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About how many times in the last year has a health professional checked your feet for any sores or irritations?*


Demographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
1 or more times/day
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
1 or more times/week
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
1 or more times/month
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
1 or more times/year
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
Never
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 161 34  23.7  (17.0-31.9) 39  25.1  (18.4-33.1) 19  12.2  ( 7.5-19.3) 40  19.9  (14.4-26.8) 29  19.1  (13.4-26.6)
GENDER            
Male  53 15  29.4  (18.0-44.1) 17  32.3  (20.4-46.9)  5  10.2  ( 4.1-23.4)  8  13.8  ( 6.7-26.3)  8  14.3  ( 7.0-27.0)
Female 108 19  19.5  (12.4-29.3) 22  19.8  (13.1-28.8) 14  13.7  ( 7.7-23.0) 32  24.3  (17.2-33.3) 21  22.7  (15.1-32.7)
RACE            
White 104 16  15.9  ( 9.7-25.0) 28  27.4  (19.1-37.7) 14  13.9  ( 7.9-23.2) 26  21.5  (14.5-30.7) 20  21.3  (13.9-31.1)
African American  53 17  39.7  (25.7-55.6) 10  19.6  (10.3-34.2)  5   9.6  ( 3.5-24.1) 13  17.5  ( 9.8-29.3)  8  13.6  ( 6.5-26.2)
AGE            
18-49  33 10  33.3  (18.0-53.3) 10  32.9  (18.1-52.2)  6  16.0  ( 6.8-33.4)  3   7.6  ( 2.3-21.9)  4  10.2  ( 3.5-25.9)
50+ 127 24  21.1  (14.2-30.2) 29  23.0  (15.9-32.0) 13  11.2  ( 6.2-19.5) 36  23.1  (16.5-31.3) 25  21.6  (14.8-30.5)
EDUCATION            
H.S. or G.E.D. or Less 106 24  26.3  (17.9-36.8) 26  25.4  (17.4-35.6) 10  10.1  ( 5.0-19.5) 26  18.4  (12.2-26.8) 20  19.8  (12.8-29.3)
Some Post-H.S. or College  55 10  18.7  ( 9.6-33.2) 13  24.4  (14.1-38.7)  9  16.3  ( 8.3-29.4) 14  22.8  (13.3-36.3)  9  17.9  ( 9.3-31.6)
HOUSEHOLD INCOME            
Less than $25,000  84 13  16.1  ( 9.2-26.6) 19  23.4  (15.0-34.6) 10  12.0  ( 6.1-22.2) 25  26.4  (17.8-37.3) 17  22.1  (13.9-33.3)
$50,000+  50 16  37.3  (23.9-53.1) 16  30.1  (18.5-45.0)  5   9.1  ( 3.6-21.4)  8  12.6  ( 5.9-24.8)  5  10.8  ( 4.4-24.4)

*Asked to respondents who reported being told by a doctor that s/he had diabetes.
#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.