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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cancer Survivorship--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

With your most recent diagnosis of cancer, did you have health insurance that paid for all
or part of your cancer treatment?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,671 1,538 91.3 88.6-93.4 133 8.7 6.6-11.4
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,563 1,473 94.0 91.8-95.6 90 6.0 4.4- 8.2
No 107 64 59.4 41.5-75.1 43 40.6 24.9-58.5
Body Mass Index
Underweight 31 27 82.8 59.7-94.0 4 17.2 6.0-40.3
Recommended Range 563 513 89.9 84.7-93.4 50 10.1 6.6-15.3
Overweight 599 560 92.4 87.1-95.6 39 7.6 4.4-12.9
Obese 413 383 94.2 89.6-96.8 30 5.8 3.2-10.4
Current Smoker
No 1,421 1,330 93.9 91.4-95.7 91 6.1 4.3- 8.6
Yes 239 197 76.5 65.8-84.6 42 23.5 15.4-34.2
History of CVD**
Yes 316 289 93.9 90.5-96.1 27 6.1 3.9- 9.5
No 1,332 1,227 90.7 87.5-93.2 105 9.3 6.8-12.5
Binge Drinker
No 1,574 1,453 92.1 89.6-94.1 121 7.9 5.9-10.4
Yes 87 75 79.2 60.4-90.5 12 20.8 9.5-39.6
Heavy Drinker
No 1,589 1,462 91.6 89.0-93.6 127 8.4 6.4-11.0
Yes 61 56 82.2 53.5-94.9 5 17.8 5.1-46.5
Poor Sleep***
Yes 171 149 79.4 63.8-89.4 22 20.6 10.6-36.2
No 1,455 1,351 92.7 90.4-94.6 104 7.3 5.4- 9.6
Current Asthma
Yes 171 157 95.9 92.6-97.7 14 4.1 2.3- 7.4
No 1,492 1,374 90.8 87.9-93.1 118 9.2 6.9-12.1
Diabetes
Yes 290 269 94.3 90.0-96.8 21 5.7 3.2-10.0
No 1,381 1,269 90.7 87.6-93.1 112 9.3 6.9-12.4
Disability
Yes 771 695 89.1 84.4-92.5 76 10.9 7.5-15.6
No 877 825 93.3 90.0-95.6 52 6.7 4.4-10.0

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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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