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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than age 30 Ages 30 to 50 Ages 50 to 60 Age 60 or older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,614 89 11.4 7.6-16.9 489 35.3 31.4-39.3 463 27.2 24.0-30.7 573 26.1 22.9-29.6
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 342 19 12.5 4.3-31.0 136 42.3 33.1-52.1 103 23.8 17.8-30.9 84 21.4 14.6-30.3
GENDER
Male 117 6 3.7 1.2-10.6 56 56.4 42.1-69.8 29 19.1 11.9-29.3 26 20.7 10.0-38.0
Female 225 13 18.4 5.8-45.1 80 32.8 22.7-44.9 74 26.9 18.5-37.4 58 21.9 14.1-32.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 2 0 0.0 . - . 1 94.3 50.8-99.6 0 0.0 . - . 1 5.7 0.4-49.2
Non-Hispanic 340 19 12.8 4.4-31.5 135 41.1 32.1-50.7 103 24.4 18.3-31.6 83 21.8 14.9-30.8
AGE
18-44 32 8 48.3 16.9-81.1 24 51.7 18.9-83.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45-54 61 5 5.6 2.1-14.2 46 75.9 59.0-87.3 10 18.5 8.4-36.0 0 0.0 . - .
55-64 116 5 6.1 1.4-22.9 40 42.9 29.1-57.8 59 45.1 32.2-58.6 12 6.0 2.7-12.7
65+ 132 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0 26 19.9 11.4-32.3 34 20.9 12.8-32.2 71 59.1 45.1-71.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 85 3 1.1 0.3- 3.8 19 27.4 13.5-47.8 26 28.4 16.4-44.5 37 43.1 25.6-62.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 132 5 20.1 4.7-56.5 61 46.1 29.0-64.2 40 21.4 12.6-33.9 26 12.3 6.3-22.8
Some Post-H.S. 69 4 8.4 2.6-23.8 28 37.3 23.2-53.9 24 33.7 21.0-49.4 13 20.6 8.7-41.6
College Graduate 54 7 14.8 6.6-29.9 27 63.0 46.1-77.3 13 12.9 6.4-24.0 7 9.3 3.4-23.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 88 5 1.9 0.7- 5.1 32 37.5 23.1-54.5 24 31.0 19.0-46.2 27 29.6 16.5-47.1
$15,000- 24,999 74 3 11.8 3.1-36.0 33 42.7 27.2-59.8 22 26.5 14.8-42.8 16 19.0 8.8-36.2
$25,000- 34,999 39 2 2.5 0.5-12.3 13 58.8 35.4-78.7 17 27.4 13.4-47.8 7 11.4 4.1-28.0
$35,000- 49,999 31 2 4.3 1.0-16.5 16 63.5 41.3-81.1 8 25.8 11.4-48.5 5 6.5 2.3-16.6
$50,000- 74,999 37 2 2.8 0.7-11.1 19 68.1 48.2-83.0 6 14.2 4.9-34.4 10 14.9 6.2-31.8
$75,000+ 15 2 18.8 4.5-53.1 5 41.6 14.7-74.6 7 34.7 13.4-64.7 1 4.9 0.6-29.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 219 14 7.8 3.5-16.2 86 38.1 28.9-48.2 62 23.7 17.0-32.0 57 30.5 20.5-42.7
No 107 5 21.2 4.6-59.9 46 50.6 30.2-70.9 34 21.0 11.8-34.7 22 7.1 3.6-13.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 52 0 0.0 . - . 25 50.3 27.3-73.1 10 12.5 5.4-26.3 17 37.2 15.6-65.6
Non-Veteran 261 17 15.0 5.0-37.1 99 39.9 29.7-51.1 86 26.7 19.4-35.5 59 18.4 12.3-26.6

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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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