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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control

In the last year, have you had a hospitalization or emergency visit because of your diabetes?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,382 85 7.5 5.5-10.0 1,297 92.5 90.0-94.5
GENDER
Male 540 32 6.1 3.8- 9.5 508 93.9 90.5-96.2
Female 842 53 8.6 5.7-12.7 789 91.4 87.3-94.3
RACE
White 979 48 6.2 4.2- 9.0 931 93.8 91.0-95.8
African American 315 31 10.8 6.3-18.1 284 89.2 81.9-93.7
Native American 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
-English Speaking 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
-Spanish Speaking 16 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,337 81 7.5 5.5-10.2 1,256 92.5 89.8-94.5
AGE
18-34 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 56 *** *** *** 51 93.8 84.4-97.7
45-54 185 20 14.9 9.0-23.7 165 85.1 76.3-91.0
55-64 383 28 6.0 3.6- 9.6 355 94.0 90.4-96.4
65-74 407 19 4.6 2.6- 8.1 388 95.4 91.9-97.4
75+ 315 12 7.1 2.4-19.2 303 92.9 80.8-97.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 284 32 12.0 7.3-19.3 252 88.0 80.7-92.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 458 21 5.2 2.9- 9.3 437 94.8 90.7-97.1
Some Post-H.S. 348 22 7.5 4.4-12.6 326 92.5 87.4-95.6
College Graduate 289 *** *** *** 279 97.4 94.3-98.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 260 30 12.9 8.4-19.4 230 87.1 80.6-91.6
$15,000- 24,999 279 17 9.2 4.8-16.9 262 90.8 83.1-95.2
$25,000- 34,999 163 *** *** *** 153 93.6 85.3-97.4
$35,000- 49,999 164 *** *** *** 158 98.1 95.2-99.3
$50,000-74,999 121 *** *** *** 116 97.6 92.8-99.2
$75,000+ 142 *** *** *** 139 98.6 95.5-99.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 738 59 10.5 7.3-15.0 679 89.5 85.0-92.7
No 639 26 4.2 2.5- 7.1 613 95.8 92.9-97.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 261 *** *** *** 251 97.1 94.1-98.6
Non-Veteran 1,121 75 8.5 6.1-11.6 1,046 91.5 88.4-93.9

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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).

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