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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-WHITES

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  Total
Respond.^
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
-WHITES 1,175 313 22.6 19.5-26.0 560 47.5 43.4-51.6 135 13.4 10.5-16.9 148 14.4 11.6-17.6 19 2.2 1.3- 3.8
GENDER
Male 484 129 23.7 18.9-29.2 236 48.3 42.0-54.7 51 13.4 9.3-18.9 56 11.5 8.0-16.1 12 3.1 1.6- 6.0
Female 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
HISPANIC
Hispanic 17 2 8.3 1.8-31.0 10 65.5 39.3-84.7 1 3.9 0.5-23.8 4 22.4 7.9-49.3 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 1,156 311 22.8 19.7-26.2 549 47.3 43.1-51.4 134 13.5 10.6-17.1 143 14.2 11.5-17.5 19 2.2 1.3- 3.8
AGE
18-44 59 9 12.2 5.6-24.5 27 41.0 27.3-56.1 8 24.5 11.7-44.3 11 15.6 7.8-28.7 4 6.7 2.2-18.8
45-54 130 41 20.0 13.5-28.6 54 48.3 36.7-60.1 11 8.9 3.6-20.6 22 21.0 12.9-32.2 2 1.8 0.4- 7.8
55-64 341 77 22.7 16.7-30.0 166 47.4 39.9-54.9 39 10.9 7.4-15.7 51 16.4 11.5-23.0 8 2.7 1.2- 5.8
65+ 641 185 26.6 22.4-31.2 311 49.2 44.1-54.2 77 14.2 10.7-18.5 63 9.4 6.8-12.8 5 0.7 0.3- 1.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 241 55 23.5 15.7-33.7 104 40.7 31.1-51.1 36 13.9 7.6-24.1 43 20.1 13.2-29.3 3 1.8 0.5- 6.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 394 103 19.8 15.5-24.9 191 45.5 39.0-52.2 44 16.3 10.9-23.7 46 15.4 10.7-21.6 10 3.1 1.4- 6.6
Some Post-H.S. 268 74 24.0 18.0-31.2 122 46.9 38.6-55.3 29 11.4 7.1-17.9 38 14.8 9.9-21.5 5 3.0 1.1- 7.8
College Graduate 272 81 24.6 18.9-31.4 143 57.6 49.6-65.2 26 10.5 6.7-16.1 21 7.1 3.9-12.5 1 0.3 0.0- 1.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 190 41 14.5 9.7-21.1 75 47.3 36.5-58.4 31 12.0 7.7-18.2 38 20.9 14.3-29.5 5 5.3 1.9-14.0
$15,000- 24,999 229 64 29.0 20.7-39.1 103 34.3 26.4-43.1 24 13.0 6.7-23.8 35 22.2 14.6-32.2 3 1.5 0.4- 5.4
$25,000- 34,999 149 41 24.4 16.6-34.5 72 44.6 34.1-55.6 21 18.2 9.3-32.4 15 12.8 7.1-22.0 0 0.0 . - .
$35,000- 49,999 158 47 23.7 16.7-32.5 77 55.3 44.9-65.3 15 11.3 6.3-19.5 16 8.7 4.1-17.4 3 1.0 0.3- 3.2
$50,000- 74,999 117 31 24.0 15.4-35.4 60 49.0 36.9-61.2 8 8.6 3.6-19.2 14 14.9 7.4-27.7 4 3.5 1.2-10.3
$75,000+ 157 46 23.2 16.3-32.0 83 52.3 42.1-62.3 17 15.0 8.7-24.5 11 9.5 4.6-18.7 0 0.0 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 713 188 22.8 18.7-27.4 336 48.6 43.3-53.9 78 10.7 8.1-14.0 100 15.8 12.3-20.1 11 2.2 1.1- 4.5
No 429 118 21.7 17.3-27.0 209 46.6 40.0-53.3 51 17.1 11.6-24.6 45 12.7 8.6-18.5 6 1.9 0.7- 4.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 217 64 26.0 19.6-33.7 114 52.0 43.4-60.4 22 13.2 8.0-20.9 16 8.1 4.2-14.9 1 0.7 0.1- 5.1
Non-Veteran 958 249 21.8 18.4-25.6 446 46.4 41.8-51.1 113 13.4 10.2-17.5 132 15.9 12.7-19.7 18 2.5 1.4- 4.4

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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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