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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

Has a doctor ever told you that diabetes has affected your eyes or that you had retinopathy?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,684 307 19.8 17.2-22.7 1,377 80.2 77.3-82.8
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,532 273 20.0 17.2-23.2 1,259 80.0 76.8-82.8
No 150 32 18.1 11.7-26.8 118 81.9 73.2-88.3
Body Mass Index
Underweight 16 2 11.9 2.1-46.7 14 88.1 53.3-97.9
Recommended Range 215 38 17.2 11.5-24.9 177 82.8 75.1-88.5
Overweight 534 94 18.5 14.0-24.0 440 81.5 76.0-86.0
Obese 832 155 20.5 16.8-24.7 677 79.5 75.3-83.2
Current Smoker
No 1,455 270 19.4 16.7-22.5 1,185 80.6 77.5-83.3
Yes 224 37 22.2 15.1-31.5 187 77.8 68.5-84.9
History of CVD**
Yes 481 124 29.6 24.0-35.9 357 70.4 64.1-76.0
No 1,167 177 16.1 13.3-19.4 990 83.9 80.6-86.7
Binge Drinker
No 1,627 296 19.8 17.2-22.8 1,331 80.2 77.2-82.8
Yes 42 11 24.5 11.6-44.7 31 75.5 55.3-88.4
Heavy Drinker
No 1,649 301 19.8 17.2-22.8 1,348 80.2 77.2-82.8
Yes 19 2 17.4 3.3-56.1 17 82.6 43.9-96.7
Poor Sleep***
Yes 239 57 23.1 16.5-31.2 182 76.9 68.8-83.5
No 1,398 239 19.0 16.1-22.2 1,159 81.0 77.8-83.9
Current Asthma
Yes 210 37 15.3 10.1-22.6 173 84.7 77.4-89.9
No 1,461 268 20.5 17.6-23.7 1,193 79.5 76.3-82.4
Disability
Yes 1,036 218 23.7 20.0-27.8 818 76.3 72.2-80.0
No 596 81 14.4 11.0-18.7 515 85.6 81.3-89.0

Back to Diabetes.

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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