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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Last 12 months 1 or more years ago Don't know Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,640 1,322 80.6 77.6-83.3 118 7.1 5.5- 9.0 145 8.5 6.6-11.0 55 3.8 2.7- 5.4
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 382 312 80.6 74.0-85.9 30 7.9 4.7-12.9 26 8.4 4.8-14.2 14 3.1 1.6- 5.9
GENDER
Male 108 82 76.5 65.3-84.9 10 9.9 4.8-19.3 8 6.6 2.6-15.5 8 7.0 3.2-14.5
Female 274 230 83.0 74.1-89.3 20 6.6 3.1-13.6 18 9.4 4.7-17.9 6 0.9 0.4- 2.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 6 6 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 375 305 80.5 73.8-85.8 30 7.9 4.7-13.0 26 8.4 4.8-14.3 14 3.2 1.7- 6.0
AGE
18-44 32 24 82.0 63.1-92.4 5 8.7 2.7-24.7 2 4.9 1.1-18.9 1 4.4 0.6-25.7
45-54 75 62 80.3 62.1-91.0 7 6.8 2.7-16.2 2 9.7 2.1-34.5 4 3.2 1.0- 9.6
55-64 118 97 80.2 68.4-88.3 9 4.7 2.3- 9.5 7 9.8 3.9-22.6 5 5.3 2.1-12.8
65+ 155 127 80.5 68.7-88.6 9 10.4 4.2-23.7 15 8.0 4.1-15.1 4 1.0 0.4- 3.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 99 81 82.2 67.5-91.1 4 6.1 1.1-26.8 9 8.3 3.5-18.3 5 3.5 1.2- 9.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 122 98 76.8 64.6-85.7 7 7.9 3.4-17.4 10 9.3 4.0-20.3 7 5.9 2.4-14.0
Some Post-H.S. 97 79 78.5 61.7-89.2 15 13.0 6.7-23.7 3 8.5 1.7-32.8 0 0.0 . - .
College Graduate 62 52 88.1 77.0-94.3 4 3.1 1.0- 8.7 4 6.8 2.4-17.6 2 2.1 0.4-10.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 92 71 73.5 58.4-84.5 9 14.3 5.7-31.4 5 6.1 2.2-15.4 7 6.1 2.6-13.8
$15,000- 24,999 100 80 71.9 54.3-84.6 9 9.6 4.5-19.6 6 15.4 5.3-37.1 5 3.1 1.0- 8.9
$25,000- 34,999 33 30 95.1 79.6-99.0 1 0.7 0.1- 5.0 2 4.3 0.7-21.2 0 0.0 . - .
$35,000- 49,999 40 32 89.5 77.4-95.5 6 7.9 3.0-19.1 2 2.6 0.5-12.2 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000- 74,999 33 27 81.2 60.4-92.4 3 10.1 2.6-32.4 2 6.4 1.4-25.0 1 2.3 0.3-14.7
$75,000+ 16 16 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 250 200 78.4 69.3-85.4 19 8.2 4.2-15.5 19 10.0 5.1-18.6 12 3.4 1.7- 6.6
No 127 109 86.3 76.9-92.3 11 7.6 3.4-15.9 6 5.3 2.1-12.8 1 0.8 0.1- 5.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 53 43 85.9 73.3-93.1 3 3.9 1.1-12.7 5 6.5 2.5-15.9 2 3.8 0.8-15.9
Non-Veteran 329 269 79.7 72.0-85.6 27 8.6 4.9-14.5 21 8.7 4.7-15.6 12 3.0 1.5- 6.1

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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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