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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,708 467 30.2 27.0-33.6 1,241 69.8 66.4-73.0
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,554 420 30.3 26.8-33.9 1,134 69.7 66.1-73.2
No 152 47 29.9 21.1-40.4 105 70.1 59.6-78.9
Body Mass Index
Underweight 16 6 49.3 20.8-78.2 10 50.7 21.8-79.2
Recommended Range 222 52 25.0 17.5-34.5 170 75.0 65.5-82.5
Overweight 541 129 30.8 24.7-37.6 412 69.2 62.4-75.3
Obese 841 253 30.1 25.8-34.8 588 69.9 65.2-74.2
Current Smoker
No 1,472 405 29.8 26.5-33.4 1,067 70.2 66.6-73.5
Yes 231 59 31.1 22.0-41.9 172 68.9 58.1-78.0
History of CVD**
Yes 490 171 37.4 31.3-43.9 319 62.6 56.1-68.7
No 1,181 286 27.6 23.9-31.7 895 72.4 68.3-76.1
Binge Drinker
No 1,648 452 30.2 27.0-33.7 1,196 69.8 66.3-73.0
Yes 42 12 36.2 17.4-60.3 30 63.8 39.7-82.6
Heavy Drinker
No 1,671 459 30.2 27.0-33.7 1,212 69.8 66.3-73.0
Yes 19 6 37.6 15.3-66.7 13 62.4 33.3-84.7
Poor Sleep***
Yes 243 89 45.5 36.2-55.1 154 54.5 44.9-63.8
No 1,416 365 27.5 24.1-31.1 1,051 72.5 68.9-75.9
Current Asthma
Yes 214 63 35.6 26.4-46.0 151 64.4 54.0-73.6
No 1,481 402 29.6 26.2-33.2 1,079 70.4 66.8-73.8
Disability
Yes 1,053 336 34.6 30.3-39.1 717 65.4 60.9-69.7
No 603 120 24.2 19.3-30.0 483 75.8 70.0-80.7

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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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