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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,608 200 14.0 11.2-17.3 1,408 86.0 82.7-88.8
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 357 32 8.7 5.3-14.1 325 91.3 85.9-94.7
GENDER
Male 119 17 12.9 7.2-22.0 102 87.1 78.0-92.8
Female 238 15 6.0 2.5-13.9 223 94.0 86.1-97.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 2 0 0.0 . - . 2 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 355 32 8.9 5.4-14.4 323 91.1 85.6-94.6
AGE
18-44 32 2 5.0 0.9-22.4 30 95.0 77.6-99.1
45-54 63 5 10.1 3.9-24.1 58 89.9 75.9-96.1
55-64 118 14 11.7 5.0-25.0 104 88.3 75.0-95.0
65+ 142 10 6.9 3.1-14.7 132 93.1 85.3-96.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 85 5 6.3 2.0-17.7 80 93.7 82.3-98.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 143 16 8.7 3.7-18.9 127 91.3 81.1-96.3
Some Post-H.S. 69 10 20.0 9.8-36.5 59 80.0 63.5-90.2
College Graduate 58 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2 57 99.4 95.8-99.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 95 6 6.3 2.3-16.3 89 93.7 83.7-97.7
$15,000- 24,999 77 8 13.4 4.2-35.3 69 86.6 64.7-95.8
$25,000- 34,999 39 5 8.6 2.9-23.2 34 91.4 76.8-97.1
$35,000- 49,999 31 1 5.1 0.7-28.8 30 94.9 71.2-99.3
$50,000- 74,999 36 4 8.7 2.7-24.4 32 91.3 75.6-97.3
$75,000+ 18 1 1.0 0.1- 7.4 17 99.0 92.6-99.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 227 25 11.7 6.6-19.9 202 88.3 80.1-93.4
No 123 6 3.6 1.3- 9.2 117 96.4 90.8-98.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 50 8 15.6 6.7-32.3 42 84.4 67.7-93.3
Non-Veteran 274 22 7.8 4.2-14.2 252 92.2 85.8-95.8

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*Asked of all respondents with doctor-diagnosed diabetes

^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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