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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Use--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

Current Smoker*

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 12,085 10,056 80.2 78.9-81.5 2,029 19.8 18.5-21.1
Have Health Insurance
Yes 10,563 9,049 83.9 82.6-85.1 1,514 16.1 14.9-17.4
No 1,490 978 64.3 60.0-68.3 512 35.7 31.7-40.0
Body Mass Index
Underweight 202 158 82.0 73.6-88.1 44 18.0 11.9-26.4
Recommended Range 3,746 3,007 76.5 73.7-79.1 739 23.5 20.9-26.3
Overweight 4,254 3,584 80.2 77.9-82.4 670 19.8 17.6-22.1
Obese 3,284 2,780 83.1 81.0-85.1 504 16.9 14.9-19.0
History of CVD**
Yes 1,593 1,313 79.7 76.5-82.6 280 20.3 17.4-23.5
No 10,369 8,644 80.4 78.9-81.7 1,725 19.6 18.3-21.1
Binge Drinker
No 10,952 9,295 83.0 81.7-84.2 1,657 17.0 15.8-18.3
Yes 939 627 62.6 57.3-67.6 312 37.4 32.4-42.7
Heavy Drinker
No 11,427 9,622 81.6 80.3-82.9 1,805 18.4 17.1-19.7
Yes 397 248 52.8 43.9-61.5 149 47.2 38.5-56.1
Poor Sleep***
Yes 1,395 1,020 71.0 66.4-75.1 375 29.0 24.9-33.6
No 10,399 8,786 81.5 80.1-82.9 1,613 18.5 17.1-19.9
Current Asthma
Yes 1,015 786 76.9 72.3-80.9 229 23.1 19.1-27.7
No 11,003 9,222 80.6 79.1-81.9 1,781 19.4 18.1-20.9
Diabetes
Yes 1,693 1,463 84.1 81.0-86.8 230 15.9 13.2-19.0
No 10,258 8,478 79.7 78.3-81.1 1,780 20.3 18.9-21.7
Disability
Yes 4,543 3,599 73.4 70.8-75.8 944 26.6 24.2-29.2
No 7,041 6,029 83.4 81.7-84.9 1,012 16.6 15.1-18.3

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*Data in this table were derived from the tobacco use questions 1 and 2.

**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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