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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

In the last year, have you had a hospitalization or emergency visit because of your diabetes?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,635 93 5.8 4.4- 7.7 1,542 94.2 92.3-95.6
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,491 79 5.5 4.0- 7.5 1,412 94.5 92.5-96.0
No 143 14 8.0 4.2-14.9 129 92.0 85.1-95.8
Body Mass Index
Underweight 16 1 1.5 0.2-10.8 15 98.5 89.2-99.8
Recommended Range 210 12 4.8 2.4- 9.3 198 95.2 90.7-97.6
Overweight 522 26 5.5 3.2- 9.4 496 94.5 90.6-96.8
Obese 805 48 5.4 3.6- 8.1 757 94.6 91.9-96.4
Current Smoker
No 1,412 76 4.9 3.6- 6.6 1,336 95.1 93.4-96.4
Yes 218 17 11.0 5.9-19.6 201 89.0 80.4-94.1
History of CVD**
Yes 468 40 9.5 6.2-14.1 428 90.5 85.9-93.8
No 1,131 50 4.5 3.0- 6.6 1,081 95.5 93.4-97.0
Binge Drinker
No 1,583 90 5.9 4.4- 7.8 1,493 94.1 92.2-95.6
Yes 40 3 5.5 1.4-19.3 37 94.5 80.7-98.6
Heavy Drinker
No 1,603 91 5.9 4.4- 7.8 1,512 94.1 92.2-95.6
Yes 19 2 4.7 0.8-21.9 17 95.3 78.1-99.2
Poor Sleep***
Yes 235 17 9.6 5.1-17.2 218 90.4 82.8-94.9
No 1,358 71 5.1 3.7- 7.0 1,287 94.9 93.0-96.3
Current Asthma
Yes 208 17 12.9 6.9-22.9 191 87.1 77.1-93.1
No 1,416 76 4.9 3.6- 6.6 1,340 95.1 93.4-96.4
Diabetes
Yes 1,627 93 5.8 4.4- 7.7 1,534 94.2 92.3-95.6
Disability
Yes 1,020 75 8.2 6.0-11.1 945 91.8 88.9-94.0
No 602 17 2.3 1.2- 4.2 585 97.7 95.8-98.8

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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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