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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes

Have you ever taken a course or class in how to manage your diabetes yourself?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,515 875 52.9 48.8-57.0 640 47.1 43.0-51.2
GENDER
Male 597 319 47.3 41.0-53.7 278 52.7 46.3-59.0
Female 918 556 57.7 52.3-62.9 362 42.3 37.1-47.7
RACE
White 1,072 599 53.4 48.5-58.1 473 46.6 41.9-51.5
African American 344 214 51.0 42.5-59.4 130 49.0 40.6-57.5
Native American 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 45 *** *** *** *** *** ***
-English Speaking 27 *** *** *** *** *** ***
-Spanish Speaking 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,462 849 53.8 49.5-57.9 613 46.2 42.1-50.5
AGE
18-34 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 59 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 204 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 418 242 49.8 42.2-57.4 176 50.2 42.6-57.8
65-74 446 290 65.6 58.9-71.7 156 34.4 28.3-41.1
75+ 352 148 30.4 23.9-37.7 204 69.6 62.3-76.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 318 154 42.5 34.7-50.7 164 57.5 49.3-65.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 511 279 53.5 45.8-60.9 232 46.5 39.1-54.2
Some Post-H.S. 375 230 55.8 47.8-63.4 145 44.2 36.6-52.2
College Graduate 307 210 68.1 59.9-75.3 97 31.9 24.7-40.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 295 151 42.7 34.1-51.8 144 57.3 48.2-65.9
$15,000- 24,999 297 166 54.4 44.6-63.8 131 45.6 36.2-55.4
$25,000- 34,999 177 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 177 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000-74,999 131 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 147 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 784 454 51.0 45.4-56.7 330 49.0 43.3-54.6
No 664 393 56.4 49.9-62.6 271 43.6 37.4-50.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 285 156 54.1 44.9-63.1 129 45.9 36.9-55.1
Non-Veteran 1,230 719 52.7 48.0-57.2 511 47.3 42.8-52.0

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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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