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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 Demographics

Diabetes

About how often do you check your blood for glucose or sugar? Include times
when checked by a family member or friend, but do not include times
when checked by a health professional.*

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  Total
Respond.^
1 or more times/day 1 or more times/week Less than once a week Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 821 537 64.5 60.5-68.3 152 18.4 15.5-21.8 61 7.3 5.5- 9.8 71 9.8 7.6-12.5
Region 4 141 94 68.7 59.5-76.6 24 17.9 11.8-26.3 10 4.5 2.2- 8.9 13 8.9 4.8-15.8
GENDER
Male 59 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 82 *** *** *** 12 16.5 9.0-28.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 87 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 43 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 10 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 9 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
44-64 63 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65+ 69 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 72 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some College + 68 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 82 *** *** *** 15 17.5 10.2-28.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 29 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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*This question was asked of respondents with doctor-diagnosed diabetes.

See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

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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