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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-WHITES

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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
-WHITES 1,160 229 20.6 17.1-24.6 328 28.7 25.0-32.7 316 28.1 24.2-32.3 287 22.6 19.3-26.4
GENDER
Male 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
Female 669 122 18.3 13.8-23.8 173 26.5 21.8-31.8 195 30.3 25.1-36.1 179 24.9 20.0-30.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 7 0 0.0 . - . 1 7.6 0.9-43.2 3 68.6 29.0-92.1 3 23.8 5.4-62.8
Non-Hispanic 1,150 228 20.6 17.1-24.6 326 29.1 25.4-33.1 312 27.6 23.8-31.9 284 22.7 19.3-26.5
AGE
18-44 70 19 28.6 17.0-44.1 22 33.2 20.8-48.5 10 13.0 5.9-26.3 19 25.2 13.7-41.7
45-54 144 30 20.0 10.9-33.7 42 31.2 21.2-43.2 42 34.8 23.6-48.0 30 14.0 8.8-21.6
55-64 330 66 23.4 17.0-31.5 99 28.3 22.0-35.5 81 22.6 17.0-29.5 84 25.7 19.2-33.4
65+ 611 114 16.5 13.1-20.6 161 26.6 21.9-31.8 182 33.4 27.7-39.6 154 23.5 19.1-28.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 233 40 22.6 13.8-34.9 54 18.5 13.0-25.6 76 35.6 26.1-46.4 63 23.3 15.3-33.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 386 73 16.8 11.8-23.5 114 30.8 24.2-38.4 98 25.3 19.4-32.2 101 27.0 20.8-34.3
Some Post-H.S. 311 63 22.2 15.9-30.0 95 28.7 22.2-36.2 83 31.3 23.5-40.3 70 17.8 13.1-23.8
College Graduate 227 53 22.7 15.9-31.3 64 34.5 26.2-43.9 57 20.9 14.6-28.8 53 22.0 15.2-30.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 178 29 15.3 9.7-23.3 45 23.2 15.0-34.1 54 31.6 21.1-44.5 50 29.8 20.5-41.2
$15,000- 24,999 225 38 15.1 9.7-22.7 57 25.7 18.7-34.3 70 34.3 26.0-43.7 60 24.9 18.3-32.9
$25,000- 34,999 128 20 16.2 9.3-26.9 39 25.6 17.5-35.8 36 36.1 24.8-49.1 33 22.1 14.3-32.6
$35,000- 49,999 156 35 24.7 16.1-36.0 41 26.1 18.0-36.3 37 26.1 16.9-38.0 43 23.0 15.5-32.8
$50,000- 74,999 130 34 22.8 14.6-33.7 35 24.3 15.4-36.1 41 36.2 24.0-50.5 20 16.8 9.0-29.2
$75,000+ 151 38 25.6 16.7-37.1 53 41.4 30.7-53.1 31 18.3 11.2-28.5 29 14.6 9.3-22.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 679 127 21.1 16.2-27.1 174 24.9 20.6-29.8 208 32.3 26.9-38.1 170 21.7 17.9-26.1
No 435 93 19.9 15.2-25.6 139 33.7 27.4-40.6 97 22.6 17.2-29.1 106 23.9 18.1-30.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 215 46 24.0 16.2-34.0 77 38.8 30.0-48.3 50 21.0 14.3-29.9 42 16.2 11.0-23.1
Non-Veteran 833 159 20.4 16.2-25.3 215 24.8 20.8-29.4 238 29.4 24.8-34.6 221 25.4 21.1-30.2

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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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