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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control-Males

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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
-MALES 317 56 20.2 15.0-26.6 261 79.8 73.4-85.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 206 34 18.5 12.8-26.0 172 81.5 74.0-87.2
Non-Hispanic Black 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
35-44 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 93 13 14.7 8.0-25.5 80 85.3 74.5-92.0
65-74 109 18 17.0 9.8-28.0 91 83.0 72.0-90.2
75+ 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 57 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 99 14 16.3 9.1-27.4 85 83.7 72.6-90.9
Some Post-H.S. 89 13 19.3 11.0-31.6 *** *** ***
College Graduate 71 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 37 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 37 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 145 29 20.9 13.2-31.4 116 79.1 68.6-86.8
No 170 27 19.9 13.3-28.6 143 80.1 71.4-86.7
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 152 37 26.1 17.9-36.5 115 73.9 63.5-82.1
No 163 19 15.4 9.5-24.0 144 84.6 76.0-90.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 110 18 20.0 11.9-31.6 92 80.0 68.4-88.1
Non-Veteran 207 38 20.3 14.1-28.3 169 79.7 71.7-85.9
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 182 30 15.6 10.1-23.4 152 84.4 76.6-89.9
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 99 *** *** *** 89 85.3 73.6-92.4
Unemployed 13 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 143 29 24.8 16.3-35.8 114 75.2 64.2-83.7
Unable to Work 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 27 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 146 19 16.3 10.0-25.5 127 83.7 74.5-90.0
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 83 16 15.1 8.3-25.8 67 84.9 74.2-91.7
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 123 17 17.3 10.3-27.6 106 82.7 72.4-89.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 111 23 25.2 16.2-36.9 88 74.8 63.1-83.8

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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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