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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control--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 2,647 207 7.6 6.3- 9.2 2,440 92.4 90.8-93.7
Have Health Insurance
Yes 2,391 180 7.2 5.8- 8.9 2,211 92.8 91.1-94.2
No 252 27 11.0 6.9-17.1 225 89.0 82.9-93.1
Body Mass Index
Underweight 15 1 3.0 0.4-19.6 14 97.0 80.4-99.6
Recommended Range 409 30 11.6 6.7-19.4 379 88.4 80.6-93.3
Overweight 871 52 6.2 4.4- 8.8 819 93.8 91.2-95.6
Obese 1,220 115 7.6 6.0- 9.6 1,105 92.4 90.4-94.0
Current Smoker
No 2,205 178 8.0 6.5- 9.9 2,027 92.0 90.1-93.5
Yes 428 28 5.6 3.4- 9.2 400 94.4 90.8-96.6
History of CVD**
Yes 665 82 12.4 9.5-16.2 583 87.6 83.8-90.5
No 1,943 123 6.5 5.0- 8.4 1,820 93.5 91.6-95.0
Binge Drinker
No 2,529 201 8.0 6.5- 9.7 2,328 92.0 90.3-93.5
Yes 105 6 2.9 1.2- 6.9 99 97.1 93.1-98.8
Heavy Drinker
No 2,568 205 7.8 6.4- 9.5 2,363 92.2 90.5-93.6
Yes 57 2 2.7 0.5-13.0 55 97.3 87.0-99.5
Current Asthma
Yes 330 39 11.6 7.4-17.8 291 88.4 82.2-92.6
No 2,299 163 6.9 5.5- 8.5 2,136 93.1 91.5-94.5
Disability
Yes 1,489 156 10.6 8.6-12.9 1,333 89.4 87.1-91.4
No 1,139 51 4.5 2.8- 7.0 1,088 95.5 93.0-97.2

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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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