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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-WHITE MALES

About how many times in the last year has a health professional checked your feet for any sores or irritations?

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  Total
Respond.^
Once a year 2-3/year 4 or more times/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,898 362 19.7 17.4-22.3 484 26.3 23.5-29.4 596 31.1 28.2-34.1 456 22.8 20.3-25.6
-WHITE MALES 570 134 22.3 18.2-27.1 170 31.8 26.5-37.6 146 24.6 20.3-29.5 120 21.3 17.2-26.0
AGE
25-34 4 1 18.2 2.2-68.3 2 61.5 18.3-91.9 0 0.0 . - . 1 20.4 2.6-71.4
35-44 19 3 10.1 2.5-32.5 6 28.4 11.1-55.9 7 49.8 26.0-73.7 3 11.7 3.4-33.4
45-54 91 29 32.4 22.1-44.7 22 21.1 13.4-31.8 13 14.5 7.5-26.0 27 32.0 21.8-44.2
55-64 170 40 21.1 14.7-29.2 55 36.8 28.0-46.5 40 23.8 16.7-32.6 35 18.4 12.6-26.1
65-74 165 38 18.9 13.3-26.0 52 34.7 26.6-43.8 47 27.5 20.3-36.2 28 18.9 12.7-27.2
75+ 120 22 20.2 12.3-31.5 33 24.9 17.0-34.9 39 34.8 24.8-46.3 26 20.1 13.0-29.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 87 18 23.9 14.4-37.0 20 20.7 12.6-32.0 27 26.9 17.2-39.5 22 28.6 18.1-42.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 174 48 20.0 14.2-27.4 45 26.8 18.9-36.5 46 29.7 21.5-39.5 35 23.4 16.4-32.4
Some Post-H.S. 149 32 24.8 15.9-36.5 52 41.6 29.6-54.8 30 16.7 10.6-25.5 35 16.8 11.0-24.9
College Graduate 160 36 21.5 14.8-30.3 53 32.3 24.2-41.6 43 26.0 18.4-35.5 28 20.2 12.7-30.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 61 14 25.2 13.3-42.5 20 25.4 14.6-40.5 16 33.3 19.6-50.7 11 16.0 8.0-29.4
$15,000- 24,999 113 30 20.2 13.6-29.0 31 32.1 22.1-44.1 24 21.7 13.6-32.8 28 26.0 17.2-37.3
$25,000- 34,999 70 15 19.3 10.3-33.2 24 42.8 25.4-62.2 18 22.0 12.4-36.0 13 15.9 8.4-28.0
$35,000- 49,999 88 15 15.4 8.8-25.4 27 35.4 24.7-47.9 27 24.4 16.1-35.1 19 24.8 15.4-37.5
$50,000-74,999 84 19 23.2 13.8-36.3 21 27.5 17.2-40.9 21 23.0 14.2-35.1 23 26.3 16.7-38.7
$75,000+ 103 28 28.6 18.4-41.5 33 25.3 16.8-36.2 23 24.3 15.1-36.7 19 21.8 12.7-34.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 326 68 21.5 16.1-28.1 90 29.6 22.8-37.5 101 27.8 22.1-34.4 67 21.1 16.0-27.2
No 238 66 24.0 17.8-31.5 78 34.6 26.6-43.6 41 19.2 13.3-27.0 53 22.2 15.9-30.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 295 70 22.3 17.0-28.6 94 32.5 26.4-39.4 78 24.6 19.3-30.9 53 20.5 15.2-27.2
Non-Veteran 275 64 22.4 16.6-29.5 76 31.3 23.5-40.2 68 24.5 18.4-31.8 67 21.8 16.3-28.7

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*Respondents who reported having no feet were NOT asked this question.

^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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