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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control--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 1,608 200 14.0 11.2-17.3 1,408 86.0 82.7-88.8
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,454 181 14.1 11.3-17.6 1,273 85.9 82.4-88.7
No 151 18 12.6 5.3-27.1 133 87.4 72.9-94.7
Body Mass Index
Underweight 13 1 5.1 0.7-29.7 12 94.9 70.3-99.3
Recommended Range 238 25 10.0 5.0-19.1 213 90.0 80.9-95.0
Overweight 489 63 15.1 10.8-20.8 426 84.9 79.2-89.2
Obese 777 103 15.4 11.2-20.9 674 84.6 79.1-88.8
Current Smoker
No 1,372 171 14.1 11.1-17.9 1,201 85.9 82.1-88.9
Yes 230 29 13.7 8.0-22.6 201 86.3 77.4-92.0
History of CVD**
Yes 460 87 23.7 17.4-31.5 373 76.3 68.5-82.6
No 1,118 111 11.2 8.3-15.0 1,007 88.8 85.0-91.7
Binge Drinker
No 1,559 197 14.5 11.6-17.9 1,362 85.5 82.1-88.4
Yes 41 3 5.5 1.7-17.0 38 94.5 83.0-98.3
Heavy Drinker
No 1,572 197 14.3 11.4-17.7 1,375 85.7 82.3-88.6
Yes 19 2 6.2 1.4-23.3 17 93.8 76.7-98.6
Poor Sleep***
Yes 203 39 17.3 10.3-27.8 164 82.7 72.2-89.7
No 1,358 153 13.5 10.5-17.2 1,205 86.5 82.8-89.5
Current Asthma
Yes 206 25 17.4 7.4-35.6 181 82.6 64.4-92.6
No 1,388 174 13.6 10.9-16.8 1,214 86.4 83.2-89.1
Disability
Yes 987 153 16.8 13.2-21.0 834 83.2 79.0-86.8
No 602 46 10.5 6.5-16.5 556 89.5 83.5-93.5

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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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