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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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 No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,385 180 17.3 14.1-21.0 1,205 82.7 79.0-85.9
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 316 59 23.8 16.7-32.9 257 76.2 67.1-83.3
GENDER
Male 91 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 225 44 23.0 14.9-33.7 181 77.0 66.3-85.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 311 59 24.3 17.0-33.4 252 75.7 66.6-83.0
AGE
18-34 5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 10 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 90 *** *** *** 81 92.0 82.2-96.6
75+ 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 84 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 112 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 56 *** *** *** 50 88.9 75.5-95.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 93 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 37 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 15 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 14 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 172 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 142 *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 43 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 273 55 23.4 16.0-33.0 218 76.6 67.0-84.0

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*Asked of all respondents with doctor-diagnosed diabetes.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^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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