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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-MALES

About how many times in the last year has a health professional checked your feet for any sores or irritations?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Once a year 2-3/year 4 or more times/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,627 312 21.0 18.2-24.1 479 28.0 25.1-31.3 474 27.6 24.6-30.9 362 23.3 20.3-26.7
-MALES 624 131 21.0 16.8-25.9 223 33.9 28.9-39.3 153 24.6 20.0-29.8 117 20.5 16.0-25.9
RACE
White 482 104 22.2 17.3-27.9 171 34.2 28.5-40.5 120 25.3 20.1-31.3 87 18.3 13.8-23.7
African American 106 23 19.1 11.1-30.8 41 36.9 25.8-49.6 25 26.0 16.0-39.4 17 18.0 10.4-29.4
Other Minorities 31 3 10.5 2.3-37.1 9 21.9 8.0-47.6 8 13.6 4.9-32.3 11 54.1 26.6-79.2
AGE
18-44 36 9 27.4 13.2-48.3 12 20.6 10.4-36.7 7 18.3 7.8-37.4 8 33.6 16.5-56.6
45-54 77 20 30.0 18.1-45.4 28 38.2 24.7-53.9 12 13.2 5.3-29.5 17 18.5 10.3-31.0
55-64 213 48 19.6 13.8-27.0 79 36.4 27.9-45.9 54 29.0 20.9-38.8 32 14.9 9.1-23.5
65+ 294 52 15.3 10.8-21.0 103 34.7 27.7-42.4 80 28.7 22.2-36.2 59 21.4 15.5-28.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 115 16 15.9 8.7-27.2 25 25.4 14.6-40.5 34 30.9 19.3-45.5 40 27.8 18.5-39.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 198 54 30.5 21.9-40.8 67 29.8 22.2-38.6 42 21.0 14.5-29.4 35 18.7 12.0-28.0
Some Post-H.S. 142 31 20.1 12.9-30.1 47 33.1 23.5-44.4 44 28.7 20.0-39.3 20 18.1 10.2-30.1
College Graduate 169 30 13.6 8.7-20.8 84 47.2 36.2-58.5 33 20.0 12.4-30.8 22 19.1 9.9-33.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 75 13 19.1 9.6-34.5 17 31.0 15.8-51.8 18 16.2 8.7-28.0 27 33.7 20.8-49.7
$15,000- 24,999 116 26 20.9 12.8-32.2 42 30.8 20.6-43.3 30 38.8 26.4-53.0 18 9.5 5.5-15.9
$25,000- 34,999 86 18 19.5 9.0-37.1 30 30.6 19.5-44.5 21 28.0 16.8-42.7 17 22.0 12.5-35.8
$35,000- 49,999 90 20 17.8 10.1-29.5 32 39.4 24.9-56.0 25 21.4 12.7-33.7 13 21.4 8.1-45.9
$50,000- 74,999 78 11 10.1 5.2-18.8 37 49.6 35.2-64.0 21 25.6 15.0-40.0 9 14.7 6.3-30.6
$75,000+ 106 27 30.1 19.8-42.8 49 41.3 30.2-53.5 19 17.5 8.9-31.4 11 11.1 5.2-22.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 373 62 14.4 10.6-19.3 131 34.5 27.8-41.8 107 30.6 24.0-38.0 73 20.6 14.8-28.0
No 231 64 30.6 22.4-40.1 88 34.0 26.4-42.6 40 15.7 10.8-22.2 39 19.7 13.1-28.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 267 53 20.2 14.6-27.3 114 42.4 34.8-50.4 61 24.4 18.3-31.7 39 13.0 8.8-18.8
Non-Veteran 357 78 21.4 16.0-28.1 109 29.3 23.0-36.4 92 24.7 18.7-31.8 78 24.6 18.3-32.3

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*Respondents who reported having no feet were NOT asked this question.

^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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