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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.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 13,260 1,719 9.6 8.9-10.4 11,541 90.4 89.6-91.1
Have Health Insurance
Yes 11,588 1,557 10.3 9.6-11.1 10,031 89.7 88.9-90.4
No 1,644 157 6.5 4.4- 9.3 1,487 93.5 90.7-95.6
Body Mass Index
Underweight 216 13 2.1 1.1- 4.1 203 97.9 95.9-98.9
Recommended Range 4,196 258 4.9 3.7- 6.5 3,938 95.1 93.5-96.3
Overweight 4,552 523 8.4 7.4- 9.5 4,029 91.6 90.5-92.6
Obese 3,670 820 16.5 14.8-18.4 2,850 83.5 81.6-85.2
Current Smoker
No 10,811 1,466 10.2 9.3-11.1 9,345 89.8 88.9-90.7
Yes 2,391 246 7.2 6.0- 8.7 2,145 92.8 91.3-94.0
History of CVD**
Yes 1,587 491 27.7 23.9-31.9 1,096 72.3 68.1-76.1
No 11,539 1,195 7.7 7.0- 8.5 10,344 92.3 91.5-93.0
Binge Drinker
No 11,898 1,660 10.7 9.9-11.6 10,238 89.3 88.4-90.1
Yes 1,094 41 3.0 1.9- 4.9 1,053 97.0 95.1-98.1
Heavy Drinker
No 12,433 1,672 10.0 9.2-10.9 10,761 90.0 89.1-90.8
Yes 472 19 3.5 1.9- 6.2 453 96.5 93.8-98.1
Poor Sleep***
Yes 1,517 222 10.0 8.1-12.4 1,295 90.0 87.6-91.9
No 11,449 1,442 9.5 8.7-10.4 10,007 90.5 89.6-91.3
Current Asthma
Yes 1,101 221 14.8 11.7-18.5 880 85.2 81.5-88.3
No 12,100 1,484 9.2 8.4-10.0 10,616 90.8 90.0-91.6
Disability
Yes 4,597 1,040 18.5 16.8-20.2 3,557 81.5 79.8-83.2
No 7,862 605 6.3 5.4- 7.3 7,257 93.7 92.7-94.6

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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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