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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,718 490 29.3 25.9-33.0 1,228 70.7 67.0-74.1
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 383 130 32.6 25.2-40.8 253 67.4 59.2-74.8
GENDER
Male 127 57 41.1 29.3-54.0 70 58.9 46.0-70.7
Female 256 73 26.8 18.3-37.3 183 73.2 62.7-81.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 2 1 5.7 0.4-49.2 1 94.3 50.8-99.6
Non-Hispanic 381 129 33.2 25.7-41.5 252 66.8 58.5-74.3
AGE
18-44 33 14 27.5 10.8-54.5 19 72.5 45.5-89.2
45-54 66 19 25.2 13.4-42.4 47 74.8 57.6-86.6
55-64 129 50 44.4 31.7-57.9 79 55.6 42.1-68.3
65+ 153 46 27.5 18.3-39.0 107 72.5 61.0-81.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 95 37 31.5 19.1-47.2 58 68.5 52.8-80.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 151 52 33.7 21.3-48.8 99 66.3 51.2-78.7
Some Post-H.S. 74 25 30.8 18.7-46.3 49 69.2 53.7-81.3
College Graduate 61 15 33.4 19.1-51.6 46 66.6 48.4-80.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 100 41 41.6 27.6-57.1 59 58.4 42.9-72.4
$15,000- 24,999 82 31 47.0 31.6-63.0 51 53.0 37.0-68.4
$25,000- 34,999 40 12 22.2 10.3-41.6 28 77.8 58.4-89.7
$35,000- 49,999 34 13 47.2 26.0-69.4 21 52.8 30.6-74.0
$50,000- 74,999 38 8 23.3 10.4-44.3 30 76.7 55.7-89.6
$75,000+ 18 4 17.0 4.9-44.7 14 83.0 55.3-95.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 239 91 38.6 29.5-48.5 148 61.4 51.5-70.5
No 123 31 23.7 13.4-38.5 92 76.3 61.5-86.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 54 18 36.5 18.6-59.1 36 63.5 40.9-81.4
Non-Veteran 295 102 31.8 23.6-41.2 193 68.2 58.8-76.4

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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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