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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control-AFRICAN AMERICANS

During the past 12 months, was there any time that you did not have testing supplies (strips, lancets, meter)
or diabetes medicine due to lack of money?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, only testing supplies Yes, only medicines Yes, testing supplies and medicince No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,634 71 4.7 3.5- 6.3 36 1.9 1.2- 3.0 102 8.5 6.6-11.0 1,425 84.9 82.1-87.3
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 383 24 5.1 3.0- 8.3 12 2.4 1.1- 4.8 38 14.4 9.5-21.0 309 78.2 71.5-83.7
GENDER
Male 109 9 5.9 2.7-12.2 2 1.0 0.2- 3.9 9 14.5 7.1-27.5 89 78.6 66.3-87.3
Female 274 15 4.6 2.3- 9.0 10 3.2 1.4- 7.1 29 14.3 8.7-22.5 220 78.0 69.6-84.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 6 0 0.0 . - . 1 17.7 2.3-66.5 0 0.0 . - . 5 82.3 33.5-97.7
Non-Hispanic 375 24 5.2 3.1- 8.5 11 2.3 1.1- 4.8 37 13.5 8.9-19.9 303 79.1 72.4-84.4
AGE
18-44 32 3 5.7 1.4-20.0 1 0.7 0.1- 4.7 10 32.7 16.0-55.2 18 60.9 38.8-79.3
45-54 75 2 3.2 0.7-12.9 3 2.2 0.6- 7.0 14 20.9 9.9-38.8 56 73.7 56.7-85.8
55-64 119 11 9.1 4.3-18.3 4 2.5 0.9- 6.6 10 12.1 5.2-25.7 94 76.3 63.6-85.6
65+ 155 8 3.0 1.2- 7.1 4 3.1 0.8-11.0 4 4.2 1.2-13.4 139 89.7 80.7-94.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 99 7 6.3 2.4-15.7 4 4.5 1.3-14.2 9 13.8 6.2-27.8 79 75.4 61.3-85.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 123 11 6.5 3.1-13.1 4 1.9 0.7- 5.1 15 22.3 12.0-37.6 93 69.4 55.2-80.6
Some Post-H.S. 97 5 4.4 1.5-12.6 3 1.7 0.5- 5.3 12 12.8 6.4-24.1 77 81.1 69.3-89.1
College Graduate 62 1 1.0 0.1- 6.8 1 0.6 0.1- 4.5 2 1.9 0.4- 7.7 58 96.5 90.5-98.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 92 5 5.0 1.5-15.7 2 1.6 0.4- 6.4 17 24.8 14.1-39.8 68 68.6 53.9-80.4
$15,000- 24,999 100 14 11.3 5.8-21.0 4 2.7 0.9- 7.4 9 13.0 4.7-31.1 73 73.0 57.5-84.4
$25,000- 34,999 33 1 2.6 0.3-16.8 1 1.3 0.2- 9.1 3 5.9 1.7-18.0 28 90.2 76.3-96.4
$35,000- 49,999 40 0 0.0 . - . 4 6.4 2.2-16.8 1 1.7 0.2-11.6 35 91.9 80.7-96.9
$50,000- 74,999 33 2 3.3 0.8-13.1 0 0.0 . - . 1 6.7 1.0-34.9 30 89.9 67.6-97.4
$75,000+ 17 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 36.5 9.0-76.9 15 63.5 23.1-91.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 251 16 4.8 2.5- 9.0 9 3.0 1.3- 6.8 29 15.6 9.7-24.0 197 76.6 68.1-83.4
No 127 8 5.8 2.5-12.9 3 1.3 0.4- 4.1 8 10.7 4.3-24.6 108 82.2 69.6-90.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 53 1 1.6 0.2-10.7 0 0.0 . - . 3 3.8 1.1-12.7 49 94.6 85.1-98.2
Non-Veteran 330 23 5.7 3.4- 9.5 12 2.8 1.3- 5.7 35 16.3 10.7-24.0 260 75.2 67.5-81.5

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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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