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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 1,559 425 26.0 23.3-28.9 1,134 74.0 71.1-76.7
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,369 369 25.9 23.1-28.9 1,000 74.1 71.1-76.9
No 188 56 27.2 19.4-36.9 132 72.8 63.1-80.6
Body Mass Index
Underweight 6 1 15.0 2.0-60.9 5 85.0 39.1-98.0
Recommended Range 251 76 34.9 27.3-43.5 175 65.1 56.5-72.7
Overweight 480 112 20.5 16.3-25.3 368 79.5 74.7-83.7
Obese 732 218 27.2 23.4-31.4 514 72.8 68.6-76.6
Current Smoker
No 1,298 347 25.4 22.5-28.5 951 74.6 71.5-77.5
Yes 253 75 28.9 21.9-37.1 178 71.1 62.9-78.1
Binge Drinker
No 1,514 415 26.2 23.4-29.1 1,099 73.8 70.9-76.6
Yes 26 6 23.8 9.6-47.8 20 76.2 52.2-90.4
Heavy Drinker
No 1,533 418 26.1 23.4-29.0 1,115 73.9 71.0-76.6
Yes 16 5 27.4 10.3-55.4 11 72.6 44.6-89.7
Fair/Poor Health Status
Yes 880 273 29.4 25.7-33.4 607 70.6 66.6-74.3
No 672 148 22.0 18.2-26.3 524 78.0 73.7-81.8
Current Asthma
Yes 178 63 28.5 21.4-36.7 115 71.5 63.3-78.6
No 1,370 359 25.7 22.8-28.8 1,011 74.3 71.2-77.2
Diabetes
Yes 1,559 425 26.0 23.3-28.9 1,134 74.0 71.1-76.7
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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