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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual & Physical Violence--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

Has a stranger ever pushed, hit, slapped, kicked, or physically hurt you in any other way?

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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 6,660 62 1.6 1.0- 2.6 688 11.0 9.7-12.5 5,910 87.4 85.8-88.8
Have Health Insurance
Yes 5,875 41 1.0 0.6- 1.8 584 10.9 9.5-12.6 5,250 88.0 86.3-89.6
No 774 20 4.5 2.0- 9.9 104 11.7 8.8-15.3 650 83.8 78.6-87.9
Body Mass Index
Underweight 110 1 1.0 0.1- 7.2 18 24.0 10.4-46.2 91 75.0 53.1-88.8
Recommended Range 2,147 24 2.3 1.0- 5.4 184 9.4 7.2-12.2 1,939 88.3 84.8-91.0
Overweight 2,247 18 1.3 0.7- 2.6 230 10.2 8.4-12.2 1,999 88.5 86.3-90.4
Obese 1,874 16 1.2 0.6- 2.7 236 13.6 10.9-16.8 1,622 85.2 81.8-87.9
Current Smoker
No 5,420 35 0.9 0.6- 1.5 459 8.6 7.4-10.0 4,926 90.4 89.0-91.7
Yes 1,215 27 4.1 1.9- 8.6 227 20.1 16.1-24.7 961 75.8 70.6-80.4
History of CVD**
Yes 795 6 0.6 0.2- 1.6 103 14.0 9.1-21.1 686 85.4 78.4-90.4
No 5,799 56 1.7 1.1- 2.8 580 10.8 9.5-12.3 5,163 87.5 85.8-89.0
Binge Drinker
No 6,047 41 0.9 0.5- 1.4 577 9.5 8.3-10.8 5,429 89.6 88.3-90.9
Yes 551 17 6.1 2.6-13.4 101 21.2 15.5-28.3 433 72.7 64.9-79.4
Heavy Drinker
No 6,318 50 1.2 0.7- 1.9 621 10.4 9.1-11.8 5,647 88.5 86.9-89.8
Yes 241 7 9.2 2.6-27.6 48 22.9 13.9-35.3 186 67.8 54.0-79.2
Poor Sleep***
Yes 756 18 4.4 1.9- 9.8 115 13.3 9.6-18.1 623 82.3 76.4-87.0
No 5,763 44 1.2 0.7- 2.2 562 10.7 9.3-12.3 5,157 88.1 86.4-89.6
Current Asthma
Yes 553 9 2.1 0.9- 4.7 78 14.8 10.3-20.7 466 83.2 77.1-87.9
No 6,081 53 1.6 0.9- 2.6 604 10.7 9.3-12.2 5,424 87.7 86.0-89.3
Diabetes
Yes 874 5 1.4 0.4- 4.4 88 11.1 8.1-15.0 781 87.6 83.3-90.8
No 5,776 56 1.3 0.8- 2.1 600 11.1 9.7-12.7 5,120 87.6 85.9-89.1
Disability
Yes 2,369 26 2.1 0.9- 5.0 339 14.6 12.2-17.3 2,004 83.3 80.1-86.0
No 4,240 36 1.4 0.8- 2.4 341 9.4 7.9-11.1 3,863 89.3 87.4-90.9

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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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