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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Past month Past year Past 2 years 2+ years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,675 436 23.7 20.9-26.7 811 47.2 43.7-50.7 192 13.6 11.1-16.4 202 12.4 10.3-14.8 34 3.1 1.8- 5.3
GENDER
Male 631 174 25.1 20.7-30.1 294 45.9 40.4-51.5 72 13.5 10.0-17.9 73 10.9 8.0-14.7 18 4.6 2.2- 9.3
Female 1,044 262 22.3 19.1-26.0 517 48.4 44.0-52.8 120 13.6 10.4-17.7 129 13.7 11.0-17.1 16 1.8 1.0- 3.3
RACE
White 1,175 313 22.6 19.5-26.0 560 47.5 43.4-51.6 135 13.4 10.5-16.9 148 14.4 11.6-17.6 19 2.2 1.3- 3.8
African American 394 101 26.4 20.5-33.2 198 48.1 41.1-55.2 45 14.9 10.2-21.2 41 8.1 5.3-12.0 9 2.5 1.2- 5.4
Asian 6 2 35.1 5.6-83.1 4 64.9 16.9-94.4 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Native American 59 11 17.4 7.5-35.3 33 61.0 42.2-77.0 6 7.8 2.7-20.3 8 13.5 5.5-29.7 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9
Other Minorities 28 6 22.7 8.4-48.5 10 27.1 11.4-51.9 4 10.9 3.2-30.7 3 9.9 2.4-32.7 5 29.4 8.4-65.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 41 13 32.6 16.0-55.2 12 18.3 8.3-35.6 6 10.8 3.7-27.7 7 15.7 6.0-35.2 3 22.7 5.3-60.7
-English Speaking 29 10 39.9 20.5-63.2 11 32.6 15.7-55.6 2 2.6 0.6-11.0 6 24.9 9.4-51.5 0 0.0 . - .
-Spanish Speaking 12 3 25.9 6.4-64.2 1 5.1 0.6-31.4 4 18.3 4.8-50.1 1 7.2 0.9-39.8 3 43.5 11.5-82.0
Non-Hispanic 1,626 422 23.5 20.7-26.5 794 48.1 44.5-51.6 185 13.7 11.2-16.7 194 12.4 10.3-14.8 31 2.4 1.5- 3.6
AGE
18-24 1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 100 . - .
25-34 36 5 11.9 3.3-34.4 17 44.9 26.0-65.4 5 26.0 10.4-51.5 6 11.7 4.3-28.0 3 5.6 1.4-19.7
35-44 72 12 18.0 9.5-31.6 33 35.3 23.4-49.4 10 20.1 9.6-37.3 11 12.4 6.0-23.8 6 14.1 4.4-37.0
45-54 225 62 20.5 15.1-27.2 100 50.4 41.6-59.3 24 10.8 6.2-18.0 34 16.5 11.0-24.0 5 1.9 0.6- 5.2
55-64 499 115 23.4 18.4-29.2 249 48.6 42.4-54.9 52 10.7 7.6-14.8 69 14.1 10.3-19.0 14 3.2 1.7- 5.8
65-74 498 135 25.7 20.3-31.9 240 46.3 40.2-52.5 63 15.6 11.4-20.9 56 11.7 8.2-16.4 4 0.8 0.3- 2.0
75+ 335 103 32.7 26.1-40.1 168 49.7 42.5-57.0 38 12.2 7.8-18.6 25 5.2 3.3- 8.1 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 375 83 25.9 19.2-33.9 169 39.1 31.9-46.8 57 16.5 11.2-23.6 58 15.6 10.9-21.9 8 2.9 1.3- 6.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 555 139 19.7 15.8-24.4 273 48.7 42.8-54.7 61 14.9 10.5-20.6 67 13.4 9.8-18.0 15 3.3 1.8- 6.1
Some Post-H.S. 399 103 23.2 18.2-29.1 192 49.0 42.0-56.0 42 11.9 7.7-17.9 53 13.3 9.4-18.4 9 2.6 1.2- 5.8
College Graduate 344 111 28.6 22.5-35.5 175 51.6 43.7-59.4 32 10.0 6.5-15.0 24 6.1 3.5-10.4 2 3.8 0.6-20.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 306 64 18.7 13.1-26.0 134 46.4 38.2-54.9 43 13.8 8.9-20.7 55 16.0 11.5-22.0 10 5.0 2.5- 9.9
$15,000- 24,999 360 91 26.7 20.0-34.6 165 38.8 31.5-46.7 44 14.0 9.0-21.2 54 18.6 13.2-25.7 6 1.9 0.7- 4.7
$25,000- 34,999 196 50 24.4 16.9-33.8 99 46.1 36.5-56.1 28 19.8 11.3-32.3 18 9.6 5.5-16.2 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9
$35,000- 49,999 212 64 22.8 16.5-30.5 103 51.6 41.3-61.7 22 11.5 7.0-18.2 18 7.6 3.9-14.5 5 6.6 1.3-28.1
$50,000-74,999 160 43 25.4 17.6-35.2 81 47.6 37.5-57.9 11 8.6 4.1-16.8 20 15.4 8.8-25.5 5 3.1 1.2- 7.9
$75,000+ 177 55 24.7 17.9-33.0 91 51.5 41.9-61.1 19 14.7 8.8-23.6 12 9.1 4.5-17.4 0 0.0 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,033 270 24.5 20.8-28.6 490 46.8 42.2-51.4 119 12.6 9.9-16.0 137 13.1 10.5-16.2 17 3.0 1.3- 6.8
No 595 158 22.7 18.6-27.4 300 48.7 43.0-54.4 64 14.3 10.1-20.0 61 11.9 8.5-16.4 12 2.4 1.2- 4.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 286 90 29.2 22.8-36.5 143 49.0 41.3-56.7 30 14.2 8.8-22.0 21 6.9 3.9-11.9 2 0.7 0.2- 3.3
Non-Veteran 1,389 346 22.5 19.5-25.8 668 46.8 42.9-50.8 162 13.4 10.8-16.6 181 13.6 11.2-16.4 32 3.7 2.1- 6.3

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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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