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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,708 467 30.2 27.0-33.6 1,241 69.8 66.4-73.0
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 401 117 34.2 27.6-41.5 284 65.8 58.5-72.4
GENDER
Male 113 30 31.6 20.9-44.7 83 68.4 55.3-79.1
Female 288 87 35.8 27.7-44.7 201 64.2 55.3-72.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 6 1 17.7 2.3-66.5 5 82.3 33.5-97.7
Non-Hispanic 393 115 33.6 27.0-41.0 278 66.4 59.0-73.0
AGE
18-44 34 9 28.1 13.0-50.5 25 71.9 49.5-87.0
45-54 76 33 45.9 30.9-61.7 43 54.1 38.3-69.1
55-64 124 36 29.0 19.4-41.1 88 71.0 58.9-80.6
65+ 164 38 33.5 23.0-45.8 126 66.5 54.2-77.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 106 39 44.7 31.7-58.5 67 55.3 41.5-68.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 130 37 32.3 21.5-45.3 93 67.7 54.7-78.5
Some Post-H.S. 100 30 35.2 22.5-50.4 70 64.8 49.6-77.5
College Graduate 63 11 18.4 7.8-37.4 52 81.6 62.6-92.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 95 43 50.7 37.2-64.2 52 49.3 35.8-62.8
$15,000- 24,999 105 33 44.5 30.0-60.0 72 55.5 40.0-70.0
$25,000- 34,999 33 7 13.9 5.6-30.4 26 86.1 69.6-94.4
$35,000- 49,999 42 9 14.6 6.8-28.6 33 85.4 71.4-93.2
$50,000- 74,999 35 4 16.6 5.8-39.2 31 83.4 60.8-94.2
$75,000+ 17 3 36.9 9.3-76.8 14 63.1 23.2-90.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 260 91 41.1 32.5-50.3 169 58.9 49.7-67.5
No 127 23 23.0 13.4-36.6 104 77.0 63.4-86.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 54 14 28.4 14.8-47.7 40 71.6 52.3-85.2
Non-Veteran 347 103 35.3 28.1-43.3 244 64.7 56.7-71.9

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This question was asked of those who had been told they had diabetes by a doctor.

^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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