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2009 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 1,616 1,299 77.3 72.5-81.4 119 9.2 7.2-11.7 163 9.4 7.3-11.9 35 4.2 1.5-10.8
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,462 1,199 82.2 79.1-84.9 88 7.6 5.7-10.1 146 8.3 6.6-10.4 29 1.9 1.1- 3.2
No 151 97 41.8 25.8-59.7 31 20.6 11.6-33.8 17 17.0 7.7-33.5 6 20.6 4.7-58.0
Body Mass Index
Underweight 13 8 56.7 26.8-82.3 2 17.5 4.0-52.0 2 7.8 1.8-28.0 1 18.1 2.8-63.2
Recommended Range 241 190 59.2 41.4-74.9 18 9.3 4.7-17.5 26 16.2 8.6-28.6 7 15.3 3.3-49.2
Overweight 490 396 81.0 75.2-85.6 38 8.5 5.4-13.0 44 7.7 4.9-11.9 12 2.9 1.3- 6.4
Obese 781 629 80.1 75.6-83.9 55 10.0 7.1-14.0 83 8.4 6.3-11.2 14 1.5 0.7- 3.3
Current Smoker
No 1,378 1,122 78.3 72.8-82.9 91 8.2 6.1-10.9 137 9.0 6.8-11.8 28 4.5 1.5-12.7
Yes 232 171 70.8 61.5-78.7 28 15.1 9.5-23.2 26 11.7 6.9-19.1 7 2.4 0.9- 6.2
History of CVD**
Yes 463 369 78.3 71.8-83.7 35 7.8 4.9-12.2 54 13.3 9.0-19.4 5 0.6 0.2- 1.6
No 1,123 911 76.8 70.7-82.0 80 9.8 7.3-13.0 105 8.3 6.1-11.2 27 5.1 1.7-14.3
Binge Drinker
No 1,567 1,265 77.5 72.6-81.7 113 8.9 6.9-11.4 154 9.3 7.2-11.9 35 4.4 1.6-11.3
Yes 41 30 79.7 59.3-91.3 5 10.2 3.1-29.0 6 10.1 3.2-27.8 0 0.0 . - .
Heavy Drinker
No 1,580 1,272 77.6 72.7-81.8 114 8.7 6.7-11.1 159 9.4 7.4-12.0 35 4.3 1.6-11.1
Yes 19 14 72.6 41.3-90.9 3 22.3 6.0-56.5 2 5.0 1.2-19.4 0 0.0 . - .
Poor Sleep***
Yes 205 159 73.4 62.0-82.3 19 13.6 7.5-23.6 23 11.7 5.9-21.9 4 1.3 0.4- 4.2
No 1,363 1,101 77.8 72.4-82.4 98 8.7 6.6-11.4 134 8.9 6.8-11.6 30 4.6 1.6-12.5
Current Asthma
Yes 207 166 83.0 75.3-88.7 14 6.6 3.4-12.4 19 7.8 4.5-13.3 8 2.6 1.1- 6.0
No 1,396 1,120 76.4 71.1-80.9 105 9.6 7.4-12.4 144 9.6 7.4-12.5 27 4.4 1.5-12.2
Disability
Yes 992 781 78.2 74.2-81.8 72 9.2 6.8-12.4 117 10.3 8.0-13.2 22 2.2 1.2- 4.0
No 605 502 75.6 65.9-83.2 46 9.3 6.2-13.8 45 8.4 5.2-13.4 12 6.7 1.7-23.0

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*Asked of all respondents with doctor-diagnosed diabetes

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

***Poor sleep defined as not getting enough rest or sleep for all 30 days out of the past 30 days.

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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