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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-MALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Once a year 2-3/year 4 or more times/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,634 315 19.7 16.7-23.2 438 27.8 24.4-31.6 488 28.1 24.8-31.8 393 24.3 20.1-29.0
-MALES 664 138 21.4 17.1-26.5 201 33.2 27.6-39.3 181 24.6 20.1-29.7 144 20.8 16.2-26.3
RACE
White 491 107 23.1 17.9-29.2 155 31.2 25.6-37.3 121 25.6 20.1-32.0 108 20.2 15.9-25.2
African American 122 23 19.0 10.9-30.9 36 35.9 23.9-50.0 44 22.6 15.0-32.5 19 22.5 11.5-39.3
Other Minorities 46 7 17.3 6.5-38.6 7 35.4 11.6-69.7 15 25.0 10.5-48.6 17 22.3 10.3-41.8
AGE
18-44 38 10 25.5 12.0-46.1 11 44.4 23.7-67.2 9 14.7 6.7-29.1 8 15.5 6.4-33.0
45-54 94 14 17.3 9.0-30.7 29 32.0 20.5-46.2 32 32.9 20.7-47.9 19 17.8 9.9-29.9
55-64 221 47 24.7 16.8-34.8 71 34.7 25.5-45.2 58 25.1 18.1-33.7 45 15.5 10.5-22.1
65+ 308 67 19.1 14.0-25.5 88 28.4 21.5-36.3 81 22.5 16.3-30.1 72 30.1 20.8-41.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 131 31 19.4 11.6-30.5 30 31.0 16.9-49.8 42 25.7 15.8-38.8 28 23.9 11.4-43.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 215 44 21.8 14.0-32.3 72 36.1 27.0-46.5 47 17.8 12.0-25.4 52 24.3 17.1-33.3
Some Post-H.S. 169 33 22.0 14.2-32.5 55 29.8 21.5-39.7 47 32.4 22.7-43.9 34 15.8 10.5-23.1
College Graduate 149 30 22.2 14.0-33.3 44 35.0 24.8-46.8 45 24.3 16.4-34.5 30 18.5 11.5-28.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 85 14 22.2 9.5-43.6 19 33.0 14.0-60.0 32 28.9 16.7-45.1 20 15.9 8.4-27.8
$15,000- 24,999 125 26 18.9 11.5-29.6 36 29.4 19.6-41.5 33 28.8 18.7-41.7 30 22.8 14.0-34.9
$25,000- 34,999 71 10 12.4 6.0-23.9 27 41.3 22.7-62.8 14 20.2 9.6-37.6 20 26.0 14.2-42.8
$35,000- 49,999 94 19 23.7 13.4-38.5 29 31.8 20.4-45.9 23 19.4 11.0-31.9 23 25.1 14.8-39.2
$50,000- 74,999 83 17 13.4 7.0-24.2 26 37.2 23.5-53.3 27 37.5 23.5-53.9 13 11.9 5.9-22.6
$75,000+ 111 31 29.8 18.9-43.5 36 38.1 26.1-51.8 24 19.1 11.1-30.9 20 13.0 7.6-21.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 379 72 22.0 16.0-29.4 102 24.7 19.0-31.6 128 31.5 24.8-38.9 77 21.8 15.1-30.5
No 257 59 20.3 14.1-28.3 90 42.9 33.4-53.0 47 16.2 10.8-23.5 61 20.6 14.6-28.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 267 56 21.4 14.5-30.4 91 33.6 25.7-42.6 71 24.0 17.3-32.2 49 21.1 12.7-32.8
Non-Veteran 343 74 23.0 17.1-30.1 89 31.2 23.5-40.1 94 24.4 18.4-31.5 86 21.4 16.2-27.8

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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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