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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

About how many times in the past 12 months have you seen a doctor, nurse, or other health professional for your diabetes?

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  Total
Respond.^
1-5 times 6-11 times 12+ times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,652 1,280 76.6 72.2-80.6 112 6.2 4.7- 8.1 79 4.0 2.9- 5.5 181 13.1 9.5-17.8
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,495 1,165 78.9 75.8-81.7 106 6.5 4.9- 8.5 76 4.5 3.3- 6.1 148 10.1 8.1-12.5
No 153 111 60.6 37.9-79.5 6 4.4 1.2-14.6 3 0.6 0.2- 2.1 33 34.4 15.8-59.5
Body Mass Index
Underweight 13 8 60.5 30.7-84.1 1 4.2 0.6-25.5 0 0.0 . - . 4 35.3 13.1-66.4
Recommended Range 245 177 65.2 46.1-80.4 22 6.0 3.2-11.0 12 4.9 2.1-11.3 34 23.8 9.5-48.1
Overweight 504 398 78.9 72.8-83.9 28 6.1 3.6-10.4 25 4.3 2.4- 7.6 53 10.7 7.0-15.9
Obese 794 629 78.9 74.5-82.7 55 6.6 4.5- 9.6 36 3.7 2.4- 5.5 74 10.8 8.1-14.4
Current Smoker
No 1,403 1,111 78.7 73.5-83.1 89 5.9 4.3- 7.9 68 3.7 2.7- 5.2 135 11.7 7.7-17.4
Yes 243 164 65.7 56.1-74.2 23 8.4 4.6-14.8 11 5.7 2.5-12.2 45 20.2 13.4-29.3
History of CVD**
Yes 465 341 75.1 68.7-80.5 42 8.9 5.5-14.1 36 6.8 4.3-10.7 46 9.2 6.1-13.6
No 1,159 919 77.0 71.2-82.0 68 5.5 3.9- 7.6 39 2.8 1.8- 4.4 133 14.7 10.0-21.0
Binge Drinker
No 1,594 1,235 76.4 71.8-80.5 110 6.3 4.8- 8.2 79 4.2 3.1- 5.8 170 13.1 9.3-18.0
Yes 40 30 85.5 67.5-94.4 2 6.4 1.2-28.1 0 0.0 . - . 8 8.1 3.1-19.8
Heavy Drinker
No 1,606 1,249 77.1 72.5-81.1 108 6.2 4.7- 8.1 79 4.2 3.1- 5.7 170 12.6 8.9-17.5
Yes 19 14 83.1 58.8-94.4 2 6.3 1.5-23.4 0 0.0 . - . 3 10.6 2.4-36.4
Poor Sleep***
Yes 214 150 70.2 59.3-79.2 21 11.8 6.3-21.2 17 4.7 2.6- 8.5 26 13.3 7.1-23.4
No 1,394 1,099 78.1 73.0-82.4 86 5.3 3.9- 7.1 61 4.0 2.8- 5.6 148 12.7 8.7-18.2
Current Asthma
Yes 211 150 78.3 69.9-84.8 19 6.2 3.4-10.9 19 7.4 4.1-13.0 23 8.2 4.7-13.7
No 1,427 1,119 76.3 71.3-80.7 93 6.3 4.6- 8.4 58 3.6 2.5- 5.1 157 13.8 9.8-19.2
Disability
Yes 984 731 74.3 70.1-78.1 77 8.2 5.9-11.3 69 6.8 4.9- 9.4 107 10.7 8.4-13.6
No 595 486 78.1 68.3-85.6 31 4.0 2.4- 6.5 9 0.9 0.4- 2.0 69 17.0 9.9-27.7

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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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