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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Pre-Diabetes
(formerly Diabetes Screening)--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

Have you ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that you have pre-diabetes
or borderline diabetes?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 13,834 1,044 6.0 5.5- 6.6 12,790 94.0 93.4-94.5
Have Health Insurance
Yes 12,095 928 6.2 5.7- 6.8 11,167 93.8 93.2-94.3
No 1,718 112 5.0 3.6- 6.9 1,606 95.0 93.1-96.4
Body Mass Index
Underweight 225 7 1.5 0.7- 3.4 218 98.5 96.6-99.3
Recommended Range 4,636 184 3.3 2.7- 4.1 4,452 96.7 95.9-97.3
Overweight 4,953 367 5.7 5.0- 6.6 4,586 94.3 93.4-95.0
Obese 3,427 431 10.3 8.9-11.8 2,996 89.7 88.2-91.1
Current Smoker
No 11,219 851 6.2 5.6- 6.8 10,368 93.8 93.2-94.4
Yes 2,571 191 5.6 4.5- 6.8 2,380 94.4 93.2-95.5
History of CVD**
Yes 1,394 183 12.2 10.2-14.5 1,211 87.8 85.5-89.8
No 12,318 846 5.6 5.0- 6.1 11,472 94.4 93.9-95.0
Binge Drinker
No 12,347 961 6.4 5.8- 7.0 11,386 93.6 93.0-94.2
Yes 1,294 70 4.4 3.2- 6.0 1,224 95.6 94.0-96.8
Heavy Drinker
No 13,010 989 6.1 5.6- 6.7 12,021 93.9 93.3-94.4
Yes 539 37 5.9 3.7- 9.3 502 94.1 90.7-96.3
Current Asthma
Yes 1,061 131 9.7 7.8-12.0 930 90.3 88.0-92.2
No 12,716 907 5.8 5.2- 6.3 11,809 94.2 93.7-94.8
Disability
Yes 4,677 491 9.4 8.3-10.6 4,186 90.6 89.4-91.7
No 8,747 532 4.8 4.2- 5.4 8,215 95.2 94.6-95.8

Back to Pre-Diabetes
(formerly Diabetes Screening).

*Diabetes screening questions are asked only of respondents who reported NOT having diabetes.

**History of Cardiovascular Disease: includes history of heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke.

Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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.

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