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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 12,536 11,203 85.4 83.9-86.8 711 8.1 7.1- 9.2 622 6.5 5.5- 7.7
Have Health Insurance
Yes 10,984 9,939 88.7 87.4-89.9 562 6.6 5.7- 7.6 483 4.7 3.9- 5.6
No 1,528 1,247 70.7 65.4-75.5 148 15.3 11.8-19.6 133 14.0 10.2-19.0
Body Mass Index
Underweight 205 171 82.1 69.3-90.4 18 10.0 3.8-24.0 16 7.9 3.8-15.6
Recommended Range 3,982 3,504 83.7 80.9-86.2 249 9.5 7.6-11.9 229 6.8 5.2- 8.8
Overweight 4,294 3,854 85.9 83.7-87.9 256 8.6 7.0-10.6 184 5.5 4.3- 6.9
Obese 3,496 3,211 88.5 85.5-90.9 154 5.9 4.5- 7.7 131 5.6 3.7- 8.5
Current Smoker
No 10,239 9,188 85.8 84.1-87.3 556 7.7 6.7- 9.0 495 6.5 5.3- 7.9
Yes 2,245 1,972 84.1 80.6-87.1 149 9.3 7.0-12.4 124 6.6 4.7- 9.1
History of CVD**
Yes 1,499 1,310 82.8 75.2-88.5 102 8.4 5.1-13.5 87 8.8 4.4-16.9
No 10,908 9,793 85.9 84.4-87.2 598 7.9 6.9- 9.0 517 6.2 5.2- 7.4
Binge Drinker
No 11,362 10,152 85.3 83.7-86.8 638 7.9 6.9- 9.1 572 6.8 5.7- 8.1
Yes 1,050 945 86.8 81.9-90.6 63 8.3 5.4-12.5 42 4.9 2.7- 8.6
Heavy Drinker
No 11,879 10,608 85.5 84.0-86.9 675 8.0 7.0- 9.1 596 6.5 5.5- 7.7
Yes 463 427 85.1 74.9-91.6 22 7.1 3.5-14.1 14 7.7 3.0-18.7
Poor Sleep***
Yes 1,421 1,277 89.7 86.9-92.0 75 5.6 4.0- 7.9 69 4.7 3.3- 6.7
No 10,855 9,725 85.1 83.5-86.6 612 8.3 7.2- 9.6 518 6.5 5.4- 7.8
Current Asthma
Yes 1,046 957 85.9 80.1-90.2 50 6.2 4.0- 9.7 39 7.9 4.4-13.7
No 11,433 10,197 85.5 83.9-86.9 654 8.1 7.1- 9.3 582 6.4 5.4- 7.6
Diabetes
Yes 1,627 1,461 87.4 82.3-91.3 84 8.7 5.2-14.3 82 3.9 2.8- 5.4
No 10,893 9,732 85.4 83.9-86.8 625 8.0 7.0- 9.1 536 6.6 5.5- 7.9
Disability
Yes 4,445 3,894 85.3 82.9-87.4 297 8.0 6.6- 9.5 254 6.8 5.1- 8.9
No 7,867 7,145 86.2 84.3-87.9 387 8.0 6.7- 9.4 335 5.9 4.7- 7.3

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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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