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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence--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 13,123 757 4.4 3.7- 5.2 12,366 95.6 94.8-96.3
Have Health Insurance
Yes 11,466 701 4.5 3.9- 5.2 10,765 95.5 94.8-96.1
No 1,629 55 4.0 1.9- 8.1 1,574 96.0 91.9-98.1
Body Mass Index
Underweight 212 12 2.5 1.0- 6.3 200 97.5 93.7-99.0
Recommended Range 4,170 199 3.4 2.4- 4.8 3,971 96.6 95.2-97.6
Overweight 4,504 290 4.7 3.9- 5.6 4,214 95.3 94.4-96.1
Obese 3,618 237 5.6 3.9- 8.0 3,381 94.4 92.0-96.1
Current Smoker
No 10,694 615 4.2 3.5- 5.0 10,079 95.8 95.0-96.5
Yes 2,372 136 5.1 3.3- 7.7 2,236 94.9 92.3-96.7
Binge Drinker
No 11,769 732 4.7 4.0- 5.5 11,037 95.3 94.5-96.0
Yes 1,087 20 3.1 1.1- 8.5 1,067 96.9 91.5-98.9
Heavy Drinker
No 12,301 734 4.6 3.8- 5.5 11,567 95.4 94.5-96.2
Yes 470 11 0.9 0.4- 1.7 459 99.1 98.3-99.6
Poor Sleep***
Yes 1,497 127 6.4 4.3- 9.5 1,370 93.6 90.5-95.7
No 11,336 602 4.1 3.3- 4.9 10,734 95.9 95.1-96.7
Current Asthma
Yes 1,082 103 7.0 5.0- 9.6 979 93.0 90.4-95.0
No 11,985 646 4.2 3.4- 5.0 11,339 95.8 95.0-96.6
Diabetes
Yes 1,675 247 12.5 10.3-15.1 1,428 87.5 84.9-89.7
No 11,432 509 3.5 2.8- 4.4 10,923 96.5 95.6-97.2
Disability
Yes 4,500 511 9.1 7.8-10.7 3,989 90.9 89.3-92.2
No 7,825 225 2.6 1.8- 3.8 7,600 97.4 96.2-98.2

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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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