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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors--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 7,645 6,066 78.5 77.2-79.7 1,579 21.5 20.3-22.8
Have Health Insurance
Yes 6,944 5,698 81.9 80.7-83.1 1,246 18.1 16.9-19.3
No 694 363 52.0 46.9-57.1 331 48.0 42.9-53.1
Body Mass Index
Underweight 137 89 59.3 48.3-69.4 48 40.7 30.6-51.7
Recommended Range 2,599 2,072 79.5 77.4-81.4 527 20.5 18.6-22.6
Overweight 2,384 1,911 79.1 76.9-81.2 473 20.9 18.8-23.1
Obese 2,110 1,664 77.0 74.4-79.5 446 23.0 20.5-25.6
Current Smoker
No 6,399 5,228 81.2 79.8-82.4 1,171 18.8 17.6-20.2
Yes 1,222 815 64.8 61.1-68.4 407 35.2 31.6-38.9
History of CVD**
Yes 949 720 77.0 73.2-80.4 229 23.0 19.6-26.8
No 6,609 5,284 78.8 77.4-80.1 1,325 21.2 19.9-22.6
Binge Drinker
No 7,257 5,768 78.8 77.5-80.0 1,489 21.2 20.0-22.5
Yes 331 258 74.1 66.2-80.7 73 25.9 19.3-33.8
Heavy Drinker
No 7,292 5,786 78.4 77.1-79.7 1,506 21.6 20.3-22.9
Yes 253 202 80.7 74.0-86.1 51 19.3 13.9-26.0
Current Asthma
Yes 782 600 75.8 71.3-79.8 182 24.2 20.2-28.7
No 6,826 5,435 78.7 77.4-80.0 1,391 21.3 20.0-22.6
Diabetes
Yes 1,100 868 77.7 73.8-81.2 232 22.3 18.8-26.2
No 6,544 5,197 78.6 77.3-79.9 1,347 21.4 20.1-22.7
Disability
Yes 3,224 2,483 76.5 74.4-78.4 741 23.5 21.6-25.6
No 4,280 3,479 80.2 78.5-81.7 801 19.8 18.3-21.5

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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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