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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 12,502 4,353 35.5 34.0-37.0 4,688 39.0 37.4-40.5 3,461 25.5 24.2-26.9
Have Health Insurance
Yes 10,955 3,739 34.9 33.3-36.4 4,194 40.5 38.9-42.2 3,022 24.6 23.3-26.0
No 1,523 604 38.7 34.3-43.3 488 32.1 27.8-36.7 431 29.2 25.0-33.8
Body Mass Index
Underweight 205 87 31.7 21.6-43.8 64 47.7 34.2-61.5 54 20.6 13.5-30.3
Recommended Range 3,969 1,333 34.8 32.1-37.6 1,529 39.0 36.3-41.8 1,107 26.2 23.7-28.8
Overweight 4,281 1,487 34.7 32.4-37.2 1,636 39.8 37.4-42.3 1,158 25.5 23.3-27.7
Obese 3,489 1,262 37.9 35.0-40.9 1,274 38.5 35.5-41.7 953 23.6 21.2-26.1
Current Smoker
No 10,214 3,406 33.7 32.1-35.4 3,982 41.1 39.4-42.9 2,826 25.2 23.7-26.7
Yes 2,236 930 42.5 38.8-46.2 686 30.6 27.4-34.0 620 26.9 23.7-30.4
History of CVD**
Yes 1,499 556 38.0 32.9-43.5 488 36.2 30.7-42.0 455 25.8 22.1-29.9
No 10,875 3,758 35.4 33.8-37.0 4,160 39.3 37.7-40.9 2,957 25.4 23.9-26.8
Binge Drinker
No 11,331 3,918 35.2 33.7-36.8 4,239 38.9 37.3-40.5 3,174 25.9 24.5-27.4
Yes 1,048 385 36.4 31.3-41.8 410 40.4 35.1-45.9 253 23.2 19.1-27.9
Heavy Drinker
No 11,846 4,118 35.4 33.9-37.0 4,435 39.1 37.5-40.8 3,293 25.4 24.1-26.9
Yes 463 152 33.4 25.7-42.1 200 39.5 32.2-47.4 111 27.1 19.8-35.9
Poor Sleep***
Yes 1,419 540 38.7 34.2-43.5 487 37.3 32.8-41.9 392 24.0 20.5-27.9
No 10,825 3,725 35.2 33.6-36.8 4,130 39.4 37.7-41.1 2,970 25.4 24.0-26.9
Current Asthma
Yes 1,042 385 36.2 31.3-41.4 392 38.7 33.7-44.0 265 25.1 20.4-30.6
No 11,403 3,943 35.4 33.8-37.0 4,280 39.0 37.3-40.6 3,180 25.6 24.2-27.1
Diabetes
Yes 1,625 615 39.6 35.3-44.0 502 31.3 27.6-35.2 508 29.1 25.8-32.8
No 10,861 3,731 35.1 33.5-36.7 4,184 39.9 38.3-41.6 2,946 25.0 23.6-26.5
Disability
Yes 4,439 1,711 40.7 38.1-43.4 1,437 32.9 30.3-35.5 1,291 26.4 24.1-28.9
No 7,862 2,574 33.4 31.6-35.2 3,188 41.7 39.8-43.7 2,100 24.9 23.3-26.6

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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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