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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control-MALES

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
-MALES 617 19 2.7 1.6- 4.5 8 1.5 0.6- 3.9 33 8.2 5.3-12.4 557 87.6 83.1-91.0
RACE
White 471 9 1.7 0.8- 3.7 4 1.0 0.3- 3.4 19 5.6 3.1-10.1 439 91.7 87.1-94.7
African American 109 9 5.9 2.7-12.2 2 1.0 0.2- 3.9 9 14.5 7.1-27.5 89 78.6 66.3-87.3
Other Minorities 31 1 2.7 0.4-17.1 2 12.7 2.3-47.8 5 18.1 5.8-44.4 23 66.5 40.0-85.6
AGE
18-44 36 1 2.3 0.3-14.6 3 8.4 2.3-26.6 8 17.4 8.0-33.5 24 72.0 53.9-85.0
45-54 78 7 6.5 2.8-14.3 1 0.7 0.1- 4.9 7 9.9 3.8-23.1 63 83.0 70.2-91.0
55-64 204 5 2.0 0.8- 5.0 3 1.0 0.3- 3.2 15 10.7 5.3-20.5 181 86.3 77.0-92.2
65+ 295 6 1.5 0.6- 4.1 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 3 2.0 0.5- 7.5 285 96.4 91.7-98.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 113 3 2.4 0.7- 8.0 2 2.4 0.5-11.6 8 14.2 6.4-28.5 100 81.0 67.1-89.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 195 11 5.4 2.7-10.4 2 0.8 0.2- 3.1 15 10.3 5.3-18.9 167 83.5 74.9-89.6
Some Post-H.S. 140 4 1.5 0.5- 4.2 4 3.4 0.8-13.2 10 8.2 3.9-16.6 122 87.0 77.4-92.9
College Graduate 169 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 168 99.7 97.6- 100
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 72 3 2.0 0.6- 6.6 2 2.1 0.5- 8.2 10 21.9 11.0-38.7 57 74.1 57.6-85.7
$15,000- 24,999 115 9 7.9 3.7-16.0 2 1.1 0.2- 4.4 9 11.8 4.7-26.8 95 79.3 65.8-88.4
$25,000- 34,999 85 2 3.2 0.7-12.4 3 5.4 1.1-21.9 5 8.5 3.1-21.3 75 83.0 68.1-91.7
$35,000- 49,999 87 2 1.8 0.4- 7.3 0 0.0 . - . 4 2.8 0.9- 7.9 81 95.4 89.4-98.1
$50,000- 74,999 78 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 3.5 0.5-21.1 77 96.5 78.9-99.5
$75,000+ 105 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 3.8 0.6-22.4 104 96.2 77.6-99.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 375 13 3.0 1.6- 5.7 6 1.5 0.5- 4.2 25 11.4 7.1-17.8 331 84.0 77.6-88.9
No 235 5 1.8 0.7- 4.9 2 1.6 0.3- 8.8 7 2.4 0.8- 6.8 221 94.2 88.4-97.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 267 5 1.4 0.5- 3.5 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4 5 1.5 0.5- 4.3 256 96.8 93.7-98.4
Non-Veteran 350 14 3.4 1.9- 6.1 7 2.2 0.8- 5.8 28 11.9 7.6-18.2 301 82.5 76.0-87.6

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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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