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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-African Americans

Has a doctor ever told you that diabetes has affected your eyes or that you had retinopathy?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,285 251 19.2 16.4-22.4 1,034 80.8 77.6-83.6
-African Americans 347 87 24.6 19.0-31.3 260 75.4 68.7-81.0
GENDER
Male 116 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 231 45 17.6 11.7-25.4 186 82.4 74.6-88.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 346 87 24.7 19.1-31.4 259 75.3 68.6-80.9
AGE
18-34 5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 22 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 113 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 82 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 90 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 106 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 94 19 16.0 9.1-26.6 75 84.0 73.4-90.9
College Graduate 57 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 95 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 79 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 33 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 21 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 165 52 29.1 20.8-39.0 113 70.9 61.0-79.2
No 178 34 20.6 13.5-30.1 144 79.4 69.9-86.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 297 69 22.2 16.3-29.4 228 77.8 70.6-83.7
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 181 50 29.0 20.9-38.7 131 71.0 61.3-79.1
No 166 37 20.2 13.2-29.6 129 79.8 70.4-86.8

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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 2013 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2013 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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