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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,555 833 53.5 50.3-56.6 722 46.5 43.4-49.7
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,365 737 54.6 51.3-57.9 628 45.4 42.1-48.7
No 188 96 47.5 38.3-56.9 92 52.5 43.1-61.7
Body Mass Index
Underweight 6 3 44.2 12.5-81.5 3 55.8 18.5-87.5
Recommended Range 250 125 48.0 40.1-56.0 125 52.0 44.0-59.9
Overweight 479 264 56.0 50.3-61.5 215 44.0 38.5-49.7
Obese 730 403 54.8 50.2-59.3 327 45.2 40.7-49.8
Current Smoker
No 1,295 690 53.0 49.6-56.4 605 47.0 43.6-50.4
Yes 252 138 55.8 47.4-63.9 114 44.2 36.1-52.6
Binge Drinker
No 1,511 817 54.1 50.9-57.3 694 45.9 42.7-49.1
Yes 26 10 36.4 17.7-60.5 16 63.6 39.5-82.3
Heavy Drinker
No 1,530 819 53.7 50.5-56.8 711 46.3 43.2-49.5
Yes 15 9 48.4 21.2-76.7 6 51.6 23.3-78.8
Fair/Poor Health Status
Yes 878 450 50.4 46.2-54.6 428 49.6 45.4-53.8
No 670 378 57.3 52.6-62.0 292 42.7 38.0-47.4
Current Asthma
Yes 178 101 53.8 44.4-62.8 77 46.2 37.2-55.6
No 1,366 728 53.6 50.3-57.0 638 46.4 43.0-49.7
Diabetes
Yes 1,555 833 53.5 50.3-56.6 722 46.5 43.4-49.7
Yes, During Pregnancy 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
No 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
No, Bordeline Diabetes 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - .

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** 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, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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