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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-WHITES

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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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
-WHITES 1,175 926 78.2 74.4-81.6 70 6.0 4.3- 8.5 46 3.1 2.0- 4.5 133 12.7 10.0-16.0
GENDER
Male 491 383 78.3 72.7-83.0 22 5.3 3.0- 9.2 21 2.6 1.6- 4.3 65 13.8 9.9-18.8
Female 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
HISPANIC
Hispanic 7 6 89.8 48.7-98.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 10.2 1.2-51.3
Non-Hispanic 1,163 917 78.1 74.2-81.5 69 6.1 4.3- 8.6 46 3.1 2.1- 4.6 131 12.7 10.0-16.1
AGE
18-44 72 51 70.8 54.2-83.2 6 8.2 2.6-22.5 3 2.3 0.7- 7.3 12 18.8 8.7-36.1
45-54 148 126 82.4 70.4-90.2 7 6.3 2.2-16.4 1 0.4 0.1- 2.6 14 11.0 5.1-22.1
55-64 340 277 80.9 74.2-86.2 22 7.6 4.3-13.0 10 2.0 0.9- 4.3 31 9.6 6.0-15.0
65+ 610 469 76.3 71.1-80.8 34 4.0 2.7- 6.0 32 5.4 3.3- 8.8 75 14.3 10.6-19.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 239 178 72.5 61.3-81.5 17 9.6 4.4-19.8 22 6.8 3.9-11.5 22 11.1 5.2-22.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 393 314 77.2 70.3-82.8 20 3.7 2.2- 6.3 13 3.8 1.8- 8.0 46 15.3 10.5-21.8
Some Post-H.S. 317 245 79.0 72.1-84.6 20 7.0 3.7-12.7 6 0.9 0.4- 2.2 46 13.1 8.9-18.9
College Graduate 223 186 83.9 75.8-89.6 13 5.2 2.6-10.3 5 1.6 0.6- 4.1 19 9.4 4.8-17.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 183 137 78.8 69.4-86.0 11 4.5 1.9-10.0 9 4.6 1.8-11.4 26 12.1 6.9-20.2
$15,000- 24,999 234 177 72.3 63.5-79.7 17 9.0 4.5-17.2 13 4.9 2.6- 8.9 27 13.8 8.7-21.2
$25,000- 34,999 132 106 76.1 63.2-85.5 7 8.9 3.0-23.8 5 3.6 1.4- 8.8 14 11.4 5.7-21.5
$35,000- 49,999 154 130 83.8 73.8-90.4 6 2.7 1.1- 6.5 5 1.4 0.5- 4.0 13 12.2 6.2-22.5
$50,000- 74,999 129 105 78.0 65.0-87.2 8 8.3 3.3-19.6 3 2.0 0.6- 6.5 13 11.6 5.2-23.9
$75,000+ 153 133 86.1 75.8-92.4 5 3.7 1.1-11.7 1 0.4 0.1- 2.5 14 9.9 4.7-19.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 689 520 74.7 69.6-79.2 49 7.8 5.1-11.7 39 4.9 3.1- 7.5 81 12.7 9.5-16.7
No 439 364 81.6 75.1-86.8 19 3.9 1.9- 7.5 7 1.0 0.4- 2.4 49 13.5 9.0-19.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 213 170 82.6 74.9-88.2 13 4.5 1.9-10.3 8 3.1 1.4- 6.8 22 9.9 5.8-16.4
Non-Veteran 849 670 76.9 72.0-81.1 51 6.8 4.5-10.0 34 3.2 2.0- 5.2 94 13.1 9.8-17.4

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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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