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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-FEMALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,708 467 30.2 27.0-33.6 1,241 69.8 66.4-73.0
-FEMALES 1,061 294 31.6 27.4-36.1 767 68.4 63.9-72.6
RACE
White 704 179 29.2 24.3-34.7 525 70.8 65.3-75.7
African American 288 87 35.8 27.7-44.7 201 64.2 55.3-72.3
Other Minorities 61 23 31.8 17.6-50.4 38 68.2 49.6-82.4
AGE
18-44 75 20 29.0 16.8-45.3 55 71.0 54.7-83.2
45-54 149 56 42.6 32.1-53.8 93 57.4 46.2-67.9
55-64 287 88 33.8 26.7-41.7 199 66.2 58.3-73.3
65+ 544 128 25.5 20.2-31.6 416 74.5 68.4-79.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 264 87 40.5 31.3-50.4 177 59.5 49.6-68.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 358 89 28.3 21.8-35.8 269 71.7 64.2-78.2
Some Post-H.S. 262 67 27.9 20.3-37.1 195 72.1 62.9-79.7
College Graduate 174 51 31.8 22.9-42.2 123 68.2 57.8-77.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 234 79 36.9 28.2-46.5 155 63.1 53.5-71.8
$15,000- 24,999 246 72 37.2 27.1-48.6 174 62.8 51.4-72.9
$25,000- 34,999 109 30 25.7 16.4-38.0 79 74.3 62.0-83.6
$35,000- 49,999 123 25 22.1 13.2-34.6 98 77.9 65.4-86.8
$50,000- 74,999 83 19 22.9 13.3-36.6 64 77.1 63.4-86.7
$75,000+ 71 20 37.4 24.0-53.1 51 62.6 46.9-76.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 663 215 36.2 30.9-41.9 448 63.8 58.1-69.1
No 368 72 25.4 18.7-33.5 296 74.6 66.5-81.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 16 7 28.6 9.1-61.4 9 71.4 38.6-90.9
Non-Veteran 1,045 287 31.7 27.5-36.3 758 68.3 63.7-72.5

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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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