Core State Preconception Health Indicators
Women Aged 18 to 44
I1 Percentage who have ever been told by a health care provider that they had diabetes including gestational diabetes

  Total Yes No
  N % N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total   1,171 100.0 73 6.0 4.7- 7.8 1,098 94.0 92.2- 95.3
Race / Ethnicity                  
  White, Non-Hispanic 627 100.0 24 3.9 2.5- 6.1 603 96.1 93.9- 97.5
  African American, Non-Hispanic 280 100.0 29 9.0 6.1- 13.0 251 91.0 87.0- 93.9
  American Indian, Non-Hispanic 15 100.0 1 5.0 0.7- 29.5 14 95.0 70.5- 99.3
  Other Race, Non-Hispanic 63 100.0 4 12.4 4.4- 30.1 59 87.6 69.9- 95.6
  Latino/Hispanic 186 100.0 15 7.9 4.5- 13.6 171 92.1 86.4- 95.5
Education                  
  No Schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) 38 100.0 3 5.0 1.5- 15.5 35 95.0 84.5- 98.5
  Grades 9 through 11 (Some High School) 68 100.0 10 12.1 6.1- 22.4 58 87.9 77.6- 93.9
  Grades 12 or GED (High School Graduate) 273 100.0 21 6.4 3.9- 10.3 252 93.6 89.7- 96.1
  College 1 year to 3 years (Some College or Technical school) 362 100.0 23 6.0 3.8- 9.4 339 94.0 90.6- 96.2
  College 4 years or more (College Graduate) 438 100.0 17 4.2 2.5- 6.9 421 95.8 93.1- 97.5
Age                  
  18-24 222 100.0 4 1.8 0.6- 4.8 218 98.2 95.2- 99.4
  25-30 252 100.0 11 4.7 2.4- 8.9 241 95.3 91.1- 97.6
  31-40 505 100.0 40 8.1 5.7- 11.3 465 91.9 88.7- 94.3
  41-44 201 100.0 20 11.5 7.0- 18.3 181 88.5 81.7- 93.0

Source: 2015 North Carolina BRFSS
PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.