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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Pre-Diabetes

Have you ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that you have pre-diabetes
or borderline diabetes?*

(See footnote for definition of Yes group.)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 11,528 1,004 7.1 6.4- 7.9 10,524 92.9 92.1-93.6
GENDER
Male 4,280 320 5.5 4.6- 6.5 3,960 94.5 93.5-95.4
Female 7,248 684 8.7 7.7- 9.7 6,564 91.3 90.3-92.3
RACE
White 9,264 818 7.5 6.8- 8.4 8,446 92.5 91.6-93.2
African American 1,476 124 7.6 5.6-10.3 1,352 92.4 89.7-94.4
Asian 101 8 6.3 2.8-13.7 93 93.7 86.3-97.2
Native American 241 30 8.3 4.8-13.8 211 91.7 86.2-95.2
Other Minorities 373 21 1.8 1.1- 3.1 352 98.2 96.9-98.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 409 13 1.9 0.8- 4.2 396 98.1 95.8-99.2
-English Speaking 216 10 4.6 1.8-11.2 206 95.4 88.8-98.2
-Spanish Speaking 193 3 0.4 0.1- 1.5 190 99.6 98.5-99.9
Non-Hispanic 11,091 991 7.6 6.8- 8.4 10,100 92.4 91.6-93.2
AGE
18-24 404 18 3.3 1.7- 6.3 386 96.7 93.7-98.3
25-34 1,196 75 5.2 3.6- 7.4 1,121 94.8 92.6-96.4
35-44 1,902 141 5.9 4.6- 7.5 1,761 94.1 92.5-95.4
45-54 2,323 209 8.5 7.0-10.2 2,114 91.5 89.8-93.0
55-64 2,273 246 10.7 9.1-12.7 2,027 89.3 87.3-90.9
65-74 1,838 175 8.9 7.3-10.8 1,663 91.1 89.2-92.7
75+ 1,481 131 10.4 7.8-13.7 1,350 89.6 86.3-92.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,337 130 6.4 4.7- 8.7 1,207 93.6 91.3-95.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,352 306 6.9 5.5- 8.5 3,046 93.1 91.5-94.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,929 289 8.6 7.2-10.3 2,640 91.4 89.7-92.8
College Graduate 3,896 279 6.4 5.4- 7.6 3,617 93.6 92.4-94.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,115 121 7.5 5.4-10.4 994 92.5 89.6-94.6
$15,000- 24,999 1,746 161 8.1 6.0-10.7 1,585 91.9 89.3-94.0
$25,000- 34,999 1,182 127 8.2 6.1-10.9 1,055 91.8 89.1-93.9
$35,000- 49,999 1,499 127 7.1 5.4- 9.1 1,372 92.9 90.9-94.6
$50,000-74,999 1,631 158 8.7 6.9-10.9 1,473 91.3 89.1-93.1
$75,000+ 2,616 179 5.9 4.8- 7.2 2,437 94.1 92.8-95.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,547 445 11.2 9.7-13.0 3,102 88.8 87.0-90.3
No 7,254 511 5.7 4.9- 6.5 6,743 94.3 93.5-95.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,437 132 7.8 6.0-10.1 1,305 92.2 89.9-94.0
Non-Veteran 9,144 800 7.0 6.2- 7.8 8,344 93.0 92.2-93.8

Back to Pre-Diabetes.

*Females who reported being diagnosed with gestational pre-diabetes (N=147) were included in the YES group.
The pre-diabetes screening question is asked only of respondents who reported NOT having diabetes, or not having pre-diabetes as
derived from the Diabetes Core question.

^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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