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2002 BRFSS Survey Results: 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 501 67 14.8 10.9-19.8 125 25.1 20.0-31.0 191 36.4 30.6-42.7 118 23.7 18.9-29.3
GENDER
Male 196 28 15.3 9.8-23.1 54 29.1 20.7-39.2 70 32.4 24.1-42.1 44 23.2 16.0-32.5
Female 305 39 14.4 9.3-21.5 71 22.1 16.4-29.2 121 39.5 31.7-47.8 74 24.0 18.0-31.3
RACE
White 327 50 15.5 10.9-21.8 86 26.2 19.9-33.6 109 32.2 25.1-40.1 82 26.1 19.9-33.5
African American 131 9 9.8 4.3-21.0 26 22.8 14.0-35.0 70 49.1 37.5-60.8 26 18.2 11.3-28.1

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, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Person, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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