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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-FEMALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes Yes, during pregnancy No No, borderline diabetes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,260 1,719 9.6 8.9-10.4 86 0.7 0.5- 0.9 11,234 88.7 87.8-89.5 221 1.0 0.9- 1.3
-FEMALES 8,288 1,032 10.0 8.9-11.2 86 1.3 0.9- 1.7 7,025 87.5 86.3-88.7 145 1.2 0.9- 1.5
RACE
White 6,527 711 8.4 7.5- 9.4 74 1.5 1.1- 2.0 5,623 88.8 87.7-89.9 119 1.3 1.0- 1.7
African American 1,245 256 16.7 13.0-21.1 7 0.4 0.2- 0.8 962 82.0 77.6-85.7 20 1.0 0.6- 1.8
Other Minorities 474 59 7.9 4.8-12.6 5 2.0 0.6- 6.8 404 89.6 84.2-93.2 6 0.5 0.2- 1.4
AGE
18-24 205 1 3.1 0.4-18.8 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1 201 96.4 82.8-99.3 2 0.4 0.1- 1.5
25-34 805 22 3.2 1.8- 5.6 15 2.5 1.2- 5.0 763 94.0 90.9-96.1 5 0.3 0.1- 0.9
35-44 1,266 60 5.0 3.5- 7.0 38 2.9 2.0- 4.3 1,154 91.3 88.9-93.1 14 0.8 0.4- 1.7
45-54 1,520 144 8.9 7.0-11.3 15 0.8 0.4- 1.4 1,332 88.5 86.0-90.6 29 1.8 1.1- 2.9
55-64 1,681 272 17.6 15.0-20.7 11 0.8 0.4- 1.5 1,369 80.4 77.4-83.2 29 1.2 0.8- 1.8
65+ 2,714 527 20.8 18.4-23.4 5 0.2 0.1- 1.0 2,118 76.9 74.2-79.3 64 2.1 1.5- 2.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,044 252 17.7 14.2-21.8 7 1.2 0.4- 3.9 754 79.5 75.1-83.3 31 1.6 1.0- 2.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,484 368 13.9 11.2-17.1 12 0.5 0.2- 1.0 2,060 84.3 81.1-87.1 44 1.3 0.9- 1.9
Some Post-H.S. 2,182 244 8.6 7.1-10.3 18 0.8 0.4- 1.4 1,873 89.1 87.1-90.7 47 1.6 1.0- 2.4
College Graduate 2,565 162 4.8 3.8- 5.9 49 2.5 1.7- 3.6 2,331 92.2 90.6-93.5 23 0.6 0.4- 0.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,021 234 16.1 12.9-19.8 4 0.3 0.1- 1.3 759 82.4 78.6-85.6 24 1.2 0.8- 2.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,373 220 12.6 10.1-15.6 11 0.7 0.3- 1.7 1,117 85.4 82.3-88.1 25 1.3 0.8- 2.1
$25,000- 34,999 854 104 10.7 8.1-13.8 9 3.0 1.2- 7.6 725 84.6 80.2-88.2 16 1.7 0.9- 3.3
$35,000- 49,999 1,061 112 7.7 5.9-10.1 6 0.7 0.3- 2.0 928 90.1 87.4-92.3 15 1.5 0.7- 3.0
$50,000- 74,999 1,090 96 8.0 6.0-10.5 18 2.0 1.1- 3.6 959 89.0 86.1-91.3 17 1.0 0.6- 1.8
$75,000+ 1,459 69 4.2 3.0- 5.9 28 1.8 1.2- 2.7 1,353 93.6 91.7-95.0 9 0.4 0.2- 1.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,953 645 19.0 16.9-21.3 25 0.9 0.6- 1.5 2,204 77.6 75.2-79.9 79 2.4 1.8- 3.3
No 4,868 342 6.4 5.1- 8.0 57 1.3 0.9- 1.8 4,411 91.6 90.0-93.0 58 0.7 0.5- 0.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 183 20 8.2 4.5-14.6 3 1.5 0.4- 6.0 158 89.1 82.3-93.6 2 1.2 0.3- 4.5
Non-Veteran 7,401 908 10.0 8.8-11.2 79 1.4 1.0- 1.9 6,287 87.6 86.2-88.8 127 1.1 0.9- 1.4

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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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