 277 30.2 25.4-35.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 14 11 76.5 37.7-94.6 3 23.5 5.4-62.3
Non-Hispanic 1,435 1,019 66.9 62.6-70.9 416 33.1 29.1-37.4
AGE
18-24 85 40 50.6 36.4-64.6 45 49.4 35.4-63.6
25-34 197 119 56.4 46.4-65.9 78 43.6 34.1-53.6
35-44 257 183 73.0 64.4-80.1 74 27.0 19.9-35.6
45-54 338 248 75.6 68.6-81.5 90 24.4 18.5-31.4
55-64 276 206 71.1 62.6-78.3 70 28.9 21.7-37.4
65+ 282 224 83.5 77.3-88.2 58 16.5 11.8-22.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 217 141 52.6 40.6-64.2 76 47.4 35.8-59.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 500 337 63.8 56.2-70.7 163 36.2 29.3-43.8
Some Post-H.S. 383 280 70.6 62.2-77.8 103 29.4 22.2-37.8
College Graduate 348 271 75.8 68.7-81.8 77 24.2 18.2-31.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 250 162 58.5 47.1-69.1 88 41.5 30.9-52.9
$15,000- 24,999 306 218 71.7 63.3-78.8 88 28.3 21.2-36.7
$25,000- 34,999 164 110 62.6 49.3-74.2 54 37.4 25.8-50.7
$35,000-49,999 184 143 73.7 61.6-83.1 41 26.3 16.9-38.4
$50,000- 74,999 165 130 80.6 71.1-87.6 35 19.4 12.4-28.9
$75,000+ 175 136 75.7 65.8-83.4 39 24.3 16.6-34.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 463 350 75.4 67.4-81.9 113 24.6 18.1-32.6
No 844 583 64.3 59.0-69.3 261 35.7 30.7-41.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 172 127 75.4 65.7-83.0 45 24.6 17.0-34.3
Non-Veteran 1,159 819 66.1 61.4-70.5 340 33.9 29.5-38.6

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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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