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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control-African Americans

Has a doctor ever told you that diabetes has affected your kidneys?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,195 171 15.3 12.6-18.5 1,024 84.7 81.5-87.4
-African Americans 321 56 18.8 13.7-25.2 265 81.2 74.8-86.3
GENDER
Male 103 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 218 25 9.9 6.1-15.7 193 90.1 84.3-93.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 320 56 18.9 13.7-25.3 264 81.1 74.7-86.3
AGE
18-34 4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 106 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 81 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 82 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 99 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 88 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 90 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 155 32 20.1 13.1-29.4 123 79.9 70.6-86.9
No 164 23 17.4 10.6-27.3 141 82.6 72.7-89.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 45 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 276 43 16.9 11.7-23.8 233 83.1 76.2-88.3
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 169 34 19.3 12.8-28.0 135 80.7 72.0-87.2
No 152 22 18.2 11.0-28.7 130 81.8 71.3-89.0

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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 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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