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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 12,027 818 4.6 4.2- 5.1 11,209 95.4 94.9-95.8
Have Health Insurance
Yes 10,513 766 5.2 4.7- 5.8 9,747 94.8 94.2-95.3
No 1,482 51 2.1 1.5- 3.0 1,431 97.9 97.0-98.5
Body Mass Index
Underweight 202 14 3.3 1.7- 6.1 188 96.7 93.9-98.3
Recommended Range 3,734 220 3.3 2.8- 3.9 3,514 96.7 96.1-97.2
Overweight 4,235 289 5.1 4.3- 6.0 3,946 94.9 94.0-95.7
Obese 3,262 268 5.9 5.0- 7.0 2,994 94.1 93.0-95.0
Current Smoker
No 9,967 679 4.8 4.3- 5.3 9,288 95.2 94.7-95.7
Yes 2,007 137 4.2 3.3- 5.2 1,870 95.8 94.8-96.7
Binge Drinker
No 10,901 782 5.1 4.6- 5.6 10,119 94.9 94.4-95.4
Yes 935 30 1.9 1.2- 2.9 905 98.1 97.1-98.8
Heavy Drinker
No 11,370 800 4.8 4.4- 5.3 10,570 95.2 94.7-95.6
Yes 398 13 2.6 1.2- 5.5 385 97.4 94.5-98.8
Poor Sleep***
Yes 1,384 146 8.2 6.5-10.3 1,238 91.8 89.7-93.5
No 10,355 640 4.1 3.7- 4.5 9,715 95.9 95.5-96.3
Current Asthma
Yes 1,004 133 9.0 7.2-11.2 871 91.0 88.8-92.8
No 10,959 682 4.3 3.9- 4.8 10,277 95.7 95.2-96.1
Diabetes
Yes 1,659 263 15.8 13.4-18.4 1,396 84.2 81.6-86.6
No 10,231 551 3.5 3.1- 3.9 9,680 96.5 96.1-96.9
Disability
Yes 4,486 577 10.6 9.5-11.9 3,909 89.4 88.1-90.5
No 7,038 230 2.0 1.7- 2.4 6,808 98.0 97.6-98.3

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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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