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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

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  Total
Respond.^
Landline Cell Other Don't know
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 11,690 2,776 20.5 19.3-21.7 7,338 66.0 64.6-67.4 1,010 8.5 7.7- 9.5 566 5.0 4.3- 5.8
Have Health Insurance
Yes 10,229 2,396 19.6 18.5-20.8 6,529 67.4 65.9-68.9 838 8.1 7.2- 9.1 466 4.8 4.1- 5.7
No 1,431 372 24.2 20.6-28.2 795 59.9 55.6-64.0 167 10.3 8.2-12.9 97 5.6 4.1- 7.6
Body Mass Index
Underweight 195 54 22.7 15.8-31.7 110 60.5 50.2-70.0 17 11.9 5.5-23.7 14 4.9 2.4- 9.7
Recommended Range 3,620 862 20.1 17.9-22.4 2,291 65.9 63.0-68.6 300 8.7 7.0-10.8 167 5.4 4.0- 7.1
Overweight 4,129 957 20.1 18.2-22.2 2,665 68.3 65.9-70.6 332 7.4 6.3- 8.7 175 4.2 3.2- 5.5
Obese 3,187 762 21.0 18.9-23.2 1,955 64.4 61.7-66.9 300 9.5 7.9-11.2 170 5.2 4.1- 6.6
Current Smoker
No 9,685 2,295 20.2 19.0-21.4 6,159 66.8 65.2-68.3 785 8.2 7.3- 9.2 446 4.9 4.1- 5.7
Yes 1,954 470 21.5 18.3-25.2 1,151 63.1 59.2-66.8 218 9.9 7.9-12.4 115 5.5 4.1- 7.4
History of CVD**
Yes 1,543 496 28.1 25.1-31.3 780 53.9 50.2-57.4 177 11.7 9.5-14.4 90 6.3 4.5- 8.9
No 10,026 2,242 19.7 18.4-21.0 6,501 67.4 65.8-68.9 816 8.1 7.2- 9.1 467 4.8 4.1- 5.7
Binge Drinker
No 10,638 2,595 21.2 20.0-22.5 6,597 64.9 63.4-66.4 920 8.6 7.7- 9.6 526 5.3 4.5- 6.1
Yes 918 157 14.5 11.5-18.1 663 75.3 71.0-79.2 68 7.2 5.3- 9.8 30 3.0 1.7- 5.1
Heavy Drinker
No 11,105 2,665 20.6 19.4-21.8 6,957 65.9 64.4-67.4 949 8.4 7.6- 9.4 534 5.0 4.3- 5.8
Yes 385 71 18.4 10.7-29.8 263 67.8 57.8-76.4 36 10.4 6.5-16.3 15 3.3 1.4- 7.7
Poor Sleep***
Yes 1,356 307 21.0 17.0-25.5 814 63.1 58.6-67.4 136 9.0 7.0-11.5 99 6.9 5.1- 9.3
No 10,065 2,384 20.3 19.1-21.6 6,394 66.8 65.3-68.3 846 8.3 7.4- 9.3 441 4.5 3.8- 5.4
Current Asthma
Yes 985 231 17.8 14.5-21.7 592 62.2 56.8-67.2 107 14.1 10.0-19.5 55 5.9 4.0- 8.7
No 10,645 2,530 20.7 19.5-22.0 6,715 66.4 64.9-67.9 897 8.1 7.2- 9.0 503 4.9 4.2- 5.7
Diabetes
Yes 1,646 498 26.9 24.0-30.0 900 57.9 54.4-61.3 146 8.3 6.7-10.4 102 6.9 5.2- 9.1
No 9,922 2,249 19.8 18.5-21.1 6,369 66.9 65.4-68.5 849 8.5 7.6- 9.6 455 4.8 4.0- 5.6
Disability
Yes 4,443 1,324 26.9 24.7-29.3 2,436 58.4 55.9-60.9 434 9.2 7.9-10.7 249 5.4 4.4- 6.7
No 7,062 1,413 17.4 16.1-18.7 4,795 69.7 68.0-71.5 556 8.2 7.1- 9.4 298 4.7 3.8- 5.7

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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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