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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control-MALES

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
-MALES 481 64 15.9 11.9-20.9 417 84.1 79.1-88.1
RACE
White 322 36 12.6 8.3-18.6 286 87.4 81.4-91.7
African American 107 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 26 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 67 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 136 18 14.8 8.6-24.4 118 85.2 75.6-91.4
65-74 145 19 16.3 8.9-28.0 126 83.7 72.0-91.1
75+ 103 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 88 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 156 27 17.2 11.2-25.7 129 82.8 74.3-88.8
Some Post-H.S. 129 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 107 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 76 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 105 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 57 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 242 41 20.7 14.4-28.7 201 79.3 71.3-85.6
No 236 22 11.4 7.0-18.1 214 88.6 81.9-93.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 199 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 282 52 21.6 15.8-28.8 230 78.4 71.2-84.2
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 271 38 17.6 11.9-25.1 233 82.4 74.9-88.1
No 210 26 13.6 8.9-20.4 184 86.4 79.6-91.1

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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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