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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control-WHITES

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
-WHITES 1,145 39 3.8 2.6- 5.7 19 1.2 0.7- 2.3 51 5.5 3.8- 7.9 1,036 89.4 86.5-91.7
GENDER
Male 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
Female 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
HISPANIC
Hispanic 16 3 20.7 6.6-49.3 1 1.8 0.2-12.2 2 10.7 2.5-36.2 10 66.8 39.5-86.1
Non-Hispanic 1,127 36 3.6 2.4- 5.5 18 1.2 0.7- 2.3 49 5.4 3.7- 7.9 1,024 89.7 86.8-92.0
AGE
18-44 58 5 7.3 2.9-17.4 1 2.6 0.4-16.2 9 12.2 5.8-24.1 43 77.8 64.2-87.3
45-54 122 13 10.2 5.2-18.9 4 1.5 0.5- 4.6 7 4.0 1.4-11.0 98 84.3 74.8-90.7
55-64 329 14 3.0 1.5- 5.7 8 1.1 0.5- 2.6 26 9.3 5.3-15.6 281 86.6 80.4-91.1
65+ 632 7 0.9 0.4- 1.9 6 0.8 0.3- 2.1 9 1.5 0.7- 3.3 610 96.8 94.8-98.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 232 10 5.5 2.4-12.1 8 2.8 0.9- 8.4 11 7.7 3.1-17.8 203 83.9 73.9-90.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 381 13 3.7 1.9- 7.1 2 0.3 0.1- 1.7 23 7.3 4.4-11.8 343 88.7 83.7-92.3
Some Post-H.S. 263 13 5.5 2.7-10.6 3 0.6 0.2- 2.3 13 5.1 2.6- 9.6 234 88.8 82.9-92.9
College Graduate 269 3 0.8 0.2- 3.0 6 1.9 0.8- 4.4 4 1.2 0.4- 3.9 256 96.1 92.8-97.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 181 9 4.1 2.0- 8.4 6 2.6 1.0- 6.4 13 8.4 4.2-16.3 153 84.9 76.7-90.5
$15,000- 24,999 222 17 11.3 6.3-19.3 4 0.7 0.2- 2.3 15 11.0 5.3-21.2 186 77.1 66.7-84.9
$25,000- 34,999 144 3 3.4 0.9-11.9 3 1.1 0.3- 4.4 10 9.7 4.5-19.6 128 85.7 75.4-92.2
$35,000- 49,999 154 5 3.2 1.2- 8.4 0 0.0 . - . 6 3.4 1.4- 8.1 143 93.5 87.6-96.7
$50,000- 74,999 116 2 0.4 0.1- 2.1 1 0.9 0.1- 6.2 1 0.6 0.1- 4.4 112 98.1 93.9-99.4
$75,000+ 156 0 0.0 . - . 2 0.9 0.2- 4.0 0 0.0 . - . 154 99.1 96.0-99.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 706 28 4.3 2.7- 6.8 17 1.9 1.0- 3.7 38 7.6 4.9-11.5 623 86.1 81.9-89.5
No 434 11 3.2 1.5- 6.8 2 0.3 0.1- 1.7 13 2.6 1.3- 5.1 408 93.9 90.1-96.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 215 3 0.7 0.2- 2.5 1 0.4 0.1- 3.0 2 0.9 0.2- 4.5 209 97.9 94.8-99.2
Non-Veteran 930 36 4.6 3.0- 6.9 18 1.4 0.7- 2.8 49 6.6 4.5- 9.6 827 87.3 83.8-90.2

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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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