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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Injury & Treatment--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

Have you ever been treated for any kind of injury in a private doctor's office or in an urgent care clinic?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, within the past 12 months Yes, more than 12 months ago No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,436 517 9.7 8.4-11.2 2,170 40.4 38.2-42.6 2,749 49.9 47.6-52.2
Have Health Insurance
Yes 4,735 455 10.4 8.9-12.2 1,932 42.9 40.6-45.3 2,348 46.6 44.3-49.0
No 689 60 6.4 4.6- 8.9 236 30.0 24.5-36.0 393 63.6 57.4-69.5
Body Mass Index
Underweight 88 9 7.5 2.7-18.7 18 20.6 11.0-35.1 61 72.0 56.0-83.8
Recommended Range 1,700 164 11.0 8.4-14.3 680 40.1 36.2-44.0 856 48.9 44.9-53.0
Overweight 1,895 180 9.4 7.6-11.6 775 42.4 38.8-46.2 940 48.2 44.4-52.0
Obese 1,509 142 9.6 7.3-12.5 621 40.7 36.5-45.0 746 49.7 45.3-54.1
Current Smoker
No 4,476 400 9.4 7.9-11.0 1,786 39.4 37.0-41.9 2,290 51.2 48.7-53.7
Yes 936 114 11.3 8.6-14.6 379 44.9 39.6-50.3 443 43.8 38.6-49.2
History of CVD**
Yes 646 74 11.4 8.5-15.2 227 37.5 32.0-43.5 345 51.0 45.2-56.8
No 4,737 439 9.6 8.2-11.2 1,922 40.7 38.3-43.0 2,376 49.7 47.3-52.2
Binge Drinker
No 4,916 460 9.2 8.0-10.5 1,926 40.2 37.9-42.5 2,530 50.6 48.3-53.0
Yes 467 54 13.8 8.6-21.6 219 42.4 35.1-50.2 194 43.7 35.9-51.9
Heavy Drinker
No 5,148 484 9.6 8.3-11.0 2,030 40.4 38.2-42.7 2,634 50.0 47.7-52.4
Yes 207 26 15.8 7.6-29.9 99 35.0 25.4-46.0 82 49.2 36.5-62.1
Poor Sleep***
Yes 611 85 10.1 7.6-13.3 234 42.2 35.9-48.8 292 47.6 41.2-54.1
No 4,719 427 9.8 8.4-11.5 1,903 40.2 37.8-42.6 2,389 50.0 47.5-52.5
Current Asthma
Yes 449 62 14.7 9.7-21.5 169 38.3 30.7-46.6 218 47.0 39.0-55.2
No 4,961 451 9.3 8.0-10.9 1,991 40.5 38.2-42.8 2,519 50.2 47.8-52.6
Diabetes
Yes 698 62 8.3 5.7-12.0 234 30.9 26.0-36.2 402 60.8 55.1-66.3
No 4,734 455 9.9 8.5-11.5 1,934 41.5 39.1-43.9 2,345 48.6 46.2-51.1
Disability
Yes 1,923 232 13.0 10.3-16.2 752 39.4 35.7-43.3 939 47.6 43.7-51.6
No 3,482 283 8.4 7.0-10.0 1,411 41.0 38.3-43.7 1,788 50.7 47.9-53.4

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Does not include injuries treated in a hospital or referred to a hospital for further treatment.

**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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