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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 12,534 10,969 86.5 85.3-87.7 757 6.4 5.6- 7.2 808 7.1 6.1- 8.2
Have Health Insurance
Yes 10,983 9,697 88.5 87.3-89.5 613 5.6 4.9- 6.4 673 5.9 5.1- 6.8
No 1,527 1,253 78.1 73.4-82.2 144 10.1 7.7-13.1 130 11.8 8.3-16.4
Body Mass Index
Underweight 205 168 78.5 59.9-90.0 14 14.6 4.6-37.5 23 6.9 3.8-12.2
Recommended Range 3,982 3,495 87.1 84.7-89.3 236 5.6 4.6- 6.8 251 7.3 5.4- 9.7
Overweight 4,293 3,718 85.1 83.0-86.9 299 7.9 6.5- 9.6 276 7.0 5.7- 8.6
Obese 3,495 3,128 89.6 87.5-91.4 173 5.0 4.0- 6.4 194 5.4 4.0- 7.2
Current Smoker
No 10,237 9,003 86.9 85.5-88.2 583 6.1 5.3- 7.1 651 6.9 5.9- 8.1
Yes 2,245 1,922 84.9 81.8-87.5 170 7.2 5.8- 9.1 153 7.9 5.7-10.8
History of CVD**
Yes 1,499 1,299 86.6 82.2-90.0 101 6.4 4.7- 8.7 99 7.0 4.2-11.5
No 10,907 9,574 86.8 85.4-88.0 645 6.2 5.5- 7.1 688 7.0 6.0- 8.2
Binge Drinker
No 11,360 9,926 86.3 85.0-87.6 686 6.5 5.7- 7.4 748 7.2 6.2- 8.3
Yes 1,050 936 88.0 83.6-91.3 65 5.6 3.9- 7.9 49 6.4 3.8-10.9
Heavy Drinker
No 11,877 10,381 86.5 85.2-87.7 721 6.4 5.7- 7.3 775 7.1 6.1- 8.2
Yes 463 420 88.1 79.1-93.5 26 4.5 2.5- 7.8 17 7.5 2.9-17.9
Poor Sleep***
Yes 1,421 1,241 85.5 81.4-88.9 83 7.3 4.8-10.7 97 7.2 4.9-10.4
No 10,853 9,532 87.2 85.8-88.4 656 6.2 5.5- 7.1 665 6.6 5.6- 7.8
Current Asthma
Yes 1,046 921 85.6 80.5-89.6 61 6.1 4.0- 9.0 64 8.3 5.0-13.4
No 11,431 9,998 86.6 85.3-87.8 692 6.4 5.6- 7.3 741 7.0 6.0- 8.1
Diabetes
Yes 1,627 1,407 84.9 79.9-88.8 98 7.0 5.0- 9.7 122 8.1 4.8-13.3
No 10,891 9,552 86.9 85.6-88.1 657 6.3 5.5- 7.2 682 6.8 5.9- 7.9
Disability
Yes 4,443 3,765 83.8 81.4-86.0 305 6.8 5.7- 8.2 373 9.4 7.4-11.7
No 7,867 7,042 88.3 86.8-89.6 422 6.0 5.1- 7.1 403 5.7 4.7- 6.9

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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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