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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.^
Past month Past year Past 2 years 2+ years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,683 290 16.3 13.6-19.5 922 52.1 47.9-56.3 223 12.8 10.6-15.3 187 11.6 9.3-14.4 61 7.1 3.9-12.5
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,524 268 17.0 14.1-20.3 865 56.3 52.4-60.1 202 13.0 10.7-15.7 143 9.9 7.8-12.5 46 3.8 2.6- 5.7
No 154 20 11.7 5.4-23.5 55 22.6 13.7-35.0 21 11.4 6.2-20.0 43 23.8 13.1-39.2 15 30.5 12.3-58.1
Body Mass Index
Underweight 13 1 4.5 0.6-26.9 6 46.8 20.7-74.7 1 5.3 0.7-30.7 3 21.2 5.9-53.4 2 22.2 4.7-62.2
Recommended Range 248 43 11.8 7.1-18.9 141 46.3 32.6-60.6 35 12.0 7.2-19.4 19 10.3 4.9-20.4 10 19.6 6.1-48.0
Overweight 517 98 18.0 13.5-23.6 289 55.7 49.1-62.1 56 10.4 7.0-15.2 59 12.9 8.7-18.9 15 2.9 1.5- 5.4
Obese 805 127 15.6 11.8-20.3 441 53.4 48.0-58.7 111 14.2 11.1-18.0 95 11.0 8.2-14.6 31 5.8 3.6- 9.3
Current Smoker
No 1,434 250 16.4 13.4-19.9 804 53.4 48.6-58.0 187 12.0 9.7-14.6 142 10.6 8.2-13.5 51 7.7 4.1-14.2
Yes 242 38 16.4 10.2-25.3 116 46.6 37.3-56.1 34 16.0 10.2-24.1 44 17.0 10.8-25.8 10 4.0 2.0- 8.2
History of CVD**
Yes 471 82 18.1 13.2-24.3 269 57.1 50.0-64.0 56 10.8 7.2-16.0 55 11.0 7.2-16.5 9 3.0 1.2- 7.3
No 1,183 201 15.8 12.6-19.7 640 50.6 45.6-55.7 161 12.8 10.3-15.8 130 12.1 9.4-15.5 51 8.6 4.5-15.8
Binge Drinker
No 1,625 280 16.5 13.7-19.8 894 51.9 47.6-56.2 211 12.6 10.4-15.2 183 11.8 9.4-14.6 57 7.2 3.9-12.9
Yes 40 8 15.0 5.3-35.7 19 63.2 41.0-80.9 8 13.7 5.0-32.0 1 0.9 0.1- 6.7 4 7.2 2.3-20.2
Heavy Drinker
No 1,637 280 16.0 13.2-19.3 898 52.3 48.0-56.6 217 12.9 10.7-15.5 182 11.5 9.2-14.3 60 7.3 4.0-12.9
Yes 18 4 31.7 10.9-63.8 10 60.1 31.2-83.4 3 5.7 1.5-19.2 1 2.5 0.3-16.4 0 0.0 . - .
Poor Sleep***
Yes 217 22 14.4 6.9-27.8 115 42.7 32.7-53.4 28 13.7 7.8-23.0 44 22.4 14.1-33.7 8 6.7 2.5-16.7
No 1,415 262 16.6 13.7-20.0 776 53.4 48.8-58.0 190 12.8 10.5-15.5 135 9.9 7.7-12.7 52 7.3 3.7-13.7
Current Asthma
Yes 220 32 24.8 13.7-40.7 105 38.2 28.0-49.6 35 17.0 10.3-26.7 36 14.0 8.3-22.7 12 6.0 3.0-11.6
No 1,449 257 15.2 12.7-18.1 809 54.1 49.5-58.5 183 12.1 9.8-14.7 151 11.4 8.9-14.4 49 7.3 3.8-13.6
Disability
Yes 1,013 170 16.5 13.1-20.5 545 52.6 47.9-57.3 135 13.9 10.9-17.6 131 13.1 10.3-16.6 32 3.9 2.4- 6.3
No 599 107 16.5 12.0-22.3 340 51.2 43.4-58.8 78 11.3 8.3-15.1 46 9.2 5.8-14.4 28 11.8 5.3-24.2

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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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