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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-WHITES

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
-WHITES 1,182 197 17.7 14.8-21.0 985 82.3 79.0-85.2
GENDER
Male 487 104 22.2 17.5-27.8 383 77.8 72.2-82.5
Female 695 93 12.9 9.9-16.6 602 87.1 83.4-90.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 17 3 9.9 2.8-29.4 14 90.1 70.6-97.2
Non-Hispanic 1,162 194 17.8 14.8-21.1 968 82.2 78.9-85.2
AGE
18-44 60 10 13.7 6.7-25.9 50 86.3 74.1-93.3
45-54 130 26 19.1 12.0-29.1 104 80.9 70.9-88.0
55-64 341 64 20.7 15.1-27.6 277 79.3 72.4-84.9
65+ 646 95 15.7 12.2-20.1 551 84.3 79.9-87.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 247 48 19.5 13.2-27.8 199 80.5 72.2-86.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 393 68 17.7 13.2-23.3 325 82.3 76.7-86.8
Some Post-H.S. 271 32 13.5 8.4-21.0 239 86.5 79.0-91.6
College Graduate 270 48 20.4 14.3-28.2 222 79.6 71.8-85.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 193 37 18.1 11.8-26.8 156 81.9 73.2-88.2
$15,000- 24,999 225 45 19.3 13.2-27.3 180 80.7 72.7-86.8
$25,000- 34,999 147 21 14.7 8.4-24.6 126 85.3 75.4-91.6
$35,000- 49,999 160 14 13.2 6.7-24.1 146 86.8 75.9-93.3
$50,000- 74,999 119 26 25.5 15.5-38.9 93 74.5 61.1-84.5
$75,000+ 158 27 16.1 10.3-24.3 131 83.9 75.7-89.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 717 133 19.4 15.6-23.8 584 80.6 76.2-84.4
No 429 56 15.3 11.0-20.8 373 84.7 79.2-89.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 214 44 22.1 15.4-30.7 170 77.9 69.3-84.6
Non-Veteran 968 153 16.6 13.5-20.3 815 83.4 79.7-86.5

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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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