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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 38 29 75.0 56.5-87.3 8 22.9 11.1-41.6 1 2.1 0.3-13.7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
GENDER
Male 16 11 67.1 38.8-86.8 5 32.9 13.2-61.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Female 22 18 82.7 60.2-93.8 3 13.1 3.9-35.6 1 4.2 0.6-24.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 25 18 71.3 49.5-86.3 6 25.2 11.3-47.2 1 3.5 0.5-21.4 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Other 12 10 79.2 40.0-95.6 2 20.8 4.4-60.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 5 3 55.9 17.0-88.7 2 44.1 11.3-83.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 33 26 80.5 63.2-90.9 6 16.7 7.3-33.8 1 2.7 0.4-17.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 14 12 85.5 56.2-96.4 2 14.5 3.6-43.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 24 17 69.8 46.3-86.2 6 27.0 11.5-51.2 1 3.1 0.4-19.6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 21 16 73.9 46.6-90.2 5 26.1 9.8-53.4 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 12 9 78.0 48.0-93.2 2 15.9 3.9-47.1 1 6.1 0.8-33.7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .

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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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