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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-FEMALES

Has a doctor ever told you that diabetes has affected your eyes or that you had retinopathy?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,684 307 19.8 17.2-22.7 1,377 80.2 77.3-82.8
-FEMALES 1,046 162 15.3 12.6-18.6 884 84.7 81.4-87.4
RACE
White 695 93 12.9 9.9-16.6 602 87.1 83.4-90.1
African American 283 55 18.8 13.5-25.7 228 81.2 74.3-86.5
Other Minorities 60 14 24.3 11.5-44.2 46 75.7 55.8-88.5
AGE
18-44 72 11 11.0 5.4-21.2 61 89.0 78.8-94.6
45-54 146 29 15.3 9.5-23.6 117 84.7 76.4-90.5
55-64 286 48 18.6 13.0-26.0 238 81.4 74.0-87.0
65+ 536 73 14.9 11.1-19.6 463 85.1 80.4-88.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 259 48 19.2 13.1-27.2 211 80.8 72.8-86.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 353 53 16.2 11.5-22.3 300 83.8 77.7-88.5
Some Post-H.S. 260 32 10.9 7.1-16.5 228 89.1 83.5-92.9
College Graduate 171 28 14.9 9.4-23.0 143 85.1 77.0-90.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 230 47 19.0 13.2-26.5 183 81.0 73.5-86.8
$15,000- 24,999 241 45 15.5 10.4-22.5 196 84.5 77.5-89.6
$25,000- 34,999 109 14 12.0 6.0-22.4 95 88.0 77.6-94.0
$35,000- 49,999 123 11 13.2 6.5-24.9 112 86.8 75.1-93.5
$50,000- 74,999 82 12 9.6 4.7-18.7 70 90.4 81.3-95.3
$75,000+ 71 11 18.7 9.4-33.8 60 81.3 66.2-90.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 652 118 18.4 14.6-23.0 534 81.6 77.0-85.4
No 364 41 11.5 7.9-16.6 323 88.5 83.4-92.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 16 6 33.4 10.1-69.3 10 66.6 30.7-89.9
Non-Veteran 1,030 156 14.9 12.2-18.1 874 85.1 81.9-87.8

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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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