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2008 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 9,645 3,205 24.6 23.5-25.7 6,440 75.4 74.3-76.5
Have Health Insurance
Yes 8,523 2,965 26.3 25.1-27.5 5,558 73.7 72.5-74.9
No 1,109 234 15.3 12.9-18.0 875 84.7 82.0-87.1
Body Mass Index
Underweight 180 59 20.6 14.2-28.8 121 79.4 71.2-85.8
Recommended Range 3,322 964 20.5 18.9-22.2 2,358 79.5 77.8-81.1
Overweight 2,890 1,079 27.4 25.4-29.5 1,811 72.6 70.5-74.6
Obese 2,668 943 28.2 26.0-30.5 1,725 71.8 69.5-74.0
Current Smoker
No 7,983 2,679 24.9 23.7-26.1 5,304 75.1 73.9-76.3
Yes 1,631 515 23.2 20.7-25.8 1,116 76.8 74.2-79.3
History of CVD**
Yes 1,008 539 49.3 45.0-53.6 469 50.7 46.4-55.0
No 8,542 2,625 22.5 21.4-23.6 5,917 77.5 76.4-78.6
Binge Drinker
No 9,038 3,097 25.9 24.8-27.0 5,941 74.1 73.0-75.2
Yes 534 89 11.0 8.3-14.6 445 89.0 85.4-91.7
Heavy Drinker
No 9,207 3,101 25.0 23.9-26.1 6,106 75.0 73.9-76.1
Yes 316 65 14.3 10.3-19.4 251 85.7 80.6-89.7
Current Asthma
Yes 967 419 33.7 30.0-37.7 548 66.3 62.3-70.0
No 8,632 2,771 23.6 22.5-24.7 5,861 76.4 75.3-77.5
Diabetes
Yes 1,177 580 44.0 40.1-48.1 597 56.0 51.9-59.9
No 8,465 2,624 22.5 21.4-23.6 5,841 77.5 76.4-78.6
Disability
Yes 3,672 1,626 37.8 35.6-40.0 2,046 62.2 60.0-64.4
No 5,781 1,524 18.4 17.2-19.6 4,257 81.6 80.4-82.8

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

**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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