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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control-Females

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 756 119 17.0 13.8-20.8 637 83.0 79.2-86.2
-FEMALES 439 63 14.6 10.9-19.2 376 85.4 80.8-89.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 261 40 17.5 12.2-24.4 221 82.5 75.6-87.8
Non-Hispanic Black 133 19 10.6 6.2-17.5 114 89.4 82.5-93.8
Other 12 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 10 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 114 15 13.7 7.2-24.4 99 86.3 75.6-92.8
65-74 141 18 12.8 7.3-21.7 123 87.2 78.3-92.7
75+ 81 16 16.0 9.3-26.3 65 84.0 73.7-90.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 71 *** *** *** 62 90.1 78.0-95.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 156 27 18.9 12.3-27.9 129 81.1 72.1-87.7
Some Post-H.S. 129 18 16.9 10.2-26.6 111 83.1 73.4-89.8
College Graduate 82 *** *** *** 73 93.6 86.9-97.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 82 *** *** *** 73 91.9 83.4-96.2
$15,000- 24,999 88 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 230 46 20.6 14.9-27.8 184 79.4 72.2-85.1
No 205 17 8.9 4.9-15.8 188 91.1 84.2-95.1
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 242 48 21.0 15.2-28.3 194 79.0 71.7-84.8
No 196 15 7.0 3.7-12.8 181 93.0 87.2-96.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 10 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 429 62 14.7 10.9-19.4 367 85.3 80.6-89.1
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 85 *** *** *** 76 86.0 73.6-93.1
Regional City or Suburban County 107 14 12.8 7.0-22.3 93 87.2 77.7-93.0
Rural 247 40 16.0 11.0-22.6 207 84.0 77.4-89.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 108 16 15.5 8.7-26.0 92 84.5 74.0-91.3
Unemployed 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 190 27 11.1 7.1-16.9 163 88.9 83.1-92.9
Unable to Work 98 13 14.5 7.8-25.5 85 85.5 74.5-92.2
Other not in Labor Force 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 79 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 146 21 12.9 7.6-21.0 125 87.1 79.0-92.4
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 114 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 188 28 14.4 9.4-21.5 160 85.6 78.5-90.6
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 137 16 12.0 6.8-20.4 121 88.0 79.6-93.2

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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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