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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
-MALES 649 525 82.2 77.7-85.9 45 7.7 5.2-11.2 67 8.1 5.8-11.1 12 2.1 1.0- 4.3
RACE
White 478 393 82.5 77.3-86.7 28 6.3 3.8-10.1 51 9.4 6.6-13.2 6 1.8 0.6- 5.4
African American 118 93 83.0 72.2-90.1 11 8.7 3.8-18.6 10 5.9 2.3-13.9 4 2.5 0.8- 7.7
Other Minorities 46 33 74.6 52.0-88.8 6 17.9 6.6-40.2 5 4.8 1.4-15.3 2 2.8 0.6-11.5
AGE
18-44 39 24 70.5 51.5-84.3 7 16.2 6.8-33.9 6 9.2 3.8-20.8 2 4.1 0.9-16.4
45-54 92 74 79.3 65.4-88.6 12 16.4 8.0-30.8 4 3.1 1.0- 9.1 2 1.1 0.3- 4.6
55-64 217 179 85.0 77.9-90.1 15 4.8 2.7- 8.4 19 7.1 3.8-12.8 4 3.1 1.0- 9.5
65+ 298 245 84.6 78.3-89.3 11 3.0 1.6- 5.7 38 11.6 7.4-17.9 4 0.7 0.2- 2.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 125 96 82.4 71.2-89.8 6 3.5 1.4- 8.4 18 10.8 5.2-21.2 5 3.3 1.0-10.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 213 156 74.2 65.2-81.5 22 11.6 6.7-19.5 29 10.0 6.2-15.7 6 4.2 1.5-10.8
Some Post-H.S. 166 140 81.9 71.9-88.9 12 10.6 5.2-20.5 13 7.2 3.6-14.0 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9
College Graduate 144 132 93.6 87.5-96.8 5 2.3 0.9- 5.6 7 4.1 1.6-10.3 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 83 60 77.1 61.7-87.6 6 6.0 2.3-14.7 15 14.1 6.5-27.9 2 2.7 0.6-10.7
$15,000- 24,999 125 93 77.7 67.1-85.6 14 12.0 6.2-21.9 15 7.4 4.1-13.1 3 2.8 0.7-11.3
$25,000- 34,999 71 56 83.5 70.6-91.4 4 4.6 1.6-12.5 7 6.0 2.5-13.9 4 5.8 1.7-18.0
$35,000- 49,999 91 76 84.5 72.4-91.8 7 4.0 1.7- 9.0 8 11.6 5.1-24.1 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000- 74,999 80 70 85.6 70.7-93.7 5 7.6 2.2-23.1 5 6.8 2.3-18.4 0 0.0 . - .
$75,000+ 107 99 94.6 87.5-97.8 2 3.1 0.8-11.7 5 1.8 0.7- 4.6 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 377 294 79.9 74.2-84.6 26 6.7 4.3-10.4 48 11.3 7.7-16.2 9 2.1 1.0- 4.6
No 263 222 84.0 76.4-89.5 19 9.1 5.0-16.2 19 4.8 2.6- 8.7 3 2.1 0.5- 7.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 257 222 87.3 81.3-91.6 6 2.1 0.8- 5.3 25 8.9 5.4-14.3 4 1.7 0.5- 5.3
Non-Veteran 340 265 80.3 73.7-85.5 34 11.1 7.1-17.0 35 6.2 3.9- 9.9 6 2.3 0.8- 6.3

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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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