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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-AFRICAN AMERICANS

Newly Constructed Variable for 2010

Reported number of times respondents with diabetes had a test for hemoglobin 'A one C'
in past 12 months that includes those that have never heard of the test
or don't know (DNK) if they have ever had the test*

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  Total
Respond.^
1 time 2 times 3+ times Never had test DNK or Never heard of A-one-C
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,708 235 16.4 13.7-19.5 403 22.7 20.0-25.6 736 41.3 37.9-44.7 87 6.4 4.8- 8.4 247 13.3 11.1-15.8
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 401 47 12.8 8.7-18.5 78 18.5 13.9-24.3 169 42.6 35.8-49.6 22 6.6 3.7-11.5 85 19.5 14.7-25.5
GENDER
Male 113 15 14.1 7.5-25.1 26 23.3 14.8-34.5 40 39.0 27.6-51.8 8 6.7 2.9-14.5 24 16.9 10.2-26.8
Female 288 32 12.0 7.3-19.2 52 15.7 10.7-22.4 129 44.7 36.5-53.2 14 6.6 3.0-13.9 61 21.0 14.8-28.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 6 0 0.0 . - . 1 24.2 3.3-74.8 4 58.1 17.5-90.0 0 0.0 . - . 1 17.7 2.3-66.5
Non-Hispanic 393 47 13.1 8.8-18.9 77 18.7 14.0-24.6 164 41.8 35.0-49.0 22 6.7 3.8-11.8 83 19.7 14.7-25.7
AGE
18-44 34 10 38.1 19.4-61.1 9 20.1 8.8-39.5 8 19.6 7.5-42.5 4 8.9 2.8-25.2 3 13.3 3.7-37.9
45-54 76 12 13.2 6.7-24.3 15 21.0 10.8-36.8 32 47.5 32.5-63.1 3 2.8 0.7- 9.9 14 15.5 8.0-28.0
55-64 124 16 10.0 5.5-17.6 27 21.3 13.1-32.7 61 51.3 39.4-63.2 8 9.3 4.0-20.0 12 8.1 3.8-16.4
65+ 164 8 4.0 1.6- 9.5 26 14.4 8.6-23.1 68 42.9 32.4-54.1 7 6.1 1.7-19.3 55 32.6 23.2-43.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 106 4 2.7 0.7-10.2 12 13.1 6.3-25.1 44 43.3 30.6-57.0 5 8.2 2.4-24.8 41 32.7 21.8-45.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 130 19 17.6 9.6-29.9 31 17.4 10.5-27.4 44 37.8 26.3-50.9 4 5.6 1.9-15.3 32 21.6 13.3-33.2
Some Post-H.S. 100 15 20.2 10.4-35.5 20 19.3 10.9-31.8 47 42.8 29.6-57.0 11 8.7 4.0-18.0 7 9.0 3.2-22.9
College Graduate 63 8 9.1 3.9-19.7 15 30.9 17.1-49.2 34 53.1 36.5-68.9 2 2.6 0.6-10.4 4 4.4 1.1-16.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 95 9 10.6 5.1-20.9 12 11.9 5.5-23.7 46 41.0 28.8-54.4 5 11.7 4.0-30.0 23 24.7 14.6-38.8
$15,000- 24,999 105 13 14.6 7.6-26.2 21 15.6 8.4-27.0 43 48.7 34.1-63.4 6 5.5 2.2-13.0 22 15.7 8.4-27.5
$25,000- 34,999 33 6 25.0 7.5-57.9 5 6.4 2.2-16.8 16 52.3 28.4-75.2 0 0.0 . - . 6 16.3 5.9-37.8
$35,000- 49,999 42 4 14.2 4.8-35.4 15 45.0 25.8-65.8 16 31.5 17.2-50.5 3 5.1 1.5-15.8 4 4.2 1.4-11.9
$50,000- 74,999 35 5 8.2 3.1-20.1 11 28.3 14.3-48.3 13 39.8 23.0-59.3 4 15.0 5.0-36.8 2 8.7 1.9-32.1
$75,000+ 17 4 19.1 5.6-48.6 3 23.4 6.2-58.5 9 50.9 19.9-81.2 0 0.0 . - . 1 6.5 0.8-36.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 260 23 10.5 6.1-17.7 43 15.4 10.2-22.5 123 46.7 38.0-55.6 10 5.4 2.2-12.9 61 22.0 15.6-30.0
No 127 23 17.4 9.7-29.3 31 24.1 15.4-35.7 44 38.2 27.1-50.6 11 8.8 4.1-17.7 18 11.5 6.1-20.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 54 9 22.6 9.7-44.4 13 21.8 11.0-38.7 21 37.2 21.8-55.7 3 4.1 1.1-14.7 8 14.2 5.7-31.3
Non-Veteran 347 38 11.0 7.1-16.6 65 17.9 13.0-24.3 148 43.5 36.2-51.2 19 7.1 3.8-12.9 77 20.5 15.1-27.1

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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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