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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-FEMALES

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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%)
North Carolina 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
-FEMALES 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 691 184 21.5 18.0-25.4 324 46.6 41.5-51.8 84 13.3 9.6-18.2 92 17.4 13.5-22.2 7 1.2 0.5- 2.9
African American 284 66 23.1 16.8-31.0 154 52.5 43.9-61.0 29 14.6 8.7-23.3 29 7.4 4.5-11.9 6 2.4 0.9- 6.0
Other Minorities 61 12 31.0 14.7-53.8 34 42.0 25.2-60.9 6 12.6 4.1-32.3 6 8.9 3.3-22.0 3 5.6 1.4-19.7
AGE
18-44 72 12 15.3 7.6-28.4 34 39.2 26.1-54.0 10 28.3 14.7-47.6 12 13.4 6.6-25.4 4 3.8 1.3-10.8
45-54 147 41 21.5 14.7-30.4 70 52.7 42.0-63.3 12 5.5 2.6-11.4 21 18.8 11.6-29.2 3 1.4 0.3- 5.4
55-64 284 63 21.0 15.5-27.8 144 49.1 41.4-56.9 29 10.6 6.6-16.5 42 15.9 10.9-22.7 6 3.3 1.3- 8.3
65+ 536 144 26.1 21.0-31.9 266 48.8 42.9-54.7 69 14.7 10.8-19.9 54 9.9 7.0-13.9 3 0.5 0.1- 1.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 259 53 21.2 14.3-30.2 118 37.1 29.1-45.9 41 20.4 12.7-31.2 43 18.9 12.7-27.2 4 2.3 0.8- 6.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 353 88 18.7 14.1-24.5 178 54.5 47.1-61.7 43 13.8 9.3-20.1 38 11.5 7.4-17.3 6 1.5 0.6- 3.7
Some Post-H.S. 258 66 24.0 17.8-31.5 128 47.9 39.2-56.7 23 11.4 5.9-20.8 36 14.1 9.4-20.7 5 2.7 0.9- 7.4
College Graduate 172 55 30.2 21.9-40.0 91 53.0 43.0-62.8 13 6.3 3.1-12.3 12 10.1 4.9-19.7 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 231 48 21.3 14.2-30.7 102 41.8 32.9-51.2 34 15.4 9.2-24.5 40 16.4 11.1-23.7 7 5.1 2.3-11.1
$15,000- 24,999 242 56 18.3 12.4-26.3 117 44.1 34.3-54.3 29 15.6 8.5-26.8 36 20.2 13.4-29.4 4 1.8 0.5- 6.1
$25,000- 34,999 109 26 19.6 12.2-30.0 59 52.0 38.3-65.4 15 19.3 8.2-38.9 8 8.8 3.7-19.4 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0
$35,000- 49,999 122 40 26.6 18.1-37.4 57 48.8 37.1-60.7 13 13.7 7.3-24.2 10 9.8 3.8-22.9 2 1.0 0.2- 4.1
$50,000- 74,999 81 22 27.9 16.7-42.9 41 45.4 31.9-59.7 4 8.7 2.6-25.6 12 16.1 8.3-29.0 2 1.8 0.4- 6.9
$75,000+ 71 22 23.7 14.3-36.5 41 62.1 47.4-75.0 6 7.5 2.9-18.4 2 6.7 1.4-26.3 0 0.0 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 655 166 22.6 18.4-27.5 314 45.8 40.3-51.5 77 14.6 10.5-20.0 90 15.3 11.8-19.6 8 1.7 0.7- 3.7
No 362 92 22.5 17.4-28.6 191 53.2 45.8-60.4 36 10.6 6.2-17.7 36 12.0 7.7-18.2 7 1.7 0.7- 4.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 16 4 15.2 4.2-42.5 7 39.6 12.7-74.7 2 35.4 7.3-79.3 2 2.6 0.5-11.6 1 7.2 0.9-39.5
Non-Veteran 1,028 258 22.5 19.2-26.3 510 48.6 44.3-53.1 118 13.1 10.0-16.9 127 14.0 11.2-17.4 15 1.7 0.9- 3.1

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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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