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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Last 12 months 1 or more years ago Don't know Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,616 1,299 77.3 72.5-81.4 119 9.2 7.2-11.7 163 9.4 7.3-11.9 35 4.2 1.5-10.8
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 356 288 77.1 63.2-86.9 29 7.4 4.3-12.5 31 6.2 3.7-10.3 8 9.2 2.2-31.9
GENDER
Male 118 93 83.0 72.2-90.1 11 8.7 3.8-18.6 10 5.9 2.3-13.9 4 2.5 0.8- 7.7
Female 238 195 73.4 52.6-87.3 18 6.6 3.2-13.1 21 6.5 3.5-11.8 4 13.5 2.8-46.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 2 2 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 354 286 76.6 62.5-86.5 29 7.6 4.4-12.8 31 6.4 3.8-10.5 8 9.5 2.2-32.4
AGE
18-44 32 23 51.4 18.8-82.9 2 4.1 0.6-22.3 5 7.2 1.9-24.3 2 37.3 8.2-79.9
45-54 63 57 85.4 64.5-95.0 3 7.6 1.5-31.2 1 0.7 0.1- 5.1 2 6.3 1.3-25.8
55-64 118 92 84.0 74.6-90.3 16 9.8 5.4-17.1 9 5.5 2.2-13.4 1 0.7 0.1- 5.0
65+ 141 115 82.5 70.9-90.1 8 7.0 2.3-19.6 15 9.2 4.5-17.8 3 1.3 0.4- 4.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 84 68 87.1 75.7-93.6 6 5.5 2.1-13.7 9 7.0 2.6-17.5 1 0.4 0.1- 2.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 143 108 65.6 42.3-83.2 14 8.7 3.6-19.4 14 6.0 2.7-12.7 7 19.7 5.0-53.7
Some Post-H.S. 69 62 88.6 73.9-95.5 5 7.7 2.3-22.9 2 3.7 0.9-14.2 0 0.0 . - .
College Graduate 58 49 86.1 70.6-94.1 4 5.8 2.1-15.3 5 8.1 2.2-25.3 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 95 73 81.7 69.6-89.6 7 4.8 2.0-11.4 14 12.9 6.3-24.6 1 0.6 0.1- 4.5
$15,000- 24,999 77 54 72.7 57.3-84.0 12 12.1 6.0-22.8 7 5.3 2.2-12.4 4 9.9 3.3-26.6
$25,000- 34,999 39 35 92.0 76.2-97.7 3 6.4 1.6-22.9 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.5 0.2-10.7
$35,000- 49,999 31 27 89.9 71.4-96.9 1 2.4 0.3-15.7 3 7.7 1.9-26.7 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000- 74,999 36 32 86.2 63.8-95.7 1 1.4 0.2- 9.6 3 12.4 3.5-35.8 0 0.0 . - .
$75,000+ 18 18 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 226 178 79.6 71.0-86.1 20 9.5 5.2-16.8 23 8.3 4.5-14.6 5 2.7 0.8- 8.6
No 123 103 72.9 43.0-90.5 9 4.9 1.6-14.3 8 3.9 1.6- 9.4 3 18.4 3.6-57.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 49 42 87.7 72.6-95.0 1 2.1 0.3-13.8 4 4.8 1.3-15.9 2 5.4 1.2-20.9
Non-Veteran 274 219 74.7 58.2-86.2 25 8.4 4.7-14.7 25 6.6 3.7-11.5 5 10.3 2.1-38.2

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*Asked of all respondents with doctor-diagnosed 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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