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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control-African Americans

During the past 12 months, was there any time that you did not have testing supplies (strips, lancets, meter)
or diabetes medicine due to lack of money?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,208 199 17.1 14.3-20.3 1,009 82.9 79.7-85.7
-African Americans 325 75 25.0 19.1-32.0 250 75.0 68.0-80.9
GENDER
Male 107 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 218 52 24.3 17.1-33.5 166 75.7 66.5-82.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 324 75 25.1 19.2-32.2 249 74.9 67.8-80.8
AGE
18-34 4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 107 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 82 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 84 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 100 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 88 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 92 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 157 43 30.5 21.7-40.9 114 69.5 59.1-78.3
No 166 31 19.8 12.5-29.8 135 80.2 70.2-87.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 279 68 25.9 19.3-33.6 211 74.1 66.4-80.7
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 171 38 24.4 16.8-34.1 133 75.6 65.9-83.2
No 154 37 25.6 17.2-36.4 117 74.4 63.6-82.8

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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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