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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 1,556 1,106 72.0 69.1-74.7 450 28.0 25.3-30.9
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,366 978 71.9 68.8-74.8 388 28.1 25.2-31.2
No 188 126 72.5 64.2-79.5 62 27.5 20.5-35.8
Body Mass Index
Underweight 6 5 75.5 26.0-96.4 1 24.5 3.6-74.0
Recommended Range 251 148 62.1 54.2-69.3 103 37.9 30.7-45.8
Overweight 479 337 70.6 65.1-75.5 142 29.4 24.5-34.9
Obese 731 544 75.2 71.2-78.8 187 24.8 21.2-28.8
Current Smoker
No 1,295 920 71.5 68.3-74.5 375 28.5 25.5-31.7
Yes 253 179 74.4 67.4-80.3 74 25.6 19.7-32.6
Binge Drinker
No 1,511 1,081 72.5 69.7-75.3 430 27.5 24.7-30.3
Yes 26 11 37.9 19.0-61.4 15 62.1 38.6-81.0
Heavy Drinker
No 1,530 1,090 72.2 69.3-75.0 440 27.8 25.0-30.7
Yes 16 7 42.5 17.9-71.5 9 57.5 28.5-82.1
Fair/Poor Health Status
Yes 878 647 75.6 71.8-79.0 231 24.4 21.0-28.2
No 671 454 67.7 63.1-71.9 217 32.3 28.1-36.9
Current Asthma
Yes 178 123 70.2 61.2-77.9 55 29.8 22.1-38.8
No 1,367 973 72.1 69.0-75.0 394 27.9 25.0-31.0
Diabetes
Yes 1,556 1,106 72.0 69.1-74.7 450 28.0 25.3-30.9
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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