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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

Newly Constructed Variable for 2010

Reported number of times respondents with diabetes had a test for hemoglobin 'A one C'
in past 12 months that includes those that have never heard of the test
or don't know (DNK) if they have ever had the test*

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  Total
Respond.^
1 time 2 times 3+ times Never had test DNK or Never heard of A-one-C
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,708 235 16.4 13.7-19.5 403 22.7 20.0-25.6 736 41.3 37.9-44.7 87 6.4 4.8- 8.4 247 13.3 11.1-15.8
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,554 195 14.1 11.6-17.0 367 23.6 20.7-26.7 698 44.0 40.4-47.6 63 4.7 3.3- 6.5 231 13.7 11.4-16.3
No 152 40 31.9 21.2-44.9 36 16.6 11.0-24.4 38 22.9 14.4-34.4 24 18.2 11.1-28.4 14 10.4 5.2-19.6
Body Mass Index
Underweight 16 2 16.4 2.9-56.2 5 24.5 7.3-57.1 5 19.8 5.9-49.3 2 11.0 2.4-38.4 2 28.4 7.1-67.2
Recommended Range 222 30 20.4 11.4-33.8 53 19.2 13.3-27.0 85 34.8 25.3-45.6 12 8.3 3.9-16.6 42 17.3 11.2-25.7
Overweight 541 84 20.3 14.9-27.0 111 20.5 16.1-25.7 238 41.5 35.7-47.5 35 7.8 4.7-12.6 73 10.0 7.3-13.4
Obese 841 101 13.2 10.2-16.9 220 25.3 21.5-29.6 373 43.2 38.4-48.1 32 4.6 3.0- 7.0 115 13.7 10.6-17.6
Current Smoker
No 1,472 192 14.6 11.9-17.7 349 22.6 19.8-25.7 657 43.8 40.2-47.5 65 5.5 4.1- 7.6 209 13.4 11.1-16.2
Yes 231 43 26.2 17.6-37.1 53 23.2 16.2-32.2 76 27.0 19.1-36.6 22 11.0 6.0-19.4 37 12.6 8.0-19.3
History of CVD**
Yes 490 50 12.5 8.5-17.9 104 19.8 15.5-24.8 222 46.4 40.2-52.7 18 4.1 2.3- 7.1 96 17.3 13.3-22.1
No 1,181 179 17.9 14.5-21.9 297 24.3 21.0-27.9 494 39.0 35.0-43.1 68 7.4 5.4-10.1 143 11.4 9.0-14.4
Binge Drinker
No 1,648 220 15.5 12.8-18.6 386 22.1 19.5-25.0 721 42.4 38.9-45.9 82 6.5 4.9- 8.7 239 13.5 11.3-16.1
Yes 42 14 42.0 22.7-64.2 13 30.8 15.7-51.6 13 23.4 10.9-43.1 0 0.0 . - . 2 3.8 0.8-15.8
Heavy Drinker
No 1,671 226 16.1 13.4-19.3 396 22.7 20.0-25.6 728 41.6 38.1-45.1 79 6.2 4.7- 8.3 242 13.4 11.2-15.9
Yes 19 6 29.3 11.0-58.2 5 27.7 9.1-59.5 7 40.5 16.8-69.6 1 2.5 0.3-16.7 0 0.0 . - .
Poor Sleep***
Yes 243 32 14.1 8.5-22.5 48 19.1 13.3-26.6 109 44.6 35.4-54.2 16 6.1 3.1-11.5 38 16.1 10.6-23.8
No 1,416 201 17.0 14.0-20.5 345 23.4 20.5-26.6 613 41.0 37.4-44.8 68 6.5 4.7- 8.8 189 12.1 9.8-14.7
Current Asthma
Yes 214 23 11.3 6.8-18.1 44 23.7 16.5-32.8 98 42.2 32.9-52.2 13 11.0 6.0-19.4 36 11.8 7.2-18.8
No 1,481 209 17.1 14.1-20.6 357 22.6 19.8-25.7 632 41.0 37.4-44.7 74 5.8 4.2- 8.0 209 13.5 11.2-16.2
Disability
Yes 1,053 122 13.9 10.7-17.9 221 20.6 17.3-24.3 489 44.7 40.3-49.3 47 5.4 3.7- 8.1 174 15.3 12.4-18.7
No 603 107 20.5 15.8-26.2 166 24.8 20.4-29.7 233 37.5 32.3-43.0 37 7.9 5.2-11.9 60 9.2 6.3-13.2

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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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