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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

During the past 12 months, was there any time that you did not have testing supplies (strips, lancets, meter)
or diabetes medicine due to lack of money?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, only testing supplies Yes, only medicines Yes, testing supplies and medicinces No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,634 71 4.7 3.5- 6.3 36 1.9 1.2- 3.0 102 8.5 6.6-11.0 1,425 84.9 82.1-87.3
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,490 47 2.8 2.0- 4.1 24 1.7 0.9- 2.9 71 6.9 5.0- 9.4 1,348 88.6 85.9-90.9
No 143 24 18.4 11.3-28.5 12 3.5 1.8- 6.8 31 20.7 13.2-30.9 76 57.4 46.0-68.1
Body Mass Index
Underweight 16 1 2.0 0.3-13.9 4 9.6 3.0-27.3 1 1.5 0.2-10.8 10 86.8 68.2-95.3
Recommended Range 211 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9 4 0.9 0.3- 3.0 6 3.9 1.4-10.4 200 94.9 88.8-97.7
Overweight 522 16 2.7 1.3- 5.5 5 0.9 0.4- 2.2 26 7.0 4.2-11.5 475 89.4 84.6-92.8
Obese 804 47 6.3 4.4- 9.0 21 1.8 1.0- 3.1 64 10.5 7.6-14.5 672 81.3 77.0-85.0
Current Smoker
No 1,411 57 4.5 3.2- 6.3 22 1.2 0.7- 2.1 71 7.0 5.1- 9.5 1,261 87.3 84.4-89.7
Yes 218 14 5.9 3.1-10.9 14 5.4 2.4-11.6 31 17.1 10.8-26.1 159 71.6 61.9-79.6
History of CVD**
Yes 469 29 7.1 4.5-11.0 12 2.3 1.1- 4.9 26 6.8 4.1-11.1 402 83.8 78.6-88.0
No 1,129 41 3.7 2.5- 5.6 23 1.7 0.9- 3.1 74 9.3 6.9-12.5 991 85.2 81.7-88.2
Binge Drinker
No 1,582 68 4.7 3.4- 6.4 36 2.0 1.2- 3.1 98 8.6 6.6-11.1 1,380 84.8 81.9-87.3
Yes 40 3 6.1 1.8-18.5 0 0.0 . - . 3 7.2 1.9-23.8 34 86.7 70.3-94.7
Heavy Drinker
No 1,602 69 4.7 3.5- 6.4 35 1.9 1.2- 3.0 99 8.5 6.5-11.0 1,399 84.9 82.0-87.4
Yes 19 2 4.0 0.6-22.8 1 2.5 0.3-16.7 2 8.3 1.4-37.2 14 85.1 60.2-95.6
Poor Sleep***
Yes 233 18 7.3 4.1-12.9 6 2.6 0.8- 7.6 27 13.7 8.4-21.7 182 76.3 67.7-83.3
No 1,358 50 4.2 2.9- 6.0 30 1.8 1.1- 3.0 72 7.6 5.5-10.3 1,206 86.4 83.3-89.0
Current Asthma
Yes 207 9 4.4 1.9- 9.8 8 4.2 1.7-10.1 12 8.1 3.6-17.3 178 83.3 74.0-89.7
No 1,416 62 4.8 3.4- 6.6 28 1.6 0.9- 2.7 89 8.6 6.5-11.3 1,237 85.1 82.0-87.7
Disability
Yes 1,020 50 5.3 3.7- 7.5 28 2.2 1.3- 3.7 76 10.6 7.9-14.1 866 81.9 78.0-85.2
No 602 20 3.8 2.2- 6.5 8 1.4 0.5- 3.8 25 5.1 2.9- 8.7 549 89.8 85.6-92.9

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*Asked of all respondents with doctor-diagnosed diabetes.

**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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