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2007 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Heart Attack and Stroke--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No Don't know/Not Sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 14,282 12,355 86.0 85.0-86.9 1,020 7.6 6.8- 8.3 907 6.4 5.8- 7.2
Have Health Insurance
Yes 12,471 10,862 87.9 87.0-88.7 847 6.6 6.0- 7.3 762 5.5 4.9- 6.1
No 1,781 1,473 78.2 74.5-81.5 170 11.6 9.1-14.7 138 10.2 7.9-13.1
Body Mass Index
Underweight 241 197 87.8 82.3-91.8 29 9.2 5.7-14.3 15 3.0 1.6- 5.8
Recommended Range 4,447 3,809 85.3 83.5-86.9 328 7.6 6.4- 9.1 310 7.0 6.0- 8.3
Overweight 5,003 4,366 88.0 86.7-89.3 362 7.2 6.2- 8.4 275 4.8 4.1- 5.6
Obese 3,959 3,475 85.6 83.3-87.6 242 7.2 5.7- 9.0 242 7.2 5.8- 9.0
Current Smoker
No 11,363 9,896 86.5 85.4-87.5 759 7.0 6.3- 7.9 708 6.5 5.7- 7.3
Yes 2,878 2,421 84.3 81.9-86.4 261 9.4 7.6-11.5 196 6.3 5.2- 7.8
COPD
Yes 1,197 1,004 85.2 82.4-87.7 104 8.2 6.5-10.4 89 6.5 5.0- 8.5
No 12,866 11,194 86.5 85.4-87.4 879 7.2 6.5- 8.0 793 6.3 5.7- 7.1
Binge Drinker
No 13,020 11,278 86.2 85.2-87.2 904 7.3 6.5- 8.1 838 6.5 5.8- 7.3
Yes 1,144 988 85.6 82.0-88.6 96 8.8 6.5-11.8 60 5.6 3.8- 8.2
Heavy Drinker
No 13,586 11,764 85.9 84.9-86.9 957 7.5 6.8- 8.4 865 6.6 5.9- 7.3
Yes 513 442 88.3 83.9-91.6 44 7.2 4.6-11.0 27 4.5 2.8- 7.4
Current Asthma
Yes 1,163 1,003 88.1 85.4-90.4 90 7.0 5.2- 9.3 70 4.9 3.6- 6.7
No 13,051 11,300 85.8 84.8-86.8 920 7.6 6.8- 8.4 831 6.6 5.9- 7.3
Diabetes
Yes 1,762 1,508 85.4 83.0-87.5 136 7.4 6.1- 9.1 118 7.2 5.6- 9.2
No 12,247 10,622 86.1 85.0-87.1 858 7.6 6.8- 8.4 767 6.4 5.7- 7.1
Disability
Yes 5,202 4,383 83.9 82.0-85.7 417 8.5 7.1-10.0 402 7.6 6.4- 9.0
No 8,849 7,801 87.3 86.2-88.4 572 6.9 6.1- 7.8 476 5.8 5.0- 6.6
Hypertension
Yes 5,489 4,695 85.9 84.6-87.2 404 7.5 6.5- 8.7 390 6.5 5.7- 7.4
No 8,767 7,643 86.1 84.8-87.3 613 7.5 6.6- 8.5 511 6.4 5.5- 7.3

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^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.

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