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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-FEMALES

About how many times in the past 12 months have you seen a doctor, nurse, or other health professional for your diabetes?

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  Total
Respond.^
1-5 times 6-11 times 12+ times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,652 1,280 76.6 72.2-80.6 112 6.2 4.7- 8.1 79 4.0 2.9- 5.5 181 13.1 9.5-17.8
-FEMALES 987 775 75.3 67.9-81.5 72 6.5 4.5- 9.2 42 3.7 2.4- 5.7 98 14.5 8.8-23.0
RACE
White 684 543 78.1 72.6-82.7 48 6.7 4.3-10.3 25 3.5 2.0- 6.1 68 11.7 8.2-16.6
African American 243 184 70.3 51.4-84.2 21 4.9 2.8- 8.5 12 4.0 1.8- 8.6 26 20.8 7.9-44.3
Other Minorities 54 44 75.6 50.2-90.5 3 14.2 3.3-44.8 4 2.6 0.8- 8.0 3 7.5 2.2-22.7
AGE
18-44 82 56 55.8 31.1-77.9 10 10.4 4.1-23.9 3 1.5 0.4- 5.4 13 32.3 11.2-64.2
45-54 141 117 83.2 72.6-90.3 9 8.3 3.3-19.7 2 1.1 0.3- 4.5 13 7.3 3.7-13.7
55-64 263 211 81.3 73.9-86.9 19 5.5 3.3- 9.2 10 3.2 1.2- 8.6 23 10.0 5.8-16.6
65+ 497 389 77.4 71.3-82.5 33 4.3 2.8- 6.4 27 6.2 3.6-10.3 48 12.2 8.2-17.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 231 170 71.0 59.4-80.3 18 8.2 3.8-16.6 23 7.7 4.3-13.5 20 13.2 6.4-25.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 354 282 71.7 54.9-84.0 28 5.1 3.1- 8.3 12 4.2 1.9- 9.0 32 19.1 7.7-40.0
Some Post-H.S. 240 190 79.1 70.7-85.6 13 6.2 2.7-13.4 5 1.2 0.4- 3.3 32 13.5 8.6-20.6
College Graduate 157 128 83.8 74.0-90.4 13 8.2 3.4-18.6 2 0.9 0.2- 3.5 14 7.1 3.7-13.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 214 157 73.9 64.2-81.8 13 4.6 2.2- 9.5 15 8.0 3.9-15.6 29 13.5 8.1-21.6
$15,000- 24,999 217 165 74.3 65.3-81.7 21 8.9 5.3-14.5 13 5.7 2.8-11.4 18 11.0 6.3-18.7
$25,000- 34,999 104 78 73.3 58.9-84.1 8 10.9 3.8-27.7 5 4.1 1.6-10.1 13 11.6 5.5-22.8
$35,000- 49,999 107 96 91.4 83.8-95.7 7 5.1 2.1-11.7 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8 3 3.1 0.9- 9.6
$50,000- 74,999 94 79 83.1 68.5-91.7 5 6.9 1.7-23.5 1 0.7 0.1- 4.8 9 9.4 4.0-20.6
$75,000+ 69 58 83.2 65.3-92.9 4 7.5 1.6-29.0 0 0.0 . - . 7 9.3 3.4-23.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 604 457 75.0 69.5-79.9 52 8.3 5.5-12.5 35 5.9 3.7- 9.4 60 10.7 7.7-14.7
No 339 279 74.3 57.2-86.1 19 4.4 2.2- 8.9 6 1.0 0.4- 2.8 35 20.3 9.0-39.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 19 13 62.4 32.6-85.1 3 12.2 2.8-40.1 0 0.0 . - . 3 25.4 7.7-58.3
Non-Veteran 868 685 75.0 66.7-81.7 63 6.8 4.6- 9.9 38 3.9 2.5- 6.2 82 14.3 8.1-24.1

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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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