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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

Urine tests for protein (microalbuminuria test) check if your kidneys are working properly.
When was the last time that you received a urine test for protein?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Last 12 months 1 or more years ago Don't know Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,666 1,807 67.1 64.5-69.7 303 12.4 10.5-14.6 386 13.5 11.9-15.3 170 6.9 5.6- 8.5
Have Health Insurance
Yes 2,409 1,664 69.7 67.2-72.1 259 10.7 9.2-12.4 354 13.9 12.2-15.9 132 5.6 4.6- 6.9
No 253 139 49.1 39.3-59.0 44 24.0 15.1-36.0 32 11.1 7.1-17.0 38 15.8 9.7-24.6
Body Mass Index
Underweight 15 12 86.9 63.8-96.2 0 0.0 . - . 3 13.1 3.8-36.2 0 0.0 . - .
Recommended Range 411 281 68.8 62.5-74.5 41 10.1 7.0-14.4 61 13.1 9.4-17.9 28 8.0 4.9-12.7
Overweight 877 602 67.3 62.8-71.6 96 11.1 8.6-14.2 118 13.2 10.5-16.4 61 8.4 5.8-12.1
Obese 1,228 834 67.7 63.6-71.6 146 13.5 10.3-17.4 171 12.8 10.5-15.5 77 6.0 4.6- 7.8
Current Smoker
No 2,221 1,523 67.7 64.8-70.5 252 12.7 10.5-15.2 313 12.8 11.2-14.7 133 6.8 5.4- 8.5
Yes 431 273 64.2 57.7-70.2 50 11.1 7.9-15.5 72 17.2 12.5-23.3 36 7.5 4.9-11.1
History of CVD**
Yes 672 459 68.6 63.8-73.0 78 12.5 9.6-16.3 102 13.8 10.9-17.3 33 5.1 3.3- 7.8
No 1,955 1,322 66.7 63.6-69.8 223 12.5 10.3-15.2 275 13.4 11.5-15.5 135 7.4 5.8- 9.2
Binge Drinker
No 2,548 1,742 67.7 65.0-70.3 283 12.3 10.3-14.6 364 13.2 11.6-14.9 159 6.9 5.6- 8.5
Yes 105 59 58.8 45.9-70.7 20 15.6 9.1-25.6 17 18.1 9.7-31.3 9 7.5 3.2-16.2
Heavy Drinker
No 2,587 1,766 67.8 65.1-70.4 289 12.3 10.4-14.6 370 13.1 11.5-14.9 162 6.8 5.5- 8.3
Yes 57 34 50.7 33.0-68.3 9 11.5 5.2-23.5 10 25.9 11.0-49.7 4 11.9 3.7-31.8
Current Asthma
Yes 332 224 70.9 64.0-76.9 38 11.0 7.3-16.2 48 12.4 8.6-17.7 22 5.7 3.4- 9.4
No 2,315 1,576 66.9 64.0-69.6 262 12.5 10.4-15.0 331 13.5 11.8-15.5 146 7.1 5.7- 8.8
Disability
Yes 1,504 1,020 68.7 65.4-71.8 166 11.1 9.2-13.3 234 14.8 12.5-17.4 84 5.4 4.1- 7.0
No 1,143 777 65.4 61.1-69.5 134 13.9 10.6-18.0 146 11.9 9.8-14.4 86 8.8 6.6-11.6

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*Asked of respondents with diabetes or borderline 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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