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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

History of Any Cardiovascular Diseases (heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke)*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 12,016 1,602 9.0 8.4- 9.6 10,414 91.0 90.4-91.6
Have Health Insurance
Yes 10,509 1,495 10.1 9.3-10.8 9,014 89.9 89.2-90.7
No 1,475 104 4.4 3.4- 5.7 1,371 95.6 94.3-96.6
Body Mass Index
Underweight 203 30 8.0 4.8-13.0 173 92.0 87.0-95.2
Recommended Range 3,734 434 7.0 6.1- 8.0 3,300 93.0 92.0-93.9
Overweight 4,232 595 9.7 8.6-10.9 3,637 90.3 89.1-91.4
Obese 3,258 484 10.6 9.4-12.0 2,774 89.4 88.0-90.6
Current Smoker
No 9,957 1,313 8.9 8.2- 9.6 8,644 91.1 90.4-91.8
Yes 2,005 280 9.2 7.7-11.0 1,725 90.8 89.0-92.3
Binge Drinker
No 10,893 1,533 9.7 9.1-10.5 9,360 90.3 89.5-90.9
Yes 933 54 3.9 2.6- 6.0 879 96.1 94.0-97.4
Heavy Drinker
No 11,361 1,555 9.3 8.6-10.0 9,806 90.7 90.0-91.4
Yes 397 27 4.3 2.6- 7.2 370 95.7 92.8-97.4
Poor Sleep***
Yes 1,385 268 15.0 12.5-18.0 1,117 85.0 82.0-87.5
No 10,347 1,267 7.9 7.3- 8.6 9,080 92.1 91.4-92.7
Current Asthma
Yes 1,001 224 16.4 13.4-19.9 777 83.6 80.1-86.6
No 10,952 1,369 8.3 7.7- 9.0 9,583 91.7 91.0-92.3
Diabetes
Yes 1,661 488 26.9 24.0-29.9 1,173 73.1 70.1-76.0
No 10,218 1,103 7.1 6.5- 7.7 9,115 92.9 92.3-93.5
Disability
Yes 4,480 1,097 19.9 18.3-21.6 3,383 80.1 78.4-81.7
No 7,034 465 4.1 3.6- 4.6 6,569 95.9 95.4-96.4

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*Data for this table were derived from the cardiovascular disease history questions

**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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