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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control-MALES

During the past 12 months, was there any time that you did not have testing supplies (strips, lancets, meter)
or diabetes medicine due to lack of money?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, only testing supplies Yes, only medicines Yes, testing supplies and medicince No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,613 79 6.3 4.5- 8.9 50 4.8 3.1- 7.2 112 8.3 6.5-10.6 1,372 80.5 77.1-83.6
-MALES 649 29 4.6 2.7- 7.9 15 2.9 1.6- 5.2 47 8.5 5.8-12.3 558 83.9 79.3-87.7
RACE
White 479 22 4.2 2.5- 6.9 9 2.1 0.9- 4.6 20 4.9 2.5- 9.5 428 88.8 84.0-92.3
African American 118 4 6.3 1.7-20.5 5 5.3 2.0-13.1 21 18.1 10.9-28.7 88 70.2 57.5-80.4
Other Minorities 45 3 3.6 1.0-12.3 1 2.3 0.3-15.3 4 5.1 1.4-16.3 37 89.1 75.0-95.7
AGE
18-44 39 3 14.4 4.2-39.2 5 12.1 4.6-28.3 8 13.8 6.1-28.2 23 59.7 38.5-77.8
45-54 92 11 9.4 4.6-18.3 3 3.1 0.9-10.1 19 15.8 8.3-28.0 59 71.6 58.6-81.8
55-64 216 15 3.3 1.8- 6.0 5 2.1 0.7- 6.1 13 8.2 3.8-16.6 183 86.4 78.4-91.8
65+ 299 0 0.0 . - . 2 0.3 0.1- 1.4 7 3.0 1.3- 6.8 290 96.6 92.9-98.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 125 7 3.3 1.4- 7.6 2 1.2 0.3- 5.6 10 8.0 3.8-16.1 106 87.5 78.7-92.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 213 11 6.9 2.9-15.5 8 5.6 2.7-11.4 22 13.8 7.7-23.7 172 73.7 63.2-82.0
Some Post-H.S. 167 7 3.1 1.1- 8.1 3 2.4 0.5-10.4 12 8.3 4.4-15.1 145 86.3 78.0-91.8
College Graduate 143 4 4.4 1.2-15.2 2 1.0 0.3- 4.1 2 0.4 0.1- 1.8 135 94.1 84.7-97.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 83 6 3.7 1.4- 9.2 3 4.2 1.3-13.2 11 11.4 5.2-23.5 63 80.7 66.8-89.7
$15,000- 24,999 124 6 5.4 1.9-14.1 6 5.5 2.0-14.3 14 14.1 7.7-24.6 98 74.9 63.2-83.9
$25,000- 34,999 71 3 3.2 1.0-10.1 1 1.0 0.1- 6.9 8 10.0 4.5-20.8 59 85.8 74.1-92.7
$35,000- 49,999 91 9 10.6 4.3-24.1 0 0.0 . - . 3 2.3 0.7- 7.6 79 87.0 74.1-94.0
$50,000- 74,999 80 3 7.4 1.6-27.7 1 0.8 0.1- 5.3 4 5.5 1.9-15.0 72 86.4 70.0-94.5
$75,000+ 107 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.7 0.2-11.0 0 0.0 . - . 106 98.3 89.0-99.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 377 23 5.6 3.4- 9.0 8 3.0 1.3- 6.9 32 9.9 6.1-15.6 314 81.5 75.2-86.5
No 263 6 3.8 1.2-11.8 7 2.8 1.2- 6.4 15 7.3 3.9-13.3 235 86.1 78.3-91.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 258 2 0.4 0.1- 1.5 4 1.7 0.5- 5.9 9 6.7 2.8-15.3 243 91.3 83.0-95.7
Non-Veteran 339 24 5.9 3.4-10.0 10 3.8 1.9- 7.5 33 9.3 6.0-14.2 272 81.0 74.8-86.0

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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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