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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

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Respond.^
Family doctor Internist Oncologist Cancer surgeon Other
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,647 941 58.4 54.7-62.0 219 12.5 10.4-14.9 135 8.2 6.5-10.2 62 3.8 2.6- 5.4 290 17.2 14.6-20.2
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,548 893 59.0 55.2-62.6 213 13.1 10.9-15.7 123 7.7 6.1- 9.8 53 3.5 2.3- 5.2 266 16.7 14.1-19.8
No 98 47 50.3 32.2-68.3 6 3.3 1.2- 8.5 12 14.3 6.7-28.0 9 8.0 3.4-17.8 24 24.1 12.4-41.5
Body Mass Index
Underweight 29 9 27.7 11.5-53.0 4 15.1 3.7-45.1 3 12.1 3.1-36.6 4 25.2 8.7-54.6 9 19.9 8.6-39.6
Recommended Range 551 309 56.3 49.6-62.7 86 15.4 11.7-19.9 45 8.2 5.5-12.0 21 3.6 1.8- 7.0 90 16.6 12.1-22.3
Overweight 592 340 59.2 53.0-65.0 84 12.7 9.2-17.3 44 7.6 5.1-11.3 23 3.0 1.9- 4.9 101 17.5 13.1-22.9
Obese 414 249 61.6 54.4-68.3 43 9.4 6.2-13.9 33 8.0 5.1-12.5 11 3.5 1.4- 8.7 78 17.5 12.8-23.4
Current Smoker
No 1,402 797 58.5 54.5-62.4 201 13.6 11.3-16.4 108 7.9 6.1-10.1 55 3.9 2.6- 5.8 241 16.1 13.4-19.2
Yes 234 136 56.6 46.5-66.3 18 5.8 3.0-11.0 26 10.0 5.9-16.3 6 2.9 1.1- 7.3 48 24.7 16.7-35.0
History of CVD**
Yes 307 166 57.6 48.9-65.7 45 12.8 8.7-18.5 18 5.1 2.7- 9.4 12 3.7 1.6- 8.0 66 20.9 14.6-29.0
No 1,314 759 58.4 54.2-62.4 169 12.4 10.1-15.2 115 8.8 6.9-11.2 50 3.9 2.6- 5.8 221 16.5 13.6-19.9
Binge Drinker
No 1,549 890 58.7 54.9-62.4 213 13.3 11.0-15.9 122 7.8 6.1- 9.8 58 3.5 2.4- 5.1 266 16.7 14.0-19.8
Yes 87 46 54.5 39.7-68.6 4 2.2 0.8- 5.9 11 13.3 6.1-26.7 4 7.6 2.0-24.8 22 22.3 12.1-37.4
Heavy Drinker
No 1,564 896 58.4 54.7-62.1 209 12.7 10.5-15.2 126 8.2 6.5-10.3 59 3.8 2.6- 5.5 274 16.9 14.3-20.0
Yes 60 31 53.0 34.3-70.9 7 7.6 2.9-18.3 7 10.0 2.9-29.1 3 5.7 1.5-19.8 12 23.7 9.4-48.0
Poor Sleep***
Yes 168 107 63.4 51.9-73.5 17 11.5 6.2-20.3 11 7.3 3.2-15.5 5 1.9 0.7- 5.6 28 15.9 9.5-25.5
No 1,430 809 57.7 53.7-61.6 199 12.7 10.5-15.3 116 8.2 6.5-10.4 52 3.9 2.6- 5.8 254 17.5 14.6-20.7
Current Asthma
Yes 165 92 61.5 49.3-72.4 20 13.6 6.4-26.7 13 5.8 3.0-10.8 7 2.7 1.2- 6.1 33 16.3 9.4-26.8
No 1,474 846 58.1 54.2-61.9 196 12.2 10.2-14.7 122 8.5 6.7-10.7 55 3.9 2.6- 5.7 255 17.3 14.5-20.5
Diabetes
Yes 279 167 62.1 53.4-70.2 30 8.7 5.3-13.8 18 5.8 3.1-10.6 9 3.6 1.0-12.1 55 19.8 13.9-27.4
No 1,368 774 57.6 53.6-61.6 189 13.2 10.8-16.0 117 8.6 6.7-10.9 53 3.8 2.6- 5.5 235 16.7 13.9-20.1
Disability
Yes 758 439 59.4 53.7-64.9 83 9.9 7.4-13.1 59 7.6 5.2-10.8 33 4.0 2.3- 6.8 144 19.1 15.0-24.0
No 867 485 56.8 52.0-61.6 135 14.5 11.5-18.2 75 8.8 6.6-11.7 28 3.7 2.3- 6.1 144 16.1 12.8-20.2

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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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