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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control-FEMALES

During the past 12 months, was there any time that you did not have testing supplies (strips, lancets, meter)
or diabetes medicine due to lack of money?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, only testing supplies Yes, only medicines Yes, testing supplies and medicince No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,634 71 4.7 3.5- 6.3 36 1.9 1.2- 3.0 102 8.5 6.6-11.0 1,425 84.9 82.1-87.3
-FEMALES 1,017 52 6.5 4.5- 9.3 28 2.2 1.3- 3.5 69 8.8 6.4-12.1 868 82.5 78.6-85.8
RACE
White 674 30 6.1 3.9- 9.5 15 1.5 0.8- 2.8 32 5.3 3.5- 8.1 597 87.0 83.0-90.2
African American 274 15 4.6 2.3- 9.0 10 3.2 1.4- 7.1 29 14.3 8.7-22.5 220 78.0 69.6-84.6
Other Minorities 61 6 18.4 6.1-44.0 3 3.6 1.0-12.0 8 16.0 6.9-33.1 44 61.9 41.4-78.9
AGE
18-44 70 10 15.7 7.7-29.5 2 0.8 0.2- 3.4 12 19.2 9.9-33.9 46 64.3 48.7-77.3
45-54 140 10 8.7 4.1-17.4 6 2.2 0.9- 5.5 19 11.5 5.7-22.0 105 77.5 66.6-85.7
55-64 277 22 7.5 4.2-12.9 11 2.5 1.2- 4.8 27 10.9 6.9-16.7 217 79.1 72.2-84.7
65+ 526 10 1.6 0.8- 3.1 9 2.5 1.0- 5.8 11 2.6 1.2- 5.4 496 93.4 89.7-95.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 252 18 9.9 5.5-17.4 11 3.8 1.5- 9.1 15 6.9 3.6-13.1 208 79.3 70.7-85.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 341 15 4.9 2.3-10.5 5 1.0 0.4- 2.5 30 14.0 8.6-21.9 291 80.1 72.0-86.3
Some Post-H.S. 252 16 8.3 4.6-14.6 4 1.0 0.4- 2.9 18 7.5 4.4-12.5 214 83.1 76.1-88.4
College Graduate 170 3 1.5 0.4- 5.4 8 4.0 1.9- 8.5 6 3.1 1.2- 7.6 153 91.3 85.5-94.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 224 15 7.2 3.6-13.8 6 1.9 0.7- 4.7 25 15.8 9.3-25.4 178 75.2 65.4-82.9
$15,000- 24,999 237 23 14.5 8.4-23.8 8 1.8 0.8- 3.9 21 12.4 6.5-22.1 185 71.3 60.7-80.0
$25,000- 34,999 106 2 2.7 0.5-14.0 3 2.0 0.6- 6.8 8 7.3 3.4-14.9 93 88.0 78.4-93.7
$35,000- 49,999 118 5 5.3 2.0-13.3 5 3.1 1.2- 7.4 4 3.8 1.3-10.4 104 87.8 79.1-93.2
$50,000- 74,999 79 4 2.9 0.9- 9.1 1 1.4 0.2- 9.6 1 1.0 0.1- 6.9 73 94.7 87.2-97.9
$75,000+ 71 0 0.0 . - . 2 2.3 0.5- 9.8 1 1.5 0.2- 9.9 68 96.2 88.1-98.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 645 37 7.2 4.7-11.1 22 2.9 1.6- 5.0 51 9.9 6.9-14.0 535 80.0 75.0-84.2
No 367 15 5.5 2.8-10.2 6 1.2 0.5- 2.8 18 7.4 3.9-13.6 328 86.0 79.4-90.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 16 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 3.4 0.4-22.8 15 96.6 77.2-99.6
Non-Veteran 1,001 52 6.7 4.6- 9.5 28 2.2 1.4- 3.6 68 9.0 6.5-12.3 853 82.1 78.2-85.5

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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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