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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Pre-Diabetes-WHITES

Have you ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that you have pre-diabetes
or borderline diabetes?*

(See footnote for definition of Yes group.)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,528 1,004 7.1 6.4- 7.9 10,524 92.9 92.1-93.6
-WHITES 9,264 818 7.5 6.8- 8.4 8,446 92.5 91.6-93.2
GENDER
Male 3,451 264 6.0 5.0- 7.2 3,187 94.0 92.8-95.0
Female 5,813 554 8.9 7.9-10.1 5,259 91.1 89.9-92.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 122 7 6.4 2.2-17.5 115 93.6 82.5-97.8
Non-Hispanic 9,129 811 7.6 6.8- 8.4 8,318 92.4 91.6-93.2
AGE
18-24 261 10 1.9 0.9- 3.8 251 98.1 96.2-99.1
25-34 836 60 6.5 4.5- 9.3 776 93.5 90.7-95.5
35-44 1,435 114 6.9 5.2- 9.0 1,321 93.1 91.0-94.8
45-54 1,833 159 8.3 6.7-10.2 1,674 91.7 89.8-93.3
55-64 1,890 197 10.2 8.5-12.2 1,693 89.8 87.8-91.5
65+ 2,930 270 9.9 8.2-11.8 2,660 90.1 88.2-91.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 901 104 10.4 7.4-14.5 797 89.6 85.5-92.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,649 247 6.7 5.5- 8.1 2,402 93.3 91.9-94.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,372 235 8.8 7.2-10.6 2,137 91.2 89.4-92.8
College Graduate 3,334 232 6.5 5.4- 7.8 3,102 93.5 92.2-94.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 730 93 10.5 7.2-15.0 637 89.5 85.0-92.8
$15,000- 24,999 1,258 119 8.7 6.4-11.8 1,139 91.3 88.2-93.6
$25,000- 34,999 925 113 10.5 7.7-14.2 812 89.5 85.8-92.3
$35,000-49,999 1,247 93 6.5 4.8- 8.7 1,154 93.5 91.3-95.2
$50,000- 74,999 1,381 138 10.0 7.8-12.7 1,243 90.0 87.3-92.2
$75,000+ 2,324 158 5.9 4.8- 7.3 2,166 94.1 92.7-95.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,848 365 11.9 10.2-13.8 2,483 88.1 86.2-89.8
No 5,913 419 6.0 5.2- 7.0 5,494 94.0 93.0-94.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,193 107 8.5 6.3-11.4 1,086 91.5 88.6-93.7
Non-Veteran 7,310 652 7.4 6.6- 8.3 6,658 92.6 91.7-93.4

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*Females who reported being diagnosed with gestational pre-diabetes (N=147) were included in the YES group.
The pre-diabetes screening question is asked only of respondents who reported NOT having diabetes, or not having pre-diabetes as
derived from the Diabetes Core question.

^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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