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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-WHITES

A test for hemoglobin 'A one C' measures the average level of blood sugar over the past three months.
About how many times in the past 12 months has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional < br>checked you for hemoglobin 'A one C'?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1 time 2+ times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,285 236 18.2 15.2-21.7 975 75.3 71.3-78.9 74 6.5 4.4- 9.3
-WHITES 937 162 17.5 14.0-21.6 723 76.8 72.3-80.8 52 5.7 3.8- 8.5
GENDER
Male 407 71 13.0 9.5-17.6 310 80.5 74.8-85.2 26 6.5 3.7-10.9
Female 530 91 21.9 16.4-28.7 413 73.1 66.2-79.0 26 5.0 2.8- 8.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 15 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 919 160 17.7 14.1-21.8 711 77.2 72.7-81.2 48 5.1 3.4- 7.6
AGE
18-34 8 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 41 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 119 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 257 57 19.0 13.5-25.9 182 70.8 61.9-78.3 18 10.3 5.4-18.6
65-74 281 41 17.9 12.0-26.0 231 79.2 71.0-85.5 *** *** ***
75+ 222 33 12.0 7.6-18.6 170 80.4 72.6-86.4 19 7.6 4.3-12.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 141 21 12.4 7.2-20.6 106 78.1 67.8-85.8 14 9.5 4.8-18.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 315 54 18.8 12.7-26.9 244 76.6 68.0-83.4 17 4.6 2.1- 9.8
Some Post-H.S. 262 46 18.5 12.5-26.6 206 77.0 68.5-83.8 *** *** ***
College Graduate 216 41 19.7 11.8-30.9 165 75.4 64.0-84.1 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 126 12 7.5 3.6-14.9 103 81.4 69.0-89.5 11 11.2 4.8-23.8
$15,000- 24,999 179 35 17.1 10.5-26.8 133 75.6 64.8-83.9 11 7.3 3.4-15.0
$25,000- 34,999 111 20 14.6 8.1-24.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 124 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 104 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 116 21 14.5 7.0-27.6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 459 75 14.2 10.4-19.1 358 80.1 74.4-84.7 26 5.7 3.3- 9.8
No 441 83 21.4 15.6-28.5 335 73.9 66.5-80.1 23 4.8 2.6- 8.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 192 36 15.9 10.5-23.3 146 80.1 72.3-86.1 *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 745 126 17.8 13.8-22.7 577 76.1 70.8-80.6 42 6.1 3.9- 9.5

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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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