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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes

When was the last time you had an eye exam in which the pupils were dilated?
This would have made you temporarily sensitive to bright light.*

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  Total
Respond.^
Within past month 1-11 months 12-23 months 2 or more years Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 822 126 14.9 12.3-18.0 477 56.3 52.2-60.3 97 12.4 9.9-15.4 88 11.7 9.2-14.7 34 4.7 3.2- 6.9
GENDER
Male 337 58 16.4 12.3-21.5 196 56.7 50.3-62.8 30 9.0 5.9-13.4 39 13.2 9.3-18.4 14 4.6 2.6- 8.2
Female 485 68 13.7 10.5-17.7 281 56.0 50.6-61.2 67 15.2 11.7-19.6 49 10.4 7.6-14.2 20 4.7 2.8- 7.9
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 520 81 15.0 11.8-19.0 303 55.8 50.6-60.9 62 12.5 9.4-16.5 61 13.5 10.1-17.7 13 3.1 1.7- 5.7
Non-Hispanic Black 237 41 17.3 12.2-24.0 138 59.0 51.4-66.3 28 11.2 7.4-16.6 19 7.5 4.5-12.2 11 5.0 2.5- 9.9
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 15 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Other 14 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Hispanic 29 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 22 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 41 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 131 12 10.6 5.6-19.2 72 51.9 42.0-61.7 13 10.0 5.5-17.6 23 20.3 13.1-30.0 11 7.2 3.7-13.5
55-64 226 28 10.3 6.9-15.1 129 58.6 50.8-66.0 32 15.1 10.2-21.7 28 12.4 8.0-18.5 *** *** ***
65-74 245 43 18.2 13.1-24.6 155 61.2 53.6-68.3 23 9.2 5.5-15.2 21 10.4 6.4-16.4 *** *** ***
75+ 149 30 20.5 13.6-29.5 92 62.6 53.0-71.3 18 13.3 8.1-21.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 128 20 13.2 7.9-21.1 67 53.2 43.0-63.1 15 12.6 7.2-21.3 18 15.0 9.1-23.8 *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 277 40 15.6 11.3-21.2 156 54.1 47.2-60.8 37 12.5 8.7-17.5 26 10.7 6.8-16.3 18 7.2 4.2-11.9
Some Post-H.S. 245 33 14.5 9.9-20.7 150 58.6 51.2-65.7 29 12.7 8.6-18.4 27 10.9 7.2-16.3 *** *** ***
College Graduate 170 31 16.5 11.3-23.6 104 61.4 52.7-69.4 16 11.2 6.5-18.7 17 10.4 6.1-17.0 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 140 *** *** *** 77 54.8 44.8-64.5 20 13.3 8.0-21.1 20 14.9 9.2-23.3 13 10.1 5.5-17.8
$15,000- 24,999 184 24 13.1 8.2-20.3 100 50.3 41.8-58.8 28 14.5 9.7-21.2 21 15.6 9.8-24.1 11 6.4 3.1-12.6
$25,000- 34,999 70 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 86 15 15.4 8.3-26.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000-74,999 75 13 17.3 9.4-29.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 88 15 15.7 8.7-26.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 411 59 14.8 11.2-19.4 238 56.0 50.1-61.7 50 11.7 8.5-15.9 51 13.3 9.7-18.1 13 4.1 2.3- 7.4
No 392 65 15.1 11.4-19.7 226 55.8 49.9-61.5 45 13.5 9.8-18.2 36 10.2 7.1-14.5 20 5.4 3.2- 9.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 141 17 11.5 6.5-19.5 96 68.2 58.3-76.7 13 9.7 4.9-18.4 12 8.6 4.6-15.3 *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 681 109 15.7 12.7-19.1 381 53.8 49.3-58.3 84 12.9 10.2-16.3 76 12.3 9.6-15.8 31 5.2 3.4- 7.8
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 178 26 13.8 8.9-20.7 102 59.4 50.9-67.4 20 10.5 6.6-16.5 21 11.5 7.1-17.9 *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban 162 22 10.9 6.9-16.9 90 53.0 44.0-61.9 24 15.4 9.9-23.1 19 14.3 8.8-22.4 *** *** ***
Rural 482 78 17.3 13.5-21.9 285 56.1 50.7-61.5 53 12.0 8.8-16.2 48 10.7 7.6-14.7 18 3.9 2.3- 6.7

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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 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 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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