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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 1,555 192 11.5 9.7-13.7 1,363 88.5 86.3-90.3
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,365 169 11.7 9.7-14.1 1,196 88.3 85.9-90.3
No 188 23 10.5 6.6-16.3 165 89.5 83.7-93.4
Body Mass Index
Underweight 6 1 24.5 3.6-74.0 5 75.5 26.0-96.4
Recommended Range 250 30 11.6 7.4-17.8 220 88.4 82.2-92.6
Overweight 480 50 11.0 7.6-15.5 430 89.0 84.5-92.4
Obese 730 102 12.4 9.9-15.5 628 87.6 84.5-90.1
Current Smoker
No 1,294 151 10.9 8.9-13.2 1,143 89.1 86.8-91.1
Yes 253 40 14.6 10.0-20.9 213 85.4 79.1-90.0
Binge Drinker
No 1,510 184 11.5 9.6-13.6 1,326 88.5 86.4-90.4
Yes 26 3 12.7 3.5-36.7 23 87.3 63.3-96.5
Heavy Drinker
No 1,529 186 11.4 9.6-13.6 1,343 88.6 86.4-90.4
Yes 16 5 24.2 8.7-51.7 11 75.8 48.3-91.3
Fair/Poor Health Status
Yes 877 144 15.6 12.8-19.0 733 84.4 81.0-87.2
No 672 47 6.7 4.7- 9.4 625 93.3 90.6-95.3
Current Asthma
Yes 178 35 20.6 13.9-29.4 143 79.4 70.6-86.1
No 1,366 153 10.2 8.4-12.4 1,213 89.8 87.6-91.6
Diabetes
Yes 1,555 192 11.5 9.7-13.7 1,363 88.5 86.3-90.3
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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