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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 14,749 4,928 24.5 23.6-25.5 9,821 75.5 74.5-76.4
Have Health Insurance
Yes 12,968 4,651 26.5 25.5-27.6 8,317 73.5 72.4-74.5
No 1,758 270 15.2 12.8-18.1 1,488 84.8 81.9-87.2
Body Mass Index
Underweight 219 104 38.3 28.4-49.3 115 61.7 50.7-71.6
Recommended Range 4,582 1,551 23.9 22.2-25.6 3,031 76.1 74.4-77.8
Overweight 5,216 1,767 24.3 22.8-25.8 3,449 75.7 74.2-77.2
Obese 4,087 1,315 24.6 22.8-26.6 2,772 75.4 73.4-77.2
Current Smoker
No 12,037 4,187 25.4 24.4-26.5 7,850 74.6 73.5-75.6
Yes 2,659 717 20.6 18.5-22.8 1,942 79.4 77.2-81.5
History of CVD**
Yes 1,869 1,133 53.7 50.4-56.9 736 46.3 43.1-49.6
No 12,733 3,715 21.5 20.5-22.5 9,018 78.5 77.5-79.5
Binge Drinker
No 13,408 4,712 26.4 25.3-27.4 8,696 73.6 72.6-74.7
Yes 1,197 173 11.6 9.3-14.4 1,024 88.4 85.6-90.7
Heavy Drinker
No 13,986 4,727 24.6 23.6-25.6 9,259 75.4 74.4-76.4
Yes 520 111 17.2 13.1-22.2 409 82.8 77.8-86.9
Current Asthma
Yes 1,252 639 38.1 34.3-42.1 613 61.9 57.9-65.7
No 13,429 4,257 23.3 22.3-24.3 9,172 76.7 75.7-77.7
Diabetes
Yes 1,860 1,091 53.8 50.5-57.0 769 46.2 43.0-49.5
No 12,882 3,835 21.4 20.4-22.4 9,047 78.6 77.6-79.6
Disability
Yes 5,555 2,638 38.0 36.2-39.9 2,917 62.0 60.1-63.8
No 8,841 2,211 18.5 17.3-19.6 6,630 81.5 80.4-82.7

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**History of Cardiovascular Disease: includes history of heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke.

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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