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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes

Have you ever taken a course or class in how to manage your diabetes yourself?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,704 929 53.7 50.2-57.1 775 46.3 42.9-49.8
GENDER
Male 644 337 52.5 46.9-58.0 307 47.5 42.0-53.1
Female 1,060 592 54.7 50.4-59.0 468 45.3 41.0-49.6
RACE
White 1,195 639 54.9 50.8-58.9 556 45.1 41.1-49.2
African American 401 236 54.2 47.1-61.1 165 45.8 38.9-52.9
Asian 6 2 6.3 0.9-33.1 4 93.7 66.9-99.1
Native American 60 30 47.4 29.4-66.1 30 52.6 33.9-70.6
Other Minorities 28 14 37.2 17.4-62.5 14 62.8 37.5-82.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 42 21 44.0 23.8-66.3 21 56.0 33.7-76.2
-English Speaking 30 17 53.8 31.4-74.8 13 46.2 25.2-68.6
-Spanish Speaking 12 4 34.8 10.1-71.6 8 65.2 28.4-89.9
Non-Hispanic 1,653 905 54.1 50.6-57.5 748 45.9 42.5-49.4
AGE
18-24 1 0 0.0 . - . 1 100 . - .
25-34 36 17 45.6 26.3-66.3 19 54.4 33.7-73.7
35-44 76 53 60.9 44.8-74.9 23 39.1 25.1-55.2
45-54 230 128 54.4 45.6-63.0 102 45.6 37.0-54.4
55-64 503 305 64.9 58.8-70.5 198 35.1 29.5-41.2
65-74 506 282 49.9 43.8-56.1 224 50.1 43.9-56.2
75+ 343 139 36.8 30.2-43.8 204 63.2 56.2-69.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 389 152 35.3 28.4-42.8 237 64.7 57.2-71.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 561 304 52.4 46.5-58.2 257 47.6 41.8-53.5
Some Post-H.S. 406 258 65.1 58.3-71.4 148 34.9 28.6-41.7
College Graduate 346 214 63.8 55.7-71.2 132 36.2 28.8-44.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 315 145 38.1 31.0-45.8 170 61.9 54.2-69.0
$15,000- 24,999 367 197 52.3 44.4-60.1 170 47.7 39.9-55.6
$25,000- 34,999 196 110 56.7 46.4-66.5 86 43.3 33.5-53.6
$35,000- 49,999 214 131 59.9 49.1-69.8 83 40.1 30.2-50.9
$50,000-74,999 163 97 65.6 55.5-74.4 66 34.4 25.6-44.5
$75,000+ 178 122 70.9 61.7-78.7 56 29.1 21.3-38.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,051 572 51.7 47.2-56.3 479 48.3 43.7-52.8
No 602 329 56.3 50.7-61.8 273 43.7 38.2-49.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 287 157 57.1 49.3-64.5 130 42.9 35.5-50.7
Non-Veteran 1,417 772 52.9 49.0-56.8 645 47.1 43.2-51.0

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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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