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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes

How old were you when you were told you have diabetes?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than age 30 Ages 30 to 49 Ages 50 to 59 Age 60 or older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,381 87 10.8 7.9-14.5 411 36.1 32.0-40.5 378 26.2 22.8-29.9 505 26.9 23.7-30.4
GENDER
Male 561 33 7.9 4.7-12.9 149 37.1 30.7-44.0 167 28.0 22.7-34.0 212 27.0 22.2-32.4
Female 820 54 13.3 9.0-19.1 262 35.3 30.1-40.8 211 24.6 20.4-29.3 293 26.9 22.7-31.4
RACE
White 986 59 8.3 5.8-11.7 273 35.9 31.0-41.2 266 27.1 23.1-31.6 388 28.7 24.9-32.7
African American 303 18 13.2 7.0-23.4 103 36.0 28.1-44.7 86 25.2 18.7-33.1 96 25.6 18.8-33.7
Native American 47 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 38 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 42 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
-English Speaking 25 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
-Spanish Speaking 17 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,334 80 9.8 7.1-13.3 393 36.0 31.8-40.4 370 26.8 23.4-30.6 491 27.4 24.1-30.9
AGE
18-34 19 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 60 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 196 15 7.2 3.8-13.4 158 81.1 72.9-87.3 23 11.6 7.0-18.7 *** *** ***
55-64 386 20 3.5 2.1- 5.9 122 32.7 25.4-40.9 194 52.4 44.3-60.4 50 11.4 7.1-17.8
65-74 405 *** *** *** 58 12.8 8.8-18.2 118 31.6 25.2-38.8 221 54.4 47.2-61.4
75+ 302 *** *** *** 27 8.6 4.8-14.7 37 11.9 7.8-17.7 232 76.4 68.5-82.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 271 14 6.2 3.0-12.4 77 29.4 22.1-38.0 57 25.3 17.9-34.5 123 39.1 31.1-47.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 455 20 11.9 6.5-20.7 130 38.6 30.7-47.2 129 23.5 18.4-29.6 176 26.0 20.7-32.0
Some Post-H.S. 354 27 11.8 6.6-20.1 117 41.6 33.8-49.8 105 27.1 21.2-34.0 105 19.5 14.9-25.1
College Graduate 298 25 14.6 8.5-24.0 87 32.5 25.0-41.1 87 31.4 24.0-39.9 99 21.4 16.3-27.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 267 16 10.9 5.2-21.7 96 39.7 30.5-49.6 64 23.6 16.4-32.8 91 25.8 18.8-34.3
$15,000- 24,999 272 15 7.7 3.8-15.2 81 38.6 29.6-48.4 69 25.1 17.3-34.8 107 28.6 21.4-37.1
$25,000- 34,999 168 *** *** *** 37 21.6 14.1-31.7 *** *** *** 73 31.8 22.4-42.9
$35,000- 49,999 167 *** *** *** *** *** *** 52 28.0 19.2-39.0 54 17.0 11.2-24.8
$50,000-74,999 123 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 31 15.8 9.7-24.7
$75,000+ 139 11 13.2 6.1-26.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** 32 16.9 10.2-26.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 703 41 10.4 6.6-16.0 211 33.2 27.9-39.0 211 28.4 23.5-34.0 240 28.0 23.3-33.2
No 622 44 11.9 7.8-17.8 178 38.9 32.5-45.7 153 23.6 19.0-28.9 247 25.6 21.2-30.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 264 *** *** *** 49 26.7 18.2-37.5 84 31.5 23.5-40.7 121 38.1 29.7-47.2
Non-Veteran 1,117 77 12.4 9.0-16.8 362 38.3 33.7-43.1 294 25.0 21.3-29.1 384 24.4 21.0-28.1

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This question was asked of 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).

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