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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,862 383 15.6 13.0-18.6 7 0.2 0.1- 0.5 1,444 83.2 80.2-85.9 28 1.0 0.6- 1.7
GENDER
Male 617 127 14.2 10.9-18.4 0 0.0 . - . 482 84.8 80.6-88.3 8 0.9 0.3- 2.6
Female 1,245 256 16.7 13.0-21.1 7 0.4 0.2- 0.8 962 82.0 77.6-85.7 20 1.0 0.6- 1.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 16 2 30.6 5.8-76.0 0 0.0 . - . 14 69.4 24.0-94.2 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 1,845 381 15.4 12.9-18.4 7 0.2 0.1- 0.5 1,429 83.4 80.4-86.0 28 1.0 0.6- 1.7
AGE
18-24 89 1 5.9 0.9-31.3 0 0.0 . - . 88 94.1 68.7-99.1 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 207 7 2.7 1.1- 6.5 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 197 97.0 93.3-98.7 2 0.3 0.1- 1.2
35-44 290 25 7.8 4.7-12.5 4 0.7 0.2- 2.0 259 90.8 85.9-94.1 2 0.7 0.2- 3.1
45-54 407 66 13.2 9.5-18.1 0 0.0 . - . 331 84.0 78.6-88.2 10 2.8 1.2- 6.5
55-64 408 129 36.1 29.2-43.6 2 0.4 0.1- 1.8 272 62.9 55.4-69.8 5 0.6 0.2- 1.6
65+ 444 153 37.2 29.9-45.2 0 0.0 . - . 282 61.7 53.8-69.0 9 1.1 0.5- 2.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 317 95 25.0 17.8-34.0 0 0.0 . - . 217 74.5 65.5-81.7 5 0.5 0.2- 1.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 662 151 18.5 13.4-25.0 2 0.1 0.0- 0.4 495 80.3 73.9-85.5 14 1.1 0.5- 2.2
Some Post-H.S. 462 74 10.3 7.4-14.2 4 0.4 0.2- 1.3 379 88.5 84.5-91.6 5 0.7 0.2- 2.2
College Graduate 417 61 9.9 7.0-13.9 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 351 88.5 84.1-91.8 4 1.4 0.4- 4.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 358 100 19.5 14.3-25.9 0 0.0 . - . 253 80.1 73.6-85.3 5 0.4 0.2- 1.1
$15,000- 24,999 391 82 14.1 10.2-19.2 4 0.5 0.2- 1.7 298 83.0 77.4-87.5 7 2.3 0.9- 6.2
$25,000- 34,999 206 40 15.3 9.1-24.5 1 0.4 0.1- 2.6 163 83.2 73.8-89.7 2 1.2 0.2- 5.9
$35,000-49,999 219 34 11.6 7.1-18.4 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3 177 86.4 79.4-91.3 7 1.8 0.8- 4.1
$50,000- 74,999 208 38 15.9 10.5-23.3 0 0.0 . - . 169 83.9 76.4-89.3 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7
$75,000+ 197 18 5.7 3.1-10.1 0 0.0 . - . 178 94.1 89.7-96.7 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 717 239 26.7 21.9-32.0 2 0.2 0.0- 0.8 462 71.8 66.4-76.7 14 1.3 0.7- 2.6
No 980 123 10.6 7.3-15.2 4 0.2 0.1- 0.7 844 88.6 84.1-92.0 9 0.5 0.2- 1.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 228 54 23.1 15.1-33.6 0 0.0 . - . 171 76.3 65.8-84.3 3 0.7 0.2- 2.2
Non-Veteran 1,481 295 15.0 12.2-18.4 7 0.2 0.1- 0.6 1,157 83.9 80.5-86.8 22 0.8 0.4- 1.6

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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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