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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes

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%)
TOTAL 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
GENDER
Male 647 92 17.3 13.0-22.7 191 27.8 23.3-32.7 249 38.0 32.8-43.5 33 5.1 3.4- 7.8 82 11.8 8.7-15.7
Female 1,061 143 15.5 12.4-19.3 212 18.1 15.2-21.4 487 44.2 39.9-48.5 54 7.5 5.2-10.8 165 14.7 11.8-18.0
RACE
White 1,199 167 16.2 13.1-19.8 304 25.4 22.1-29.0 518 41.5 37.5-45.5 59 6.0 4.3- 8.4 151 10.9 8.7-13.6
African American 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
Asian 6 1 23.9 2.7-78.0 1 4.6 0.5-32.9 2 6.3 0.9-33.1 0 0.0 . - . 2 65.2 17.7-94.2
Native American 60 11 26.3 12.9-46.3 8 14.5 5.4-33.6 34 49.7 31.2-68.2 1 0.5 0.1- 3.6 6 9.0 3.4-22.0
Other Minorities 28 6 37.1 13.8-68.4 6 11.1 3.8-28.4 9 28.1 11.6-53.7 5 17.7 6.2-41.4 2 6.0 1.0-28.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 42 10 41.4 19.5-67.2 7 12.4 4.7-28.9 14 25.8 11.8-47.3 6 12.6 5.1-28.1 5 7.8 2.2-24.1
-English Speaking 30 7 36.8 17.2-62.0 5 21.8 8.1-46.8 10 18.8 8.7-36.0 4 15.9 5.5-37.8 4 6.8 2.4-17.9
-Spanish Speaking 12 3 45.6 12.9-82.6 2 3.7 0.6-18.9 4 32.2 9.2-69.0 2 9.6 2.0-35.7 1 8.8 1.1-45.4
Non-Hispanic 1,657 225 15.5 12.9-18.5 395 23.2 20.5-26.2 719 41.6 38.2-45.1 81 6.2 4.6- 8.3 237 13.5 11.2-16.0
AGE
18-24 1 0 0.0 . - . 1 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 36 9 28.5 12.4-52.9 7 15.0 6.0-33.0 8 19.5 7.9-40.7 8 24.7 11.4-45.5 4 12.3 3.8-33.3
35-44 76 20 35.5 21.6-52.4 22 22.1 13.2-34.5 28 32.3 20.8-46.3 4 6.1 2.2-15.7 2 4.0 0.9-15.5
45-54 230 39 17.5 11.8-25.2 59 25.9 19.0-34.2 90 39.7 31.3-48.9 15 5.8 3.1-10.7 27 11.0 6.8-17.3
55-64 504 71 14.5 10.5-19.6 139 26.2 21.3-31.8 226 45.4 39.3-51.7 30 6.0 3.8- 9.2 38 7.9 4.9-12.5
65-74 507 59 10.9 7.8-15.1 119 22.7 18.2-27.9 237 44.9 38.9-51.1 19 6.5 3.4-12.2 73 14.9 10.7-20.5
75+ 344 35 11.1 7.6-16.1 52 13.8 9.7-19.3 146 43.6 36.6-50.8 11 2.1 1.0- 4.4 100 29.4 23.3-36.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 390 39 10.8 6.5-17.4 52 13.1 9.0-18.6 161 41.9 34.5-49.8 19 8.2 4.6-14.5 119 25.9 20.2-32.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 562 86 18.3 13.8-23.8 140 24.5 19.9-29.8 221 37.5 32.0-43.4 32 6.2 4.0- 9.5 83 13.5 10.0-18.0
Some Post-H.S. 406 64 20.6 15.0-27.6 98 22.8 17.9-28.5 199 42.4 35.8-49.3 24 7.8 4.5-13.1 21 6.4 3.4-11.5
College Graduate 347 45 14.6 8.8-23.2 113 31.0 24.3-38.6 155 45.7 38.2-53.4 12 2.9 1.5- 5.3 22 5.8 3.3-10.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 315 39 12.4 8.3-18.2 57 17.6 12.6-24.0 122 37.2 29.5-45.6 22 8.9 4.7-16.3 75 23.9 17.7-31.6
$15,000- 24,999 367 48 17.1 11.6-24.5 81 19.5 14.5-25.6 163 43.3 35.6-51.4 25 9.5 5.8-15.0 50 10.6 6.8-16.2
$25,000- 34,999 196 31 22.6 13.9-34.7 44 19.1 13.0-27.1 90 43.6 34.1-53.6 7 4.4 1.5-12.4 24 10.3 6.2-16.7
$35,000- 49,999 214 29 18.9 10.4-31.8 69 30.2 22.1-39.8 96 38.8 30.1-48.4 8 5.4 2.1-13.1 12 6.6 2.9-14.5
$50,000-74,999 163 23 10.8 6.4-17.5 43 24.1 16.8-33.3 77 47.5 37.5-57.7 10 8.6 4.0-17.6 10 9.1 3.9-19.7
$75,000+ 179 33 18.9 12.6-27.4 59 34.6 25.8-44.5 80 43.7 34.5-53.3 4 1.8 0.6- 5.0 3 1.1 0.3- 3.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,053 122 13.9 10.7-17.9 221 20.6 17.3-24.3 489 44.7 40.3-49.3 47 5.4 3.7- 8.1 174 15.3 12.4-18.7
No 603 107 20.5 15.8-26.2 166 24.8 20.4-29.7 233 37.5 32.3-43.0 37 7.9 5.2-11.9 60 9.2 6.3-13.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 289 38 14.1 9.0-21.3 95 29.9 23.7-36.9 107 38.8 31.5-46.6 13 4.7 2.4- 9.1 36 12.6 8.1-19.1
Non-Veteran 1,419 197 16.9 13.8-20.4 308 21.1 18.3-24.4 629 41.8 38.0-45.6 74 6.8 5.0- 9.1 211 13.4 11.1-16.2

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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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