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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 12,516 11,479 89.6 88.4-90.6 291 3.5 2.9- 4.2 746 7.0 6.1- 8.0
Have Health Insurance
Yes 10,965 10,156 92.1 91.1-93.0 220 2.5 2.0- 3.0 589 5.4 4.7- 6.3
No 1,527 1,306 77.6 72.9-81.8 70 8.3 6.0-11.4 151 14.1 10.5-18.6
Body Mass Index
Underweight 205 180 85.7 73.3-92.9 8 7.5 2.3-21.7 17 6.8 3.1-14.1
Recommended Range 3,973 3,641 91.0 88.7-92.8 97 2.7 2.1- 3.6 235 6.3 4.6- 8.5
Overweight 4,288 3,923 87.8 85.6-89.8 101 4.2 3.0- 5.9 264 7.9 6.4- 9.8
Obese 3,492 3,251 91.5 89.5-93.1 70 3.2 2.3- 4.5 171 5.3 4.0- 6.9
Current Smoker
No 10,223 9,439 90.7 89.4-91.8 223 3.3 2.6- 4.1 561 6.0 5.1- 7.1
Yes 2,241 1,996 85.2 81.9-88.0 65 4.2 2.9- 5.9 180 10.6 8.1-13.8
History of CVD**
Yes 1,499 1,329 88.5 85.2-91.2 35 2.4 1.4- 4.1 135 9.1 6.7-12.2
No 10,889 10,044 89.8 88.5-90.9 255 3.6 3.0- 4.4 590 6.6 5.6- 7.7
Binge Drinker
No 11,345 10,406 90.1 88.9-91.2 259 3.4 2.8- 4.1 680 6.5 5.6- 7.5
Yes 1,048 965 86.5 81.8-90.1 27 3.7 2.2- 6.2 56 9.8 6.6-14.3
Heavy Drinker
No 11,860 10,867 89.9 88.7-90.9 277 3.4 2.8- 4.1 716 6.7 5.8- 7.8
Yes 463 439 83.8 73.2-90.8 8 3.7 1.5- 9.2 16 12.5 6.2-23.6
Poor Sleep***
Yes 1,421 1,290 88.5 85.1-91.2 39 3.5 2.2- 5.6 92 8.0 5.7-11.0
No 10,835 9,981 90.0 88.7-91.2 242 3.5 2.8- 4.2 612 6.5 5.6- 7.7
Current Asthma
Yes 1,045 971 91.9 87.4-94.9 15 2.7 1.2- 6.2 59 5.4 3.1- 9.3
No 11,414 10,457 89.4 88.1-90.5 275 3.6 2.9- 4.3 682 7.1 6.1- 8.2
Diabetes
Yes 1,626 1,453 86.5 81.3-90.4 30 2.0 1.2- 3.4 143 11.5 7.7-16.8
No 10,874 10,016 90.1 88.9-91.2 259 3.6 3.0- 4.4 599 6.3 5.5- 7.3
Disability
Yes 4,441 3,949 86.4 84.1-88.4 134 4.0 3.1- 5.2 358 9.6 7.8-11.7
No 7,865 7,357 91.2 89.7-92.4 146 3.0 2.3- 3.9 362 5.8 4.7- 7.1

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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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