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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Pre-Diabetes-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,476 124 7.6 5.6-10.3 1,352 92.4 89.7-94.4
GENDER
Male 489 34 6.2 3.5-10.8 455 93.8 89.2-96.5
Female 987 90 8.8 6.2-12.5 897 91.2 87.5-93.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 14 0 0.0 . - . 14 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 1,461 124 7.7 5.7-10.4 1,337 92.3 89.6-94.3
AGE
18-24 88 5 8.0 2.9-20.2 83 92.0 79.8-97.1
25-34 199 10 5.3 1.6-16.0 189 94.7 84.0-98.4
35-44 264 15 4.7 2.6- 8.5 249 95.3 91.5-97.4
45-54 341 30 9.3 5.4-15.5 311 90.7 84.5-94.6
55-64 280 35 12.1 7.3-19.4 245 87.9 80.6-92.7
65+ 289 28 9.2 5.7-14.6 261 90.8 85.4-94.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 222 16 3.2 1.6- 6.3 206 96.8 93.7-98.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 510 45 9.6 5.5-16.1 465 90.4 83.9-94.5
Some Post-H.S. 387 38 8.6 5.3-13.7 349 91.4 86.3-94.7
College Graduate 355 25 6.2 3.5-10.7 330 93.8 89.3-96.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 257 19 5.8 2.7-12.0 238 94.2 88.0-97.3
$15,000- 24,999 308 31 11.5 6.2-20.1 277 88.5 79.9-93.8
$25,000- 34,999 166 8 2.8 1.1- 7.0 158 97.2 93.0-98.9
$35,000-49,999 185 25 10.4 5.4-18.9 160 89.6 81.1-94.6
$50,000- 74,999 170 11 4.3 2.1- 8.6 159 95.7 91.4-97.9
$75,000+ 179 11 6.0 2.7-12.8 168 94.0 87.2-97.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 476 51 10.0 6.0-16.1 425 90.0 83.9-94.0
No 856 64 6.4 4.4- 9.1 792 93.6 90.9-95.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 174 15 6.4 3.3-12.1 159 93.6 87.9-96.7
Non-Veteran 1,185 100 7.5 5.3-10.7 1,085 92.5 89.3-94.7

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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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