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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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Past month Past year Past 2 years 2+ years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,683 290 16.3 13.6-19.5 922 52.1 47.9-56.3 223 12.8 10.6-15.3 187 11.6 9.3-14.4 61 7.1 3.9-12.5
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 369 46 10.9 7.1-16.3 218 55.5 45.2-65.3 48 11.9 8.0-17.4 35 9.9 6.0-16.0 22 11.8 4.0-30.1
GENDER
Male 121 15 12.8 6.2-24.6 75 65.9 53.2-76.6 12 6.8 3.5-12.7 9 6.9 2.6-17.2 10 7.6 3.3-16.6
Female 248 31 9.7 6.0-15.4 143 49.1 36.0-62.3 36 15.1 9.2-23.7 26 11.8 6.5-20.4 12 14.4 3.5-43.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 1 0 0.0 . - . 1 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 368 46 11.1 7.3-16.6 217 54.5 44.3-64.3 48 12.2 8.2-17.8 35 10.1 6.1-16.3 22 12.1 4.1-30.6
AGE
18-44 33 1 1.3 0.2- 9.7 14 29.5 10.9-58.9 10 18.6 6.7-42.0 4 6.7 1.7-22.8 4 43.8 13.2-80.0
45-54 64 6 6.2 2.5-14.7 36 61.4 44.4-76.0 6 7.1 2.9-16.3 7 16.4 6.2-36.6 9 8.9 3.7-19.8
55-64 126 16 17.6 9.3-30.7 72 54.7 41.2-67.6 16 14.3 7.2-26.6 15 9.8 4.2-21.3 7 3.6 1.5- 8.7
65+ 144 23 12.5 7.3-20.4 94 69.7 58.2-79.2 16 7.7 4.2-13.6 9 8.6 3.3-20.8 2 1.6 0.3- 6.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 89 15 16.0 8.4-28.4 52 71.4 57.6-82.1 12 7.8 3.8-15.5 6 3.3 1.2- 8.7 4 1.5 0.5- 4.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 146 13 8.7 3.7-19.1 86 44.3 29.0-60.7 19 12.6 6.4-23.4 18 14.6 7.2-27.2 10 19.8 5.3-52.2
Some Post-H.S. 72 12 15.8 7.6-30.2 40 56.3 40.4-71.1 9 8.8 4.1-18.0 8 13.0 5.6-27.6 3 6.0 1.8-18.1
College Graduate 60 6 5.5 2.0-14.2 39 65.6 47.8-79.9 8 19.3 9.0-36.6 2 1.1 0.2- 5.1 5 8.5 2.1-28.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 93 13 19.7 9.0-38.0 51 57.0 41.0-71.7 13 12.4 5.7-25.0 12 8.8 4.3-17.1 4 2.0 0.7- 5.8
$15,000- 24,999 81 12 10.1 5.1-19.2 43 51.9 36.0-67.5 12 21.8 10.4-39.9 9 9.0 3.2-22.7 5 7.2 2.6-18.4
$25,000- 34,999 38 3 6.5 1.5-24.4 28 78.1 57.5-90.4 6 11.3 4.3-26.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 4.1 0.6-24.7
$35,000- 49,999 34 5 15.8 5.7-36.9 22 60.3 36.9-79.8 2 3.9 0.9-15.5 3 6.9 1.5-26.4 2 13.1 2.5-47.2
$50,000- 74,999 38 6 16.5 6.6-35.8 23 64.4 44.5-80.4 4 11.1 3.5-30.0 3 6.3 1.8-20.1 2 1.6 0.3- 8.0
$75,000+ 18 2 6.5 1.1-29.6 13 69.6 40.4-88.5 1 6.6 0.9-35.4 0 0.0 . - . 2 17.3 4.3-49.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 230 33 13.6 8.8-20.5 136 56.2 46.6-65.4 28 14.8 9.0-23.4 22 12.3 6.7-21.5 11 3.1 1.5- 6.2
No 119 12 8.1 3.0-19.7 68 51.2 31.5-70.6 18 9.4 4.9-17.1 10 6.0 2.1-15.6 11 25.4 7.9-57.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 52 9 23.9 9.6-48.2 33 64.2 43.1-80.9 5 4.9 1.7-13.4 3 1.9 0.5- 6.4 2 5.1 1.2-20.0
Non-Veteran 283 34 9.1 5.7-14.0 163 52.7 41.1-64.1 39 13.3 8.6-20.1 30 11.5 6.7-18.9 17 13.4 4.2-35.5

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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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