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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cancer Survivorship--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 1,676 82 5.5 3.9- 7.6 1,594 94.5 92.4-96.1
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,567 74 5.5 3.9- 7.8 1,493 94.5 92.2-96.1
No 108 8 4.7 1.9-10.9 100 95.3 89.1-98.1
Body Mass Index
Underweight 31 2 19.3 5.2-51.1 29 80.7 48.9-94.8
Recommended Range 558 27 5.1 2.7- 9.4 531 94.9 90.6-97.3
Overweight 606 27 5.0 2.6- 9.3 579 95.0 90.7-97.4
Obese 415 23 5.9 3.6- 9.7 392 94.1 90.3-96.4
Current Smoker
No 1,423 67 5.7 4.0- 8.2 1,356 94.3 91.8-96.0
Yes 242 15 4.1 2.2- 7.4 227 95.9 92.6-97.8
History of CVD**
Yes 319 14 11.5 5.5-22.6 305 88.5 77.4-94.5
No 1,331 68 4.3 3.2- 5.8 1,263 95.7 94.2-96.8
Binge Drinker
No 1,576 79 5.8 4.1- 8.1 1,497 94.2 91.9-95.9
Yes 89 3 1.7 0.4- 7.4 86 98.3 92.6-99.6
Heavy Drinker
No 1,591 79 5.7 4.1- 8.0 1,512 94.3 92.0-95.9
Yes 61 2 0.9 0.2- 3.6 59 99.1 96.4-99.8
Poor Sleep***
Yes 175 3 1.9 0.6- 6.0 172 98.1 94.0-99.4
No 1,454 79 6.0 4.3- 8.4 1,375 94.0 91.6-95.7
Current Asthma
Yes 169 5 3.0 1.1- 7.9 164 97.0 92.1-98.9
No 1,499 77 5.8 4.1- 8.1 1,422 94.2 91.9-95.9
Diabetes
Yes 289 16 4.8 2.7- 8.4 273 95.2 91.6-97.3
No 1,387 66 5.6 3.8- 8.1 1,321 94.4 91.9-96.2
Disability
Yes 772 37 6.2 3.8- 9.8 735 93.8 90.2-96.2
No 882 45 5.2 3.2- 8.1 837 94.8 91.9-96.8

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

***Poor sleep defined as not getting enough rest or sleep for all 30 days out of the past 30 days.

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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