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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes

About how many times in the past 12 months have you seen a doctor, nurse, or other health professional for your diabetes?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-5 times 6-11 times 12+ times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,452 1,184 81.8 78.4-84.8 81 5.4 4.0- 7.3 51 3.4 2.0- 5.6 136 9.4 7.2-12.1
GENDER
Male 577 465 81.9 76.6-86.2 36 4.7 3.0- 7.3 23 4.0 1.8- 8.8 53 9.4 6.5-13.3
Female 875 719 81.8 77.2-85.6 45 6.0 4.0- 8.9 28 2.9 1.7- 4.8 83 9.4 6.4-13.5
RACE
White 1,035 846 81.0 76.9-84.6 55 5.5 3.8- 7.8 29 3.0 1.4- 6.4 105 10.4 7.9-13.7
African American 323 269 84.5 77.3-89.7 14 4.6 2.2- 9.3 18 4.5 2.5- 8.2 22 6.4 2.9-13.3
Native American 47 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 40 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 44 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
-English Speaking 27 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
-Spanish Speaking 17 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,401 1,144 82.2 78.8-85.2 78 5.5 4.0- 7.4 49 3.4 2.0- 5.7 130 8.9 6.8-11.6
AGE
18-34 18 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 60 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 199 160 83.3 75.8-88.8 16 7.8 4.2-14.0 *** *** *** 15 6.1 3.1-11.6
55-64 404 323 79.9 72.2-85.8 24 5.0 2.8- 8.9 15 4.9 1.8-13.1 42 10.2 6.3-16.0
65-74 424 360 83.6 77.8-88.0 22 4.9 3.0- 8.0 *** *** *** 35 8.9 5.7-13.8
75+ 332 270 83.7 77.1-88.7 13 4.1 2.0- 8.0 16 2.1 1.2- 3.6 33 10.1 6.1-16.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 294 232 78.4 70.3-84.8 20 6.2 3.5-10.8 15 5.1 1.9-13.4 27 10.3 6.3-16.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 489 406 84.4 78.0-89.2 23 4.6 2.5- 8.3 *** *** *** 51 10.2 6.1-16.4
Some Post-H.S. 362 299 84.0 78.2-88.5 21 5.0 2.9- 8.6 16 4.1 2.1- 7.7 26 6.9 3.9-11.7
College Graduate 304 245 78.6 70.5-85.0 17 6.3 3.3-11.8 *** *** *** 32 11.3 6.6-18.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 278 212 77.8 68.9-84.7 21 6.4 3.6-11.2 22 5.6 3.2- 9.5 23 10.1 5.0-19.6
$15,000- 24,999 291 238 77.9 67.9-85.5 14 5.7 2.7-11.5 14 6.9 2.4-18.1 25 9.5 5.2-16.6
$25,000- 34,999 172 143 85.3 75.7-91.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** 19 7.8 3.5-16.4
$35,000- 49,999 168 139 84.6 75.0-90.9 *** *** *** *** *** *** 17 8.8 4.5-16.5
$50,000-74,999 131 118 87.7 77.0-93.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** 11 9.0 4.3-17.8
$75,000+ 146 122 83.7 73.6-90.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** 11 8.7 3.8-18.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 744 589 79.8 74.8-84.1 52 6.8 4.6- 9.9 41 5.8 3.3-10.1 62 7.6 5.2-10.9
No 649 550 84.2 79.2-88.2 28 4.3 2.7- 6.9 *** *** *** 62 10.4 7.0-15.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 271 216 79.9 72.1-85.9 18 5.5 2.9-10.4 *** *** *** 30 12.9 7.9-20.2
Non-Veteran 1,181 968 82.2 78.4-85.5 63 5.4 3.8- 7.5 44 3.8 2.2- 6.5 106 8.6 6.3-11.7

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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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