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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Last 12 months 1 or more years ago Don't know Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,616 1,299 77.3 72.5-81.4 119 9.2 7.2-11.7 163 9.4 7.3-11.9 35 4.2 1.5-10.8
-FEMALES 967 774 73.1 65.4-79.6 74 10.5 7.6-14.3 96 10.5 7.4-14.6 23 6.0 1.7-19.0
RACE
White 668 532 74.1 68.1-79.4 50 12.0 8.3-17.1 70 11.7 8.0-16.6 16 2.2 1.1- 4.4
African American 238 195 73.4 52.6-87.3 18 6.6 3.2-13.1 21 6.5 3.5-11.8 4 13.5 2.8-46.1
Other Minorities 55 42 58.6 30.7-81.9 5 17.1 5.0-44.8 5 22.8 4.9-63.1 3 1.5 0.4- 5.2
AGE
18-44 79 52 52.1 29.2-74.2 11 12.3 5.4-25.6 14 14.6 5.7-32.4 2 21.0 3.7-64.7
45-54 136 110 79.3 67.4-87.6 10 9.3 4.0-20.2 12 6.9 3.3-13.9 4 4.5 1.2-15.5
55-64 255 207 77.5 67.6-85.0 23 12.9 7.4-21.4 22 9.3 4.4-18.4 3 0.4 0.1- 1.4
65+ 492 401 77.9 70.9-83.6 30 8.5 4.8-14.5 47 10.7 6.9-16.4 14 2.9 1.3- 6.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 228 181 78.9 66.8-87.4 17 8.2 4.4-14.8 26 11.0 4.5-24.8 4 1.9 0.6- 6.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 346 272 65.7 50.1-78.5 25 8.9 4.9-15.6 37 12.7 7.5-20.7 12 12.7 3.0-40.6
Some Post-H.S. 231 193 81.6 72.8-88.1 19 10.5 5.6-18.8 14 5.8 3.0-11.1 5 2.0 0.4- 9.1
College Graduate 157 125 71.4 58.5-81.5 13 17.6 9.1-31.4 18 10.7 5.5-19.7 1 0.4 0.1- 2.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 225 173 77.7 69.0-84.5 16 8.0 4.1-15.3 30 12.5 7.8-19.3 6 1.8 0.7- 4.8
$15,000- 24,999 203 157 66.0 53.4-76.7 20 13.6 8.0-22.1 19 15.8 7.4-30.4 7 4.7 1.5-13.7
$25,000- 34,999 98 82 81.6 67.9-90.3 6 7.9 2.6-21.9 9 10.0 4.3-21.7 1 0.5 0.1- 3.4
$35,000- 49,999 109 91 82.8 68.3-91.5 5 5.4 2.0-13.7 11 10.7 3.8-27.0 2 1.0 0.2- 4.5
$50,000- 74,999 92 83 84.8 66.8-93.9 5 9.4 2.6-28.6 3 5.2 1.1-20.9 1 0.5 0.1- 3.7
$75,000+ 67 53 62.7 44.1-78.2 8 31.6 16.7-51.6 6 5.7 2.2-14.0 0 0.0 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 615 487 76.9 71.2-81.8 46 11.2 7.5-16.3 69 9.6 6.8-13.4 13 2.3 1.0- 5.2
No 342 280 67.9 52.5-80.3 27 9.5 5.4-16.1 26 11.7 6.3-20.8 9 10.9 2.3-39.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 18 15 85.3 56.0-96.3 1 9.3 1.3-44.8 2 5.5 1.2-21.3 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Veteran 850 686 72.9 64.3-80.0 60 10.0 7.0-14.2 82 10.4 7.1-15.0 22 6.7 1.9-21.1

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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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