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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-FEMALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,696 273 17.6 14.7-20.9 1,423 82.4 79.1-85.3
-FEMALES 1,016 149 14.4 11.1-18.5 867 85.6 81.5-88.9
RACE
White 702 91 14.5 10.3-20.0 611 85.5 80.0-89.7
African American 251 42 12.7 8.0-19.5 209 87.3 80.5-92.0
Other Minorities 57 15 23.5 10.1-45.6 42 76.5 54.4-89.9
AGE
18-44 82 11 6.2 2.6-13.8 71 93.8 86.2-97.4
45-54 142 23 25.6 14.6-40.9 119 74.4 59.1-85.4
55-64 268 45 14.5 9.6-21.3 223 85.5 78.7-90.4
65+ 518 69 13.4 9.4-18.9 449 86.6 81.1-90.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 247 40 16.3 8.4-29.3 207 83.7 70.7-91.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 362 52 13.6 8.9-20.0 310 86.4 80.0-91.1
Some Post-H.S. 240 32 11.8 7.0-19.1 208 88.2 80.9-93.0
College Graduate 161 23 17.7 10.8-27.7 138 82.3 72.3-89.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 229 38 15.3 9.2-24.4 191 84.7 75.6-90.8
$15,000- 24,999 214 34 13.0 8.5-19.6 180 87.0 80.4-91.5
$25,000- 34,999 103 16 11.8 6.4-20.7 87 88.2 79.3-93.6
$35,000- 49,999 110 13 19.4 9.6-35.4 97 80.6 64.6-90.4
$50,000- 74,999 96 8 7.8 3.6-16.3 88 92.2 83.7-96.4
$75,000+ 69 10 15.9 7.0-32.3 59 84.1 67.7-93.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 633 109 18.8 14.1-24.7 524 81.2 75.3-85.9
No 338 37 9.4 5.6-15.2 301 90.6 84.8-94.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 20 3 19.1 4.8-52.2 17 80.9 47.8-95.2
Non-Veteran 892 135 14.0 10.6-18.3 757 86.0 81.7-89.4

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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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