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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 51 35 62.3 46.8-75.7 15 35.4 22.4-51.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.3 0.3-14.4
GENDER
Male 19 13 59.5 34.7-80.2 5 34.9 15.6-60.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 5.6 0.8-30.9
Female 32 22 64.2 44.5-80.1 10 35.8 19.9-55.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 43 30 66.3 49.8-79.6 12 30.8 18.1-47.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.8 0.4-17.6
Other 8 5 47.0 16.7-79.7 3 53.0 20.3-83.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 8 5 57.8 22.9-86.3 3 42.2 13.7-77.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 43 30 63.4 46.6-77.5 12 33.7 20.1-50.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.8 0.4-17.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 30 23 71.8 51.0-86.2 6 23.8 10.8-44.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 4.4 0.6-25.2
Some College + 21 12 52.1 30.4-73.1 9 47.9 26.9-69.6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 30 21 63.9 43.5-80.3 8 31.8 16.4-52.7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 4.2 0.6-24.5
$50,000+ 13 8 60.6 32.3-83.2 5 39.4 16.8-67.7 0 0.0 . - . 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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