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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control

In the last year, have you had a hospitalization or emergency visit because of your diabetes?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,635 93 5.8 4.4- 7.7 1,542 94.2 92.3-95.6
GENDER
Male 617 32 5.6 3.4- 9.0 585 94.4 91.0-96.6
Female 1,018 61 6.1 4.4- 8.3 957 93.9 91.7-95.6
RACE
White 1,146 41 4.0 2.6- 6.2 1,105 96.0 93.8-97.4
African American 383 42 9.5 6.3-13.9 341 90.5 86.1-93.7
Asian 6 0 0.0 . - . 6 100 . - .
Native American 59 6 14.5 3.6-43.9 53 85.5 56.1-96.4
Other Minorities 27 3 6.1 1.6-20.4 24 93.9 79.6-98.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 40 2 4.6 1.1-17.5 38 95.4 82.5-98.9
-English Speaking 29 0 0.0 . - . 29 100 . - .
-Spanish Speaking 11 2 11.3 2.5-38.7 9 88.7 61.3-97.5
Non-Hispanic 1,588 89 5.5 4.2- 7.3 1,499 94.5 92.7-95.8
AGE
18-24 1 0 0.0 . - . 1 100 . - .
25-34 35 3 4.0 0.9-15.2 32 96.0 84.8-99.1
35-44 71 8 11.2 5.2-22.8 63 88.8 77.2-94.8
45-54 218 21 7.6 4.3-12.9 197 92.4 87.1-95.7
55-64 484 35 7.6 4.6-12.4 449 92.4 87.6-95.4
65-74 495 10 1.7 0.9- 3.4 485 98.3 96.6-99.1
75+ 323 16 4.3 2.4- 7.7 307 95.7 92.3-97.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 364 28 8.6 5.2-13.9 336 91.4 86.1-94.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 537 32 7.1 4.3-11.3 505 92.9 88.7-95.7
Some Post-H.S. 394 18 3.8 2.1- 6.5 376 96.2 93.5-97.9
College Graduate 338 15 3.0 1.5- 6.1 323 97.0 93.9-98.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 296 32 11.6 7.4-17.7 264 88.4 82.3-92.6
$15,000- 24,999 351 23 7.1 3.9-12.4 328 92.9 87.6-96.1
$25,000- 34,999 191 10 4.8 1.8-12.0 181 95.2 88.0-98.2
$35,000- 49,999 206 3 1.7 0.5- 5.6 203 98.3 94.4-99.5
$50,000-74,999 158 6 3.4 1.3- 9.0 152 96.6 91.0-98.7
$75,000+ 177 4 4.5 1.3-14.0 173 95.5 86.0-98.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,020 75 8.2 6.0-11.1 945 91.8 88.9-94.0
No 602 17 2.3 1.2- 4.2 585 97.7 95.8-98.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 282 10 2.7 1.2- 6.2 272 97.3 93.8-98.8
Non-Veteran 1,353 83 6.5 4.8- 8.7 1,270 93.5 91.3-95.2

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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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