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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-FEMALES

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following?

(Ever told) you have diabetes?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes Yes, during pregnancy No No, borderline diabetes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,270 980 10.8 10.1-11.6 51 0.7 0.5- 1.0 6,076 86.7 85.8-87.5 163 1.8 1.5- 2.1
-FEMALES 4,167 559 10.7 9.7-11.8 51 1.4 1.0- 2.0 3,461 86.1 84.8-87.2 96 1.8 1.4- 2.2
RACE
White 2,941 347 9.5 8.4-10.8 31 1.3 0.8- 1.9 2,499 87.6 86.2-88.9 64 1.6 1.2- 2.2
African American 903 171 14.9 12.5-17.6 *** *** *** 697 81.9 79.0-84.5 25 2.2 1.4- 3.4
Other Minorities 269 36 9.7 6.5-14.1 *** *** *** 219 84.3 78.8-88.6 *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 670 11 1.3 0.7- 2.5 *** *** *** 643 96.4 94.6-97.6 *** *** ***
35-44 526 35 8.0 5.6-11.4 20 3.9 2.5- 6.3 468 87.5 83.7-90.5 *** *** ***
45-54 621 65 11.0 8.4-14.4 *** *** *** 537 86.5 83.0-89.3 11 1.6 0.8- 3.1
55-64 827 147 17.8 15.0-21.0 *** *** *** 649 78.3 74.9-81.3 24 2.5 1.7- 3.8
65-74 826 170 19.4 16.5-22.6 *** *** *** 632 77.5 74.1-80.6 20 2.7 1.6- 4.5
75+ 632 127 21.2 17.7-25.3 *** *** *** 471 74.5 70.3-78.3 31 4.1 2.7- 5.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 478 99 19.1 15.3-23.6 *** *** *** 362 77.5 72.7-81.6 *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,154 194 12.0 10.3-14.1 *** *** *** 916 84.6 82.3-86.7 35 2.3 1.5- 3.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,153 153 9.7 8.1-11.6 15 1.4 0.8- 2.5 957 87.0 84.8-88.9 28 1.8 1.2- 2.8
College Graduate 1,362 113 6.2 4.9- 7.7 17 1.3 0.8- 2.3 1,207 91.0 89.2-92.5 25 1.5 0.9- 2.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 526 113 16.3 13.0-20.2 *** *** *** 398 81.3 77.2-84.8 *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 711 122 14.3 11.6-17.4 *** *** *** 560 81.8 78.4-84.8 20 2.3 1.4- 3.8
$25,000- 34,999 416 61 11.1 8.1-14.9 *** *** *** 327 83.0 78.5-86.7 23 4.6 2.8- 7.4
$35,000- 49,999 468 61 9.7 7.0-13.3 *** *** *** 394 88.4 84.7-91.3 *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 408 46 8.9 6.3-12.3 *** *** *** 349 88.1 84.1-91.1 *** *** ***
$75,000+ 707 38 5.0 3.5- 7.3 *** *** *** 652 92.4 89.7-94.4 *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,185 275 21.0 18.4-23.9 14 1.6 0.9- 3.1 854 74.4 71.3-77.3 42 3.0 2.0- 4.3
No 2,859 269 7.4 6.4- 8.6 37 1.4 1.0- 2.1 2,500 89.7 88.4-90.9 53 1.4 1.0- 1.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 110 *** *** *** *** *** *** 99 91.0 83.1-95.4 *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 4,050 550 10.8 9.8-12.0 50 1.5 1.1- 2.0 3,356 85.9 84.7-87.1 94 1.8 1.4- 2.3
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 2,434 331 11.1 9.8-12.5 28 1.2 0.8- 1.9 2,024 86.1 84.5-87.6 51 1.5 1.1- 2.2
No 1,733 228 10.3 8.8-12.0 23 1.7 1.1- 2.7 1,437 86.0 84.0-87.8 45 2.1 1.5- 2.9

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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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