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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 12,510 8,998 71.9 70.4-73.3 936 7.5 6.8- 8.3 2,576 20.6 19.3-22.0
Have Health Insurance
Yes 10,959 8,000 74.2 72.7-75.6 778 7.0 6.2- 7.8 2,181 18.9 17.6-20.2
No 1,527 981 61.3 56.3-66.0 155 10.2 8.0-13.0 391 28.5 23.9-33.6
Body Mass Index
Underweight 205 129 59.5 46.3-71.4 16 10.6 4.5-23.1 60 29.9 20.2-41.8
Recommended Range 3,970 2,893 73.1 70.4-75.7 278 6.7 5.5- 8.1 799 20.2 17.7-22.8
Overweight 4,286 3,074 71.7 69.3-74.0 328 7.9 6.6- 9.5 884 20.4 18.3-22.5
Obese 3,491 2,542 73.5 70.5-76.2 281 8.0 6.6- 9.7 668 18.5 16.0-21.3
Current Smoker
No 10,217 7,441 73.3 71.6-74.9 736 7.0 6.3- 7.9 2,040 19.7 18.2-21.3
Yes 2,241 1,528 66.6 62.9-70.2 196 9.4 7.4-11.8 517 24.0 20.8-27.5
History of CVD**
Yes 1,500 995 64.5 58.5-70.1 156 9.2 7.2-11.8 349 26.3 20.6-32.8
No 10,882 7,930 72.7 71.2-74.2 773 7.4 6.6- 8.3 2,179 19.9 18.5-21.3
Binge Drinker
No 11,339 8,113 71.9 70.3-73.4 864 7.6 6.8- 8.4 2,362 20.5 19.1-22.0
Yes 1,048 799 72.4 67.1-77.1 63 7.0 4.8-10.1 186 20.7 16.4-25.7
Heavy Drinker
No 11,854 8,489 72.0 70.5-73.5 899 7.5 6.8- 8.4 2,466 20.4 19.1-21.9
Yes 463 374 72.1 62.9-79.8 23 6.8 3.7-12.4 66 21.0 13.9-30.4
Poor Sleep***
Yes 1,420 1,008 72.7 68.5-76.5 129 7.3 5.5- 9.6 283 20.0 16.5-24.0
No 10,831 7,845 72.0 70.4-73.6 791 7.6 6.8- 8.5 2,195 20.4 18.9-22.0
Current Asthma
Yes 1,044 731 72.8 67.6-77.4 91 7.0 5.0- 9.8 222 20.2 15.9-25.3
No 11,409 8,227 71.9 70.3-73.4 843 7.6 6.8- 8.5 2,339 20.5 19.1-22.0
Diabetes
Yes 1,627 1,084 66.2 61.6-70.5 151 9.9 7.7-12.5 392 24.0 19.8-28.7
No 10,867 7,904 72.6 71.0-74.1 785 7.3 6.5- 8.2 2,178 20.1 18.7-21.6
Disability
Yes 4,442 2,956 66.6 63.9-69.1 431 9.5 8.2-11.0 1,055 23.9 21.6-26.4
No 7,863 5,915 74.5 72.7-76.3 482 6.6 5.7- 7.6 1,466 18.8 17.2-20.6

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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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