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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for North Carolina

Diabetes

About how many times in the last year has a health professional checked your feet for any sores or irritations?

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  Total
Respond.#
Once a year 2-3/year 4 or more times/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 364 67 22.1 16.2-29.5 80 18.7 13.8-24.9 119 32.9 26.2-40.3 98 26.3 20.5-33.1
GENDER
Male 136 30 25.3 15.8-37.8 28 16.5 9.8-26.3 37 31.4 21.1-43.8 41 26.9 18.3-37.6
Female 228 37 19.1 12.8-27.5 52 20.9 14.4-29.3 82 34.3 26.3-43.3 57 25.7 18.5-34.6
RACE
White 240 47 25.6 17.9-35.2 51 18.5 12.6-26.2 67 25.4 18.7-33.4 75 30.6 23.1-39.2
African American 102 18 16.0 8.3-28.7 28 22.1 12.8-35.4 41 45.4 31.2-60.5 15 16.4 8.6-29.1

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available.

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#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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