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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than age 30 Ages 30 to 50 Ages 50 to 60 Age 60 or older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,614 89 11.4 7.6-16.9 489 35.3 31.4-39.3 463 27.2 24.0-30.7 573 26.1 22.9-29.6
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,465 78 9.4 6.8-12.8 418 34.0 30.2-38.0 414 27.6 24.4-31.1 555 29.0 25.6-32.7
No 146 10 26.0 8.1-58.4 69 44.4 27.0-63.2 49 24.4 14.0-39.0 18 5.2 2.5-10.7
Body Mass Index
Underweight 11 1 13.2 1.9-55.0 2 13.9 3.2-44.0 2 25.2 5.6-65.5 6 47.6 19.9-76.9
Recommended Range 242 19 25.7 10.7-49.8 53 20.6 12.5-32.2 59 27.1 17.5-39.5 111 26.6 18.2-37.1
Overweight 498 32 9.6 5.8-15.4 125 31.4 25.3-38.2 145 27.5 22.3-33.5 196 31.5 25.9-37.7
Obese 779 34 8.4 5.0-13.8 283 42.5 37.1-48.2 240 27.9 23.6-32.6 222 21.2 16.9-26.2
Current Smoker
No 1,367 70 11.0 6.7-17.5 387 32.9 28.7-37.3 393 27.2 23.6-31.1 517 29.0 25.2-33.0
Yes 241 19 14.0 7.6-24.2 99 46.7 37.3-56.3 68 27.2 20.0-35.7 55 12.2 8.3-17.5
History of CVD**
Yes 459 20 7.5 3.9-14.2 128 29.1 22.7-36.4 133 30.5 24.2-37.7 178 32.9 25.9-40.8
No 1,122 69 13.2 8.2-20.4 352 37.1 32.4-42.0 319 25.8 22.1-29.9 382 23.9 20.5-27.8
Binge Drinker
No 1,561 85 11.3 7.4-17.0 466 34.7 30.8-38.8 447 27.3 24.0-30.9 563 26.7 23.4-30.3
Yes 39 3 12.8 3.1-39.9 19 50.8 27.5-73.7 13 25.0 11.6-45.8 4 11.5 2.4-40.5
Heavy Drinker
No 1,574 86 11.5 7.6-17.1 476 35.3 31.3-39.4 452 26.9 23.7-30.5 560 26.3 23.0-29.9
Yes 18 2 11.9 2.6-41.0 8 43.7 18.8-72.3 5 24.6 8.3-54.2 3 19.8 4.9-53.9
Poor Sleep***
Yes 216 15 13.0 6.5-24.3 83 41.8 31.8-52.5 71 28.8 20.3-39.0 47 16.4 10.2-25.3
No 1,351 73 11.4 7.1-17.7 395 34.6 30.4-39.1 381 27.0 23.5-30.9 502 27.0 23.4-30.9
Current Asthma
Yes 204 11 19.5 8.6-38.4 65 30.3 21.8-40.4 65 24.3 17.2-33.1 63 25.9 17.4-36.7
No 1,396 78 10.4 6.5-16.3 418 35.8 31.6-40.2 395 27.6 24.1-31.4 505 26.2 22.7-29.9
Disability
Yes 979 52 8.8 6.1-12.6 306 34.1 29.7-38.9 273 26.7 22.9-30.9 348 30.3 25.8-35.2
No 570 36 15.8 8.2-28.1 164 36.4 29.4-43.9 172 27.3 21.8-33.7 198 20.5 16.4-25.4

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**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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