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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Quit Now NC--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

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  Total
Respond.^
Doctor/other health care provider Worksite School Media Other
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 780 90 12.1 9.5-15.2 70 9.5 7.2-12.4 11 1.0 0.5- 1.9 450 56.5 52.1-60.8 159 21.0 17.6-24.8
Have Health Insurance
Yes 621 65 11.0 8.2-14.6 64 10.7 8.1-14.0 8 0.9 0.4- 1.8 363 56.5 51.6-61.3 121 20.9 17.1-25.4
No 159 25 15.6 10.1-23.5 6 5.2 1.7-14.7 3 1.5 0.5- 5.0 87 56.6 46.9-65.9 38 21.0 14.4-29.6
Body Mass Index
Underweight 21 1 5.2 0.7-29.8 1 10.7 1.5-48.2 1 3.6 0.5-22.7 13 57.2 30.0-80.6 5 23.3 8.6-49.5
Recommended Range 303 40 13.1 9.2-18.5 24 8.2 5.3-12.6 4 1.0 0.3- 2.6 178 59.8 52.7-66.5 57 17.9 12.9-24.4
Overweight 270 30 11.6 7.5-17.3 27 11.6 7.3-17.9 3 0.7 0.2- 2.8 152 52.6 45.2-59.9 58 23.5 17.7-30.5
Obese 157 16 12.4 6.8-21.5 16 7.6 4.4-13.0 3 1.5 0.4- 5.0 87 55.2 45.5-64.5 35 23.3 16.4-32.0
Current Smoker
No 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
Yes 780 90 12.1 9.5-15.2 70 9.5 7.2-12.4 11 1.0 0.5- 1.9 450 56.5 52.1-60.8 159 21.0 17.6-24.8
Binge Drinker
No 654 78 12.9 9.9-16.5 58 9.4 6.9-12.6 9 1.0 0.5- 2.0 375 56.8 52.0-61.5 134 19.9 16.4-24.0
Yes 109 12 10.0 5.4-17.8 10 8.5 4.1-16.9 2 1.2 0.2- 6.0 62 52.5 41.0-63.8 23 27.8 18.0-40.2
Heavy Drinker
No 716 83 12.1 9.4-15.5 65 9.6 7.2-12.6 10 1.1 0.5- 2.1 409 56.4 51.8-60.9 149 20.9 17.3-24.9
Yes 50 5 12.0 4.7-27.3 4 6.1 2.1-16.4 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1 34 58.8 41.8-73.9 6 22.6 10.5-42.1
Fair/Poor Health Status
Yes 186 23 10.8 6.5-17.3 8 3.9 1.8- 8.3 2 1.0 0.2- 4.2 122 61.9 52.9-70.1 31 22.4 15.4-31.5
No 591 67 12.5 9.5-16.3 62 11.1 8.3-14.8 9 1.0 0.5- 2.1 327 55.1 50.0-60.1 126 20.3 16.5-24.6
Current Asthma
Yes 57 6 11.4 4.5-25.9 3 6.5 2.0-19.2 0 0.0 . - . 29 45.3 31.7-59.6 19 36.8 23.8-52.1
No 717 83 12.1 9.4-15.4 67 9.7 7.3-12.8 11 1.1 0.6- 2.1 419 57.5 52.9-62.0 137 19.6 16.1-23.6
Diabetes
Yes 51 8 10.8 4.8-22.3 4 6.9 2.0-20.8 2 4.1 1.0-15.2 27 55.9 39.0-71.5 10 22.4 11.0-40.2
Yes, During Pregnancy 8 1 13.4 1.8-56.6 1 7.4 1.0-40.2 0 0.0 . - . 4 38.9 12.6-73.8 2 40.2 11.3-78.0
No 707 78 12.0 9.3-15.4 65 9.8 7.4-12.9 9 0.8 0.4- 1.6 413 56.9 52.3-61.4 142 20.4 16.9-24.5
No, Bordeline Diabetes 14 3 21.5 6.5-52.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 6 36.1 14.7-64.9 5 42.4 17.8-71.4

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*Asked only of respondents who reported smoking 100 cigarettes in entire lifetime and now smoke daily or occasionally.

^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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