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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control-WHITES

In the last year, have you had a hospitalization or emergency visit because of your diabetes?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,612 106 6.7 5.0- 8.9 1,506 93.3 91.1-95.0
-WHITES 1,144 69 6.8 4.7- 9.8 1,075 93.2 90.2-95.3
GENDER
Male 479 29 7.8 4.4-13.5 450 92.2 86.5-95.6
Female 665 40 5.9 3.8- 8.9 625 94.1 91.1-96.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 7 1 11.5 1.4-54.9 6 88.5 45.1-98.6
Non-Hispanic 1,133 67 6.8 4.6- 9.8 1,066 93.2 90.2-95.4
AGE
18-44 68 6 4.5 1.8-10.6 62 95.5 89.4-98.2
45-54 142 7 7.3 2.1-22.3 135 92.7 77.7-97.9
55-64 330 24 10.1 6.0-16.5 306 89.9 83.5-94.0
65+ 599 32 4.6 2.7- 7.9 567 95.4 92.1-97.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 233 17 5.3 2.5-10.7 216 94.7 89.3-97.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 377 25 7.9 4.5-13.5 352 92.1 86.5-95.5
Some Post-H.S. 311 19 9.6 4.9-17.9 292 90.4 82.1-95.1
College Graduate 221 8 2.5 1.1- 5.6 213 97.5 94.4-98.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 182 19 14.7 7.4-27.0 163 85.3 73.0-92.6
$15,000- 24,999 223 17 6.9 3.6-12.9 206 93.1 87.1-96.4
$25,000- 34,999 126 9 6.0 2.9-11.8 117 94.0 88.2-97.1
$35,000- 49,999 155 8 10.4 4.4-22.4 147 89.6 77.6-95.6
$50,000- 74,999 126 6 9.8 2.9-28.0 120 90.2 72.0-97.1
$75,000+ 146 3 1.4 0.4- 4.3 143 98.6 95.7-99.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 686 56 10.6 7.0-15.7 630 89.4 84.3-93.0
No 448 13 2.3 1.2- 4.3 435 97.7 95.7-98.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 208 11 4.8 1.8-11.9 197 95.2 88.1-98.2
Non-Veteran 826 54 7.9 5.2-11.8 772 92.1 88.2-94.8

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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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