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2016 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 6,524 891 11.3 10.4-12.2 41 0.6 0.4- 0.8 5,465 86.5 85.5-87.4 127 1.6 1.3- 2.0
-FEMALES 3,553 502 11.7 10.6-13.0 41 1.2 0.8- 1.6 2,935 85.2 83.8-86.5 75 1.9 1.4- 2.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 2,381 302 10.6 9.3-12.1 24 1.0 0.6- 1.5 2,016 87.0 85.3-88.5 39 1.4 1.0- 2.1
Non-Hispanic Black 753 152 16.5 13.7-19.8 *** *** *** 568 79.3 75.7-82.5 28 3.5 2.1- 5.5
Other 60 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 662 12 1.4 0.7- 2.5 14 1.7 1.0- 2.9 632 96.5 94.9-97.7 *** *** ***
35-44 479 28 6.5 4.2- 9.9 *** *** *** 433 90.0 86.3-92.7 *** *** ***
45-54 558 73 13.3 10.3-17.0 *** *** *** 469 84.3 80.4-87.5 *** *** ***
55-64 693 127 17.2 14.1-20.9 *** *** *** 539 78.5 74.4-82.1 20 3.6 2.0- 6.4
65-74 668 160 24.6 20.8-28.8 *** *** *** 485 71.8 67.5-75.8 19 2.8 1.6- 4.8
75+ 449 96 21.2 16.9-26.3 *** *** *** 341 75.7 70.5-80.3 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 352 81 18.7 14.6-23.7 *** *** *** 250 75.7 70.2-80.5 17 4.7 2.7- 8.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 950 182 15.5 13.1-18.3 17 1.8 1.1- 3.1 729 80.8 77.7-83.5 22 1.9 1.2- 3.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,067 140 10.5 8.6-12.7 *** *** *** 895 87.1 84.7-89.1 22 1.5 0.9- 2.5
College Graduate 1,175 98 6.3 4.9- 7.9 *** *** *** 1,053 91.9 90.1-93.5 14 0.9 0.5- 1.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 391 101 21.0 16.7-26.1 *** *** *** 268 73.4 67.9-78.2 12 3.1 1.6- 5.8
$15,000- 24,999 614 103 14.8 11.8-18.4 *** *** *** 484 80.5 76.5-84.0 19 3.2 1.8- 5.5
$25,000- 34,999 316 36 11.7 7.9-17.1 *** *** *** 269 84.9 79.1-89.3 *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 435 61 10.7 7.8-14.6 *** *** *** 362 86.8 82.6-90.1 *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 419 52 11.6 8.6-15.5 *** *** *** 358 86.9 82.9-90.1 *** *** ***
$75,000+ 674 32 3.6 2.4- 5.4 *** *** *** 626 94.4 92.2-96.0 *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 919 244 23.4 20.3-26.9 *** *** *** 632 71.6 67.9-75.1 39 4.5 3.0- 6.6
No 2,273 231 8.9 7.6-10.3 32 1.4 0.9- 2.0 1,977 88.5 86.9-89.9 33 1.2 0.8- 1.9
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 1,078 260 22.1 19.2-25.3 11 0.9 0.5- 1.7 768 73.3 69.9-76.4 39 3.7 2.5- 5.5
No 2,388 232 7.8 6.7- 9.1 29 1.2 0.8- 1.8 2,092 89.8 88.3-91.0 35 1.2 0.8- 1.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 87 11 10.2 5.2-19.2 *** *** *** 73 86.0 75.0-92.6 *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 3,465 491 11.8 10.6-13.1 41 1.2 0.8- 1.7 2,861 85.2 83.8-86.5 72 1.8 1.4- 2.4
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 946 98 8.7 7.0-10.8 11 1.0 0.5- 1.9 816 88.3 86.0-90.4 21 1.9 1.2- 3.2
Regional City or Suburban County 809 120 13.4 10.9-16.5 *** *** *** 674 84.7 81.5-87.4 *** *** ***
Rural 1,798 284 13.2 11.5-15.1 24 1.6 1.0- 2.5 1,445 82.9 80.8-84.9 45 2.3 1.6- 3.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,594 121 6.7 5.4- 8.2 19 1.3 0.8- 2.1 1,428 90.5 88.8-92.0 26 1.5 1.0- 2.3
Unemployed 132 19 11.7 6.9-18.9 *** *** *** 108 85.5 77.5-91.0 *** *** ***
Retired 1,031 218 21.2 18.3-24.5 *** *** *** 781 75.4 72.0-78.5 27 2.9 1.9- 4.5
Unable to Work 366 117 27.8 22.5-33.8 *** *** *** 230 67.7 61.4-73.4 15 4.1 2.1- 7.9
Other not in Labor Force 413 27 5.3 3.4- 8.2 12 2.4 1.3- 4.3 371 92.0 88.8-94.3 *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 148 29 15.2 9.4-23.6 *** *** *** 108 77.8 68.8-84.9 *** *** ***
50% to 100% 323 59 15.3 11.5-20.2 11 2.7 1.3- 5.3 243 79.1 73.8-83.7 *** *** ***
101% to 150% 551 99 14.7 11.6-18.4 *** *** *** 431 80.6 76.4-84.2 16 3.5 2.0- 6.2
151% to 200% 229 37 14.5 9.7-21.2 *** *** *** 184 82.0 74.8-87.5 *** *** ***
More than 200% 1,556 157 8.5 7.0-10.2 12 0.7 0.4- 1.3 1,363 89.8 88.0-91.4 24 1.1 0.7- 1.8
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 736 132 15.0 12.2-18.3 14 2.1 1.2- 3.8 573 80.8 77.1-84.0 17 2.1 1.1- 3.9
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,291 208 14.6 12.5-17.0 *** *** *** 1,041 82.2 79.5-84.5 32 2.4 1.6- 3.6
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,526 162 9.0 7.5-10.7 17 1.1 0.7- 1.8 1,321 88.4 86.5-90.1 26 1.5 1.0- 2.3

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Disability Status will be replaced by Functional Disability in 2017. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on the North Carolina Rural Centerís classification. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3Based on 2016 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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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