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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-AFRICAN AMERICANS

About how many times in the past 12 months have you seen a doctor, nurse, or other health professional for your diabetes?

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Respond.^
1-5 times 6-11 times 12+ times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,652 1,280 76.6 72.2-80.6 112 6.2 4.7- 8.1 79 4.0 2.9- 5.5 181 13.1 9.5-17.8
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 364 272 73.8 61.1-83.4 35 6.1 3.9- 9.6 23 5.0 2.9- 8.7 34 15.1 6.5-31.3
GENDER
Male 121 88 79.1 68.5-86.8 14 8.1 4.0-15.6 11 6.6 2.9-14.0 8 6.2 2.4-15.4
Female 243 184 70.3 51.4-84.2 21 4.9 2.8- 8.5 12 4.0 1.8- 8.6 26 20.8 7.9-44.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 2 1 94.3 50.8-99.6 0 0.0 . - . 1 5.7 0.4-49.2 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 362 271 73.3 60.5-83.1 35 6.3 4.0- 9.8 22 5.0 2.8- 8.8 34 15.4 6.6-31.9
AGE
18-44 32 23 52.9 18.6-84.7 4 6.9 1.7-24.0 1 1.4 0.2-10.6 4 38.8 8.8-80.5
45-54 63 45 72.3 54.6-85.0 9 8.0 3.6-16.7 4 8.0 2.1-25.5 5 11.7 3.8-31.2
55-64 123 94 85.1 76.4-90.9 7 2.5 1.1- 5.8 9 5.2 2.0-13.0 13 7.2 3.8-13.4
65+ 144 108 75.6 64.9-83.8 15 8.5 4.3-15.8 9 5.5 2.6-11.0 12 10.5 5.1-20.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 87 64 76.4 62.2-86.4 7 6.8 2.5-17.1 8 8.3 3.5-18.2 8 8.6 3.2-20.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 141 105 69.1 44.0-86.4 18 5.7 3.0-10.5 8 3.8 1.5- 9.2 10 21.5 6.0-54.0
Some Post-H.S. 73 53 75.3 60.8-85.7 6 9.6 3.5-23.8 5 3.0 1.1- 8.1 9 12.0 5.6-24.0
College Graduate 61 48 80.7 64.5-90.6 4 3.0 1.0- 8.7 2 6.5 1.2-28.5 7 9.8 4.1-21.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 91 62 72.9 59.5-83.2 9 5.8 2.7-12.4 8 9.7 4.2-21.0 12 11.5 5.7-21.9
$15,000- 24,999 79 60 81.9 70.1-89.7 9 7.7 3.5-15.9 7 7.5 3.0-17.8 3 2.9 0.8- 9.8
$25,000- 34,999 39 29 85.2 68.2-93.9 4 5.9 1.7-19.0 1 0.9 0.1- 6.3 5 8.0 2.4-23.3
$35,000- 49,999 34 29 89.3 72.9-96.3 3 7.0 1.7-24.3 0 0.0 . - . 2 3.7 0.9-14.4
$50,000- 74,999 38 33 92.9 80.6-97.6 2 1.6 0.3- 8.0 0 0.0 . - . 3 5.4 1.4-18.4
$75,000+ 18 13 77.0 49.4-92.0 1 4.1 0.5-24.9 2 4.0 0.8-17.8 2 15.0 3.6-45.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 222 158 75.4 67.4-82.0 24 8.3 4.8-13.9 21 9.4 5.4-15.8 19 6.9 4.0-11.6
No 122 97 69.1 41.7-87.4 10 4.0 1.8- 8.8 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 14 26.8 9.1-57.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 52 37 76.9 61.2-87.6 6 8.4 3.2-20.0 4 4.5 1.4-13.3 5 10.2 3.9-23.9
Non-Veteran 280 212 72.8 57.6-84.1 26 5.8 3.4- 9.9 17 5.2 2.7- 9.7 25 16.2 6.2-36.1

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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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