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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,708 467 30.2 27.0-33.6 1,241 69.8 66.4-73.0
GENDER
Male 647 173 28.6 23.8-33.9 474 71.4 66.1-76.2
Female 1,061 294 31.6 27.4-36.1 767 68.4 63.9-72.6
RACE
White 1,199 310 28.7 25.0-32.7 889 71.3 67.3-75.0
African American 401 117 34.2 27.6-41.5 284 65.8 58.5-72.4
Asian 6 1 4.7 0.5-33.4 5 95.3 66.6-99.5
Native American 60 24 42.5 25.3-61.8 36 57.5 38.2-74.7
Other Minorities 28 10 22.7 9.7-44.4 18 77.3 55.6-90.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 42 14 28.2 14.2-48.2 28 71.8 51.8-85.8
-English Speaking 30 9 33.1 16.0-56.2 21 66.9 43.8-84.0
-Spanish Speaking 12 5 23.6 7.0-55.7 7 76.4 44.3-93.0
Non-Hispanic 1,657 449 30.0 26.8-33.5 1,208 70.0 66.5-73.2
AGE
18-24 1 1 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 36 11 38.1 19.8-60.7 25 61.9 39.3-80.2
35-44 76 24 28.9 18.3-42.3 52 71.1 57.7-81.7
45-54 230 75 32.3 24.6-41.0 155 67.7 59.0-75.4
55-64 504 149 32.7 26.9-39.1 355 67.3 60.9-73.1
65-74 507 133 29.6 23.8-36.2 374 70.4 63.8-76.2
75+ 344 71 21.2 15.9-27.8 273 78.8 72.2-84.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 390 120 36.0 28.7-43.9 270 64.0 56.1-71.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 562 145 26.3 21.4-31.8 417 73.7 68.2-78.6
Some Post-H.S. 406 112 32.5 25.9-39.8 294 67.5 60.2-74.1
College Graduate 347 90 27.5 21.2-34.8 257 72.5 65.2-78.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 315 107 36.1 28.7-44.2 208 63.9 55.8-71.3
$15,000- 24,999 367 109 35.1 27.4-43.6 258 64.9 56.4-72.6
$25,000- 34,999 196 50 25.2 17.9-34.2 146 74.8 65.8-82.1
$35,000- 49,999 214 48 21.5 14.6-30.4 166 78.5 69.6-85.4
$50,000-74,999 163 35 23.3 15.5-33.5 128 76.7 66.5-84.5
$75,000+ 179 46 31.1 22.6-41.1 133 68.9 58.9-77.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,053 336 34.6 30.3-39.1 717 65.4 60.9-69.7
No 603 120 24.2 19.3-30.0 483 75.8 70.0-80.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 289 70 27.2 20.6-34.9 219 72.8 65.1-79.4
Non-Veteran 1,419 397 30.8 27.2-34.7 1,022 69.2 65.3-72.8

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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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