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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control

In the last year, have you had a hospitalization or emergency visit because of your diabetes?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,612 106 6.7 5.0- 8.9 1,506 93.3 91.1-95.0
GENDER
Male 650 44 7.5 4.8-11.6 606 92.5 88.4-95.2
Female 962 62 5.9 4.0- 8.7 900 94.1 91.3-96.0
RACE
White 1,144 69 6.8 4.7- 9.8 1,075 93.2 90.2-95.3
African American 354 30 6.5 3.9-10.8 324 93.5 89.2-96.1
Asian 3 0 0.0 . - . 3 100 . - .
Native American 66 5 17.5 4.1-51.2 61 82.5 48.8-95.9
Other Minorities 32 2 1.4 0.3- 6.0 30 98.6 94.0-99.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 32 4 4.6 1.4-14.3 28 95.4 85.7-98.6
-English Speaking 16 3 7.4 1.7-26.7 13 92.6 73.3-98.3
-Spanish Speaking 16 1 1.5 0.2-10.8 15 98.5 89.2-99.8
Non-Hispanic 1,574 101 6.8 5.0- 9.1 1,473 93.2 90.9-95.0
AGE
18-24 4 0 0.0 . - . 4 100 . - .
25-34 29 2 2.5 0.5-11.2 27 97.5 88.8-99.5
35-44 85 10 11.6 5.1-24.4 75 88.4 75.6-94.9
45-54 228 20 8.7 4.2-17.0 208 91.3 83.0-95.8
55-64 472 29 7.3 4.5-11.6 443 92.7 88.4-95.5
65-74 476 24 4.6 2.4- 8.5 452 95.4 91.5-97.6
75+ 310 21 6.2 3.0-12.4 289 93.8 87.6-97.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 352 33 8.0 4.7-13.3 319 92.0 86.7-95.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 556 37 5.9 3.6- 9.5 519 94.1 90.5-96.4
Some Post-H.S. 398 24 8.9 4.9-15.7 374 91.1 84.3-95.1
College Graduate 300 11 3.7 1.5- 9.1 289 96.3 90.9-98.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 306 33 12.4 7.3-20.2 273 87.6 79.8-92.7
$15,000- 24,999 328 24 5.8 3.3- 9.9 304 94.2 90.1-96.7
$25,000- 34,999 168 12 5.6 3.0-10.3 156 94.4 89.7-97.0
$35,000- 49,999 200 11 9.3 4.3-18.8 189 90.7 81.2-95.7
$50,000-74,999 172 7 7.3 2.5-19.5 165 92.7 80.5-97.5
$75,000+ 173 4 3.5 0.9-12.8 169 96.5 87.2-99.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 988 88 10.7 7.8-14.5 900 89.3 85.5-92.2
No 605 18 1.9 1.1- 3.3 587 98.1 96.7-98.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 276 16 4.2 1.9- 9.0 260 95.8 91.0-98.1
Non-Veteran 1,186 83 7.4 5.2-10.2 1,103 92.6 89.8-94.8

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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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