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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Heart Attack and Stroke--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No Don't know/Not Sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 12,541 3,992 34.2 32.7-35.8 5,186 39.7 38.2-41.2 3,363 26.1 24.7-27.6
Have Health Insurance
Yes 10,987 3,436 33.2 31.7-34.8 4,609 41.0 39.4-42.6 2,942 25.8 24.4-27.2
No 1,530 548 39.2 34.5-44.1 568 33.8 29.8-38.0 414 27.0 22.5-32.0
Body Mass Index
Underweight 205 64 31.5 20.7-44.6 85 42.4 29.1-56.8 56 26.2 17.3-37.6
Recommended Range 3,983 1,185 31.7 29.1-34.4 1,705 40.7 38.0-43.6 1,093 27.6 24.8-30.6
Overweight 4,294 1,439 36.7 34.2-39.3 1,742 37.9 35.6-40.3 1,113 25.3 23.2-27.6
Obese 3,499 1,151 34.9 31.9-37.9 1,439 41.1 38.1-44.1 909 24.0 21.6-26.7
Current Smoker
No 10,242 3,175 33.3 31.6-35.0 4,285 40.0 38.3-41.7 2,782 26.7 25.1-28.4
Yes 2,247 804 38.1 34.5-41.9 882 38.5 35.0-42.0 561 23.4 20.4-26.7
History of CVD**
Yes 1,500 439 31.8 26.1-38.2 636 42.2 37.2-47.4 425 26.0 22.1-30.2
No 10,912 3,522 34.6 33.0-36.2 4,506 39.4 37.8-41.1 2,884 25.9 24.4-27.5
Binge Drinker
No 11,367 3,555 33.4 31.8-35.0 4,709 40.0 38.5-41.6 3,103 26.6 25.1-28.1
Yes 1,050 404 40.4 35.2-45.8 425 37.5 32.4-42.9 221 22.1 17.9-27.0
Heavy Drinker
No 11,884 3,757 33.9 32.4-35.5 4,919 39.8 38.2-41.4 3,208 26.3 24.8-27.8
Yes 463 174 40.9 32.8-49.5 193 40.4 32.9-48.4 96 18.7 12.6-26.8
Poor Sleep***
Yes 1,421 466 35.7 31.3-40.3 578 40.2 35.7-44.9 377 24.1 20.4-28.1
No 10,859 3,467 34.3 32.7-36.0 4,504 39.7 38.1-41.3 2,888 26.0 24.5-27.6
Current Asthma
Yes 1,047 328 34.5 29.6-39.7 462 42.6 37.4-47.9 257 22.9 18.4-28.2
No 11,437 3,643 34.2 32.6-35.8 4,705 39.5 37.9-41.1 3,089 26.3 24.8-27.9
Diabetes
Yes 1,630 506 31.8 28.2-35.6 656 39.7 35.7-43.8 468 28.5 24.3-33.1
No 10,895 3,481 34.6 32.9-36.2 4,524 39.7 38.1-41.4 2,890 25.7 24.2-27.3
Disability
Yes 4,446 1,346 32.4 29.9-35.0 1,845 40.5 37.9-43.3 1,255 27.0 24.7-29.6
No 7,866 2,585 35.4 33.5-37.3 3,258 39.7 37.9-41.6 2,023 24.9 23.2-26.7

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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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