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2008 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 1,952 1,044 54.6 51.5-57.8 908 45.4 42.2-48.5
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,770 957 55.1 51.8-58.4 813 44.9 41.6-48.2
No 180 87 51.9 41.7-61.9 93 48.1 38.1-58.3
Body Mass Index
Underweight 9 5 55.0 20.1-85.5 4 45.0 14.5-79.9
Recommended Range 291 140 47.0 39.2-55.0 151 53.0 45.0-60.8
Overweight 612 322 54.2 48.7-59.6 290 45.8 40.4-51.3
Obese 939 521 56.9 52.4-61.4 418 43.1 38.6-47.6
Current Smoker
No 1,639 893 54.5 51.0-57.9 746 45.5 42.1-49.0
Yes 299 142 54.8 47.0-62.3 157 45.2 37.7-53.0
History of CVD**
Yes 561 308 53.4 47.7-59.1 253 46.6 40.9-52.3
No 1,358 724 55.7 51.9-59.3 634 44.3 40.7-48.1
Binge Drinker
No 1,885 1,018 55.1 51.9-58.3 867 44.9 41.7-48.1
Yes 51 21 51.1 34.4-67.5 30 48.9 32.5-65.6
Heavy Drinker
No 1,901 1,022 54.9 51.7-58.0 879 45.1 42.0-48.3
Yes 28 11 50.0 28.9-71.1 17 50.0 28.9-71.1
Current Asthma
Yes 249 131 51.6 42.4-60.7 118 48.4 39.3-57.6
No 1,691 910 55.3 51.9-58.6 781 44.7 41.4-48.1
Disability
Yes 1,184 624 53.5 49.4-57.5 560 46.5 42.5-50.6
No 730 405 56.9 51.8-61.9 325 43.1 38.1-48.2

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**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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