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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 12,498 8,165 62.8 61.3-64.4 1,623 15.1 14.0-16.3 2,710 22.0 20.7-23.5
Have Health Insurance
Yes 10,950 7,263 65.0 63.4-66.5 1,373 14.3 13.1-15.5 2,314 20.7 19.4-22.1
No 1,524 888 53.0 48.2-57.8 248 19.3 15.9-23.2 388 27.7 23.1-32.8
Body Mass Index
Underweight 204 123 54.7 40.7-67.9 30 13.4 7.4-23.0 51 32.0 19.4-47.8
Recommended Range 3,969 2,577 61.9 59.0-64.7 506 15.0 13.0-17.1 886 23.1 20.7-25.8
Overweight 4,280 2,811 63.0 60.5-65.5 603 16.7 14.7-18.9 866 20.3 18.3-22.4
Obese 3,487 2,310 65.2 62.1-68.2 438 14.6 12.5-17.0 739 20.2 17.6-22.9
Current Smoker
No 10,210 6,760 63.7 62.0-65.5 1,277 14.8 13.5-16.1 2,173 21.5 20.0-23.1
Yes 2,236 1,370 59.4 55.7-63.0 341 16.5 14.0-19.5 525 24.1 20.9-27.5
History of CVD**
Yes 1,498 975 63.1 57.1-68.7 198 12.9 10.4-15.8 325 24.0 18.4-30.7
No 10,872 7,114 62.9 61.3-64.6 1,406 15.2 14.0-16.5 2,352 21.9 20.5-23.3
Binge Drinker
No 11,327 7,449 63.3 61.6-64.9 1,435 14.6 13.4-15.9 2,443 22.1 20.6-23.6
Yes 1,048 644 60.6 55.3-65.7 169 17.8 14.2-22.0 235 21.7 17.6-26.3
Heavy Drinker
No 11,843 7,764 63.3 61.7-64.9 1,521 14.8 13.7-16.1 2,558 21.9 20.5-23.4
Yes 463 282 54.6 46.1-62.8 73 21.2 15.1-28.8 108 24.3 17.4-32.8
Poor Sleep***
Yes 1,418 929 62.6 57.9-67.1 190 14.8 11.8-18.5 299 22.5 18.7-26.9
No 10,822 7,090 63.1 61.4-64.8 1,405 15.2 14.0-16.5 2,327 21.6 20.2-23.2
Current Asthma
Yes 1,042 710 64.2 58.6-69.4 130 14.4 11.0-18.5 202 21.5 16.9-26.9
No 11,399 7,418 62.7 61.0-64.3 1,484 15.2 14.0-16.5 2,497 22.1 20.7-23.6
Diabetes
Yes 1,624 1,046 61.9 57.4-66.3 200 14.2 11.4-17.4 378 23.9 19.8-28.5
No 10,858 7,113 63.1 61.4-64.7 1,420 15.2 14.0-16.5 2,325 21.7 20.3-23.2
Disability
Yes 4,436 2,832 62.7 60.0-65.4 565 12.8 11.3-14.5 1,039 24.5 22.0-27.1
No 7,863 5,240 63.6 61.7-65.5 1,022 16.1 14.6-17.7 1,601 20.3 18.7-22.0

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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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