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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Diabetes

About how often do you check your feet for any sores or irritations? Include times when checked by a family member or friend, but do not include times when checked by a health professional.*

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  Total
Respond.^
1 or more times/day 1 or more times/week 1 or more times/month 1 or more times/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,798 1,306 71.9 69.1-74.5 314 17.9 15.7-20.3 34 1.7 1.1- 2.5 11 0.8 0.3- 1.8 133 7.8 6.3- 9.7
-Cabarrus County 41 31 76.0 58.8-87.5 5 13.7 5.2-31.7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 5 10.3 4.1-23.5
GENDER
Male 20 15 76.2 53.0-90.1 2 9.8 2.3-33.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 3 13.9 4.5-36.0
Female 21 16 75.7 47.9-91.3 3 18.5 5.0-49.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 5.9 1.3-22.0
RACE
White 33 25 78.5 60.8-89.6 3 8.2 2.3-24.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 5 13.3 5.3-29.6
Other 8 6 67.5 26.5-92.3 2 32.5 7.7-73.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 3 3 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 38 28 73.9 55.8-86.4 5 14.9 5.6-34.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 5 11.2 4.4-25.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 23 17 72.0 47.8-87.8 3 18.2 5.7-45.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 3 9.9 2.9-28.4
Some College + 18 14 81.9 58.0-93.7 2 7.2 1.6-26.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 10.9 2.6-36.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 26 20 76.9 53.5-90.6 3 13.6 3.6-40.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 3 9.5 2.8-27.5
$50,000+ 6 4 66.3 26.1-91.6 1 18.6 2.6-66.4 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 15.0 2.0-60.5

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Respondents who reported having no feet excluded for this table.

^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: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
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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