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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

In the last year, have you had a hospitalization or emergency visit because of your diabetes?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,612 106 6.7 5.0- 8.9 1,506 93.3 91.1-95.0
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,458 91 6.8 5.0- 9.3 1,367 93.2 90.7-95.0
No 151 14 5.5 2.4-11.9 137 94.5 88.1-97.6
Body Mass Index
Underweight 13 0 0.0 . - . 13 100 . - .
Recommended Range 241 18 6.4 3.1-12.7 223 93.6 87.3-96.9
Overweight 490 29 5.2 3.1- 8.7 461 94.8 91.3-96.9
Obese 778 53 7.3 4.8-11.0 725 92.7 89.0-95.2
Current Smoker
No 1,374 83 6.1 4.3- 8.5 1,291 93.9 91.5-95.7
Yes 232 23 10.3 6.0-17.1 209 89.7 82.9-94.0
History of CVD**
Yes 462 52 12.9 8.2-19.7 410 87.1 80.3-91.8
No 1,120 52 4.8 3.3- 7.0 1,068 95.2 93.0-96.7
Binge Drinker
No 1,563 105 6.9 5.2- 9.3 1,458 93.1 90.7-94.8
Yes 41 1 2.0 0.3-13.3 40 98.0 86.7-99.7
Heavy Drinker
No 1,576 105 6.8 5.1- 9.1 1,471 93.2 90.9-94.9
Yes 19 1 3.3 0.4-20.9 18 96.7 79.1-99.6
Poor Sleep***
Yes 204 25 12.9 7.1-22.3 179 87.1 77.7-92.9
No 1,360 76 5.8 4.1- 8.1 1,284 94.2 91.9-95.9
Current Asthma
Yes 206 14 9.2 3.6-21.5 192 90.8 78.5-96.4
No 1,392 90 6.3 4.7- 8.5 1,302 93.7 91.5-95.3
Diabetes
Yes 1,612 106 6.7 5.0- 8.9 1,506 93.3 91.1-95.0
Disability
Yes 988 88 10.7 7.8-14.5 900 89.3 85.5-92.2
No 605 18 1.9 1.1- 3.3 587 98.1 96.7-98.9

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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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