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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control-Females

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  Total
Respond.^
Within past 12 months 1 or more years ago Don't know Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 770 623 78.9 74.8-82.5 57 8.5 6.2-11.5 65 10.1 7.5-13.4 25 2.6 1.5- 4.3
-FEMALES 445 358 77.5 72.0-82.3 36 9.2 6.3-13.4 37 11.2 7.7-16.2 14 2.0 1.0- 3.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 266 216 79.4 72.2-85.0 20 8.5 5.0-13.9 21 10.3 6.2-16.7 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 135 112 80.8 70.0-88.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 12 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 10 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 26 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 63 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 115 95 78.4 66.8-86.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 144 116 81.1 71.7-87.8 12 9.2 4.5-17.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 82 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 73 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 159 122 74.9 64.9-82.9 14 9.1 4.9-16.4 16 13.4 7.2-23.5 *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 130 107 76.9 65.7-85.3 *** *** *** 11 11.8 5.8-22.4 *** *** ***
College Graduate 82 71 87.8 77.6-93.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 85 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 89 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 35 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 59 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 48 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 28 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 235 184 76.6 68.7-83.0 20 8.6 5.0-14.3 22 11.9 7.1-19.2 *** *** ***
No 205 170 79.7 71.7-85.9 16 10.2 5.9-17.0 14 9.1 5.1-15.7 *** *** ***
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 247 190 72.9 64.8-79.8 22 8.9 5.3-14.7 27 16.0 10.3-23.9 *** *** ***
No 197 167 83.1 75.4-88.7 14 9.8 5.5-16.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 10 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 435 349 77.4 71.8-82.2 36 9.4 6.4-13.7 36 11.1 7.5-16.1 14 2.0 1.1- 3.9
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 87 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 108 *** *** *** *** *** *** 14 18.7 10.7-30.7 *** *** ***
Rural 250 206 82.4 75.6-87.6 18 8.8 5.1-14.7 15 5.5 2.8-10.4 11 3.3 1.5- 7.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 107 89 79.2 67.5-87.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unemployed 18 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 194 161 85.9 79.0-90.8 12 4.1 2.2- 7.5 15 8.3 4.4-15.2 *** *** ***
Unable to Work 102 *** *** *** 11 11.2 5.6-21.3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 24 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 26 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 54 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 81 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 36 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 146 121 86.1 78.5-91.4 13 7.5 3.9-13.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 115 90 81.0 70.9-88.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 191 155 76.6 67.7-83.7 13 7.3 3.8-13.8 16 13.5 7.9-22.1 *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 139 113 77.0 67.0-84.7 14 12.0 6.7-20.6 11 10.7 5.5-19.8 *** *** ***

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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 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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