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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

General Preparedness--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

Does your household have a 3-day supply of nonperishable food for everyone who lives there?
By nonperishable we mean food that does not require refrigeration or cooking.

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 11,629 10,227 85.7 84.5-86.8 1,402 14.3 13.2-15.5
Have Health Insurance
Yes 10,181 9,038 86.9 85.7-88.0 1,143 13.1 12.0-14.3
No 1,420 1,166 80.5 76.7-83.8 254 19.5 16.2-23.3
Body Mass Index
Underweight 196 175 86.1 76.6-92.1 21 13.9 7.9-23.4
Recommended Range 3,602 3,182 87.7 85.8-89.4 420 12.3 10.6-14.2
Overweight 4,102 3,673 86.9 84.9-88.7 429 13.1 11.3-15.1
Obese 3,174 2,725 82.3 79.8-84.6 449 17.7 15.4-20.2
Current Smoker
No 9,632 8,517 86.2 85.0-87.4 1,115 13.8 12.6-15.0
Yes 1,947 1,668 83.7 80.3-86.5 279 16.3 13.5-19.7
History of CVD**
Yes 1,537 1,386 88.2 85.4-90.6 151 11.8 9.4-14.6
No 9,973 8,735 85.5 84.2-86.7 1,238 14.5 13.3-15.8
Binge Drinker
No 10,582 9,324 85.8 84.6-87.0 1,258 14.2 13.0-15.4
Yes 913 785 85.0 80.8-88.4 128 15.0 11.6-19.2
Heavy Drinker
No 11,044 9,719 85.7 84.5-86.9 1,325 14.3 13.1-15.5
Yes 385 332 87.3 80.5-91.9 53 12.7 8.1-19.5
Poor Sleep***
Yes 1,345 1,137 82.2 78.5-85.3 208 17.8 14.7-21.5
No 10,018 8,859 86.2 84.9-87.4 1,159 13.8 12.6-15.1
Current Asthma
Yes 980 837 82.6 77.8-86.6 143 17.4 13.4-22.2
No 10,588 9,336 85.9 84.7-87.1 1,252 14.1 12.9-15.3
Diabetes
Yes 1,639 1,457 87.2 84.4-89.5 182 12.8 10.5-15.6
No 9,870 8,671 85.6 84.3-86.8 1,199 14.4 13.2-15.7
Disability
Yes 4,413 3,854 85.3 83.3-87.1 559 14.7 12.9-16.7
No 7,018 6,197 86.0 84.5-87.3 821 14.0 12.7-15.5

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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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