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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

How old were you when you were told you have diabetes?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than age 30 Ages 30 to 50 Ages 50 to 60 Age 60 or older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,578 127 12.1 9.8-15.0 428 35.2 31.6-39.0 494 28.3 25.3-31.5 529 24.3 21.8-27.1
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,430 94 9.8 7.6-12.7 373 33.3 29.6-37.1 450 29.9 26.7-33.3 513 27.0 24.2-30.0
No 147 33 27.1 18.0-38.7 55 47.9 36.0-59.9 43 18.0 11.9-26.3 16 7.0 3.6-13.2
Body Mass Index
Underweight 16 2 8.8 1.6-36.7 2 22.1 5.4-58.5 4 11.9 3.7-31.8 8 57.2 27.3-82.7
Recommended Range 206 23 17.3 10.5-27.1 40 26.5 15.7-41.1 48 20.2 13.6-29.1 95 36.0 27.1-46.0
Overweight 512 34 12.1 7.8-18.3 120 29.4 23.5-36.0 159 28.3 23.3-33.8 199 30.3 25.4-35.7
Obese 771 55 10.0 7.2-13.8 251 40.9 35.8-46.1 258 30.7 26.3-35.4 207 18.5 15.4-22.0
Current Smoker
No 1,357 104 11.8 9.3-14.8 345 32.8 29.1-36.8 430 28.8 25.6-32.2 478 26.6 23.7-29.7
Yes 216 23 14.3 7.9-24.3 80 46.5 36.5-56.8 64 26.4 19.1-35.4 49 12.8 8.8-18.2
History of CVD**
Yes 450 36 8.3 5.5-12.3 100 28.3 22.4-35.1 151 33.5 27.8-39.7 163 29.9 24.8-35.6
No 1,097 89 13.4 10.4-17.1 321 37.6 33.2-42.1 334 26.7 23.2-30.5 353 22.3 19.4-25.4
Binge Drinker
No 1,519 115 10.8 8.6-13.5 412 35.5 31.8-39.3 469 28.3 25.2-31.5 523 25.5 22.8-28.3
Yes 41 10 43.4 23.2-66.1 11 23.0 11.1-41.6 19 32.9 17.4-53.2 1 0.7 0.1- 4.9
Heavy Drinker
No 1,542 120 11.5 9.1-14.4 422 35.5 31.8-39.3 479 28.3 25.2-31.5 521 24.7 22.2-27.5
Yes 19 5 43.0 18.7-71.3 3 23.2 6.3-57.7 9 31.4 12.3-59.8 2 2.4 0.5-10.0
Poor Sleep***
Yes 221 19 8.9 5.2-14.8 68 39.9 30.6-50.0 66 30.7 22.1-40.9 68 20.5 14.9-27.6
No 1,318 106 12.7 10.0-16.0 352 34.8 30.9-38.9 418 28.0 24.9-31.4 442 24.4 21.7-27.5
Current Asthma
Yes 195 20 15.3 9.0-24.8 54 33.9 24.4-45.0 61 25.7 18.4-34.7 60 25.0 18.2-33.4
No 1,371 105 11.7 9.2-14.8 371 35.3 31.5-39.4 429 28.6 25.4-32.1 466 24.3 21.6-27.3
Disability
Yes 967 73 9.5 7.1-12.6 264 38.2 33.4-43.3 309 27.3 23.6-31.4 321 24.9 21.6-28.6
No 565 48 15.3 10.9-21.2 153 30.8 25.5-36.6 170 30.1 25.1-35.6 194 23.8 19.8-28.4

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This question was asked of those who had been told they had diabetes by a doctor.

**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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