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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Pre-Diabetes
(formerly Diabetes Screening)

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 10,408 894 7.1 6.5- 7.9 9,514 92.9 92.1-93.5
-Buncombe County 219 20 7.4 4.2-12.8 199 92.6 87.2-95.8
GENDER
Male 81 5 7.7 2.8-19.4 76 92.3 80.6-97.2
Female 138 15 7.2 4.2-12.1 123 92.8 87.9-95.8
RACE
White 204 19 6.9 3.9-11.8 185 93.1 88.2-96.1
Other 11 1 18.9 2.3-69.8 10 81.1 30.2-97.7
AGE
18-44 48 5 8.0 2.8-20.8 43 92.0 79.2-97.2
45+ 166 15 7.2 4.2-12.2 151 92.8 87.8-95.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 70 8 8.2 3.1-19.6 62 91.8 80.4-96.9
Some College + 149 12 7.0 3.4-13.7 137 93.0 86.3-96.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 110 10 10.0 4.3-21.4 100 90.0 78.6-95.7
$50,000+ 74 5 4.4 1.7-10.9 69 95.6 89.1-98.3

Back to Pre-Diabetes
(formerly Diabetes Screening).

*Females who reported being diagnosed with gestational pre-diabetes 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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