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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

Have you ever taken a course or class in how to manage your diabetes yourself?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,704 929 53.7 50.2-57.1 775 46.3 42.9-49.8
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,551 851 54.9 51.3-58.4 700 45.1 41.6-48.7
No 152 77 45.3 34.2-56.8 75 54.7 43.2-65.8
Body Mass Index
Underweight 16 10 51.5 22.3-79.7 6 48.5 20.3-77.7
Recommended Range 222 108 43.3 33.3-53.8 114 56.7 46.2-66.7
Overweight 541 300 58.2 52.1-64.0 241 41.8 36.0-47.9
Obese 838 457 53.1 48.2-57.9 381 46.9 42.1-51.8
Current Smoker
No 1,468 812 54.1 50.4-57.7 656 45.9 42.3-49.6
Yes 231 113 50.7 40.7-60.6 118 49.3 39.4-59.3
History of CVD**
Yes 489 262 54.1 47.9-60.2 227 45.9 39.8-52.1
No 1,178 647 53.5 49.2-57.7 531 46.5 42.3-50.8
Binge Drinker
No 1,644 898 53.3 49.7-56.8 746 46.7 43.2-50.3
Yes 42 21 61.3 41.0-78.2 21 38.7 21.8-59.0
Heavy Drinker
No 1,667 909 53.8 50.3-57.3 758 46.2 42.7-49.7
Yes 19 11 47.9 22.3-74.6 8 52.1 25.4-77.7
Poor Sleep***
Yes 243 132 51.3 41.9-60.5 111 48.7 39.5-58.1
No 1,413 773 54.2 50.4-58.0 640 45.8 42.0-49.6
Current Asthma
Yes 213 119 57.2 47.5-66.4 94 42.8 33.6-52.5
No 1,478 799 53.0 49.2-56.7 679 47.0 43.3-50.8
Disability
Yes 1,051 572 51.7 47.2-56.3 479 48.3 43.7-52.8
No 602 329 56.3 50.7-61.8 273 43.7 38.2-49.3

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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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