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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

About how many times in the past 12 months have you seen a doctor, nurse, or other health professional for your diabetes?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-5 times 6-11 times 12+ times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,642 1,322 78.3 75.3-81.1 83 5.7 4.2- 7.8 64 4.3 3.0- 6.0 173 11.6 9.6-14.0
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,494 1,213 79.4 76.3-82.2 75 5.4 4.0- 7.3 58 4.5 3.1- 6.4 148 10.7 8.7-13.0
No 147 108 71.0 58.9-80.8 8 7.8 2.6-21.4 6 2.8 0.9- 8.1 25 18.3 11.3-28.4
Body Mass Index
Underweight 13 8 57.3 24.2-85.0 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.2 0.3-15.2 4 40.5 13.6-74.6
Recommended Range 213 174 77.3 65.5-85.9 10 8.6 2.9-22.7 8 2.9 1.2- 6.9 21 11.3 6.2-19.6
Overweight 525 431 81.1 75.8-85.5 23 3.6 2.2- 5.9 14 3.1 1.4- 6.8 57 12.2 8.7-16.9
Obese 810 644 77.1 72.7-80.9 47 6.5 4.4- 9.4 41 5.7 3.8- 8.5 78 10.7 8.1-14.1
Current Smoker
No 1,414 1,153 79.8 76.7-82.6 74 5.1 3.8- 6.9 49 4.3 2.9- 6.3 138 10.8 8.8-13.3
Yes 224 165 70.3 60.1-78.7 9 9.2 3.9-20.1 15 4.5 2.3- 8.7 35 16.0 10.4-23.8
History of CVD**
Yes 465 357 77.0 71.3-81.9 31 7.7 4.8-12.2 29 5.1 3.0- 8.6 48 10.2 7.1-14.3
No 1,142 935 78.7 74.9-82.0 50 5.1 3.4- 7.7 34 3.8 2.4- 5.9 123 12.4 9.9-15.4
Binge Drinker
No 1,584 1,279 78.7 75.6-81.5 81 6.0 4.3- 8.1 62 4.2 2.9- 5.9 162 11.2 9.2-13.5
Yes 42 33 80.1 61.3-91.1 2 2.0 0.3-10.7 1 5.5 0.8-30.1 6 12.5 5.0-27.8
Heavy Drinker
No 1,608 1,299 78.4 75.3-81.3 82 5.8 4.2- 7.9 63 4.3 3.0- 6.1 164 11.5 9.4-13.9
Yes 19 17 93.7 76.0-98.6 1 3.8 0.5-23.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.5 0.3-16.7
Poor Sleep***
Yes 237 184 73.2 64.4-80.5 16 8.7 4.8-15.2 16 9.4 5.2-16.6 21 8.7 5.0-14.7
No 1,364 1,108 79.6 76.2-82.6 63 5.2 3.5- 7.5 45 3.2 2.1- 5.0 148 12.0 9.8-14.6
Current Asthma
Yes 205 162 79.2 70.4-85.9 12 3.5 1.7- 7.1 12 5.9 2.8-12.1 19 11.4 6.4-19.6
No 1,424 1,149 78.1 74.8-81.2 70 6.0 4.3- 8.4 51 4.0 2.7- 6.0 154 11.8 9.6-14.3
Disability
Yes 1,001 782 75.9 71.7-79.6 73 8.3 5.9-11.5 52 6.2 4.3- 9.0 94 9.6 7.4-12.4
No 592 499 82.2 77.4-86.2 9 1.9 0.8- 4.0 12 1.5 0.7- 3.2 72 14.4 10.7-19.0

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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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