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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Women's Health--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

Have you had a hysterectomy?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,508 2,847 27.9 26.8-29.0 6,661 72.1 71.0-73.2
Have Health Insurance
Yes 8,171 2,563 29.5 28.3-30.7 5,608 70.5 69.3-71.7
No 1,325 281 18.8 16.5-21.5 1,044 81.2 78.5-83.5
Body Mass Index
Underweight 218 52 21.3 15.4-28.5 166 78.7 71.5-84.6
Recommended Range 3,525 882 22.2 20.6-23.8 2,643 77.8 76.2-79.4
Overweight 2,788 917 30.8 28.7-33.0 1,871 69.2 67.0-71.3
Obese 2,323 805 34.8 32.4-37.2 1,518 65.2 62.8-67.6
Current Smoker
No 7,536 2,271 27.7 26.5-29.0 5,265 72.3 71.0-73.5
Yes 1,942 564 28.2 25.8-30.8 1,378 71.8 69.2-74.2
Binge Drinker
No 9,091 2,785 28.5 27.4-29.7 6,306 71.5 70.3-72.6
Yes 331 44 12.3 8.7-17.2 287 87.7 82.8-91.3
Heavy Drinker
No 9,202 2,777 28.0 26.9-29.2 6,425 72.0 70.8-73.1
Yes 247 59 23.8 17.8-30.9 188 76.2 69.1-82.2
Fair/Poor Health Status
Yes 2,102 955 42.3 39.7-44.9 1,147 57.7 55.1-60.3
No 7,370 1,875 24.1 22.9-25.3 5,495 75.9 74.7-77.1
Current Asthma
Yes 910 323 31.9 28.3-35.6 587 68.1 64.4-71.7
No 8,542 2,499 27.3 26.2-28.5 6,043 72.7 71.5-73.8
Diabetes
Yes 976 454 45.1 41.3-49.1 522 54.9 50.9-58.7
Yes, During Pregnancy 137 20 14.1 8.7-22.0 117 85.9 78.0-91.3
No 8,269 2,320 26.0 24.9-27.2 5,949 74.0 72.8-75.1
No, Bordeline Diabetes 124 53 44.5 34.3-55.2 71 55.5 44.8-65.7

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* This question was asked of respondents who reported not being pregnant at time of interview.

^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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