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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes Yes, during pregnancy No No, borderline diabetes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,127 1,708 9.8 9.1-10.5 77 0.9 0.6- 1.3 10,133 88.1 87.3-88.9 209 1.2 1.0- 1.5
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,879 401 14.6 12.7-16.8 13 1.3 0.5- 3.3 1,435 83.1 80.7-85.4 30 0.9 0.6- 1.5
GENDER
Male 552 113 12.6 9.7-16.0 0 0.0 . - . 431 86.7 83.1-89.6 8 0.8 0.3- 1.9
Female 1,327 288 16.3 13.7-19.1 13 2.3 0.9- 5.8 1,004 80.4 76.9-83.5 22 1.1 0.6- 1.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 18 6 17.6 6.3-40.4 0 0.0 . - . 12 82.4 59.6-93.7 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 1,858 393 14.5 12.5-16.7 13 1.3 0.5- 3.3 1,422 83.3 80.8-85.5 30 0.9 0.6- 1.5
AGE
18-44 534 34 4.3 2.8- 6.6 10 2.3 0.8- 6.4 489 93.3 89.7-95.8 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2
45-54 422 76 17.0 12.5-22.6 2 0.4 0.1- 1.7 333 81.2 75.5-85.8 11 1.4 0.7- 3.2
55-64 439 124 25.8 20.7-31.7 0 0.0 . - . 306 71.4 65.3-76.8 9 2.8 1.2- 6.4
65+ 459 164 37.8 31.3-44.7 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0 285 60.4 53.5-67.0 9 1.6 0.7- 3.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 306 106 24.7 18.5-32.2 0 0.0 . - . 197 74.7 67.2-81.0 3 0.5 0.1- 1.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 609 130 13.1 10.1-16.9 8 2.2 0.5- 8.4 460 83.8 78.9-87.7 11 1.0 0.5- 2.1
Some Post-H.S. 490 100 14.7 11.1-19.3 4 1.8 0.5- 6.1 376 82.4 77.4-86.5 10 1.1 0.5- 2.4
College Graduate 470 63 9.4 6.7-13.1 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2 400 89.3 85.3-92.2 6 1.0 0.3- 3.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 351 95 23.2 17.8-29.6 5 2.9 0.9- 9.4 247 73.1 66.2-79.1 4 0.8 0.3- 2.2
$15,000- 24,999 380 105 17.1 12.6-22.7 2 0.1 0.0- 0.6 269 82.4 76.7-86.9 4 0.4 0.1- 1.7
$25,000- 34,999 232 33 11.2 6.8-18.0 2 0.3 0.1- 1.1 193 86.9 79.8-91.7 4 1.7 0.5- 5.7
$35,000- 49,999 223 42 12.2 8.0-18.2 1 0.5 0.1- 3.4 175 85.3 78.7-90.2 5 2.0 0.5- 7.1
$50,000- 74,999 195 35 15.0 10.0-21.9 0 0.0 . - . 157 84.4 77.5-89.5 3 0.5 0.1- 2.0
$75,000+ 198 17 5.0 2.5-10.0 1 0.7 0.1- 4.8 176 93.3 88.2-96.3 4 1.0 0.3- 2.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 790 260 27.3 23.0-32.0 3 0.8 0.2- 4.5 516 70.8 65.9-75.3 11 1.1 0.5- 2.5
No 991 127 7.8 6.1-10.0 8 0.6 0.3- 1.5 840 90.7 88.4-92.6 16 0.8 0.4- 1.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 235 54 17.4 12.1-24.4 1 0.8 0.1- 5.3 177 81.1 74.0-86.7 3 0.7 0.2- 2.4
Non-Veteran 1,643 347 14.2 12.2-16.6 12 1.4 0.5- 3.7 1,257 83.4 80.7-85.8 27 1.0 0.6- 1.6

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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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