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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Women's Health--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 7,547 6,238 67.4 65.4-69.3 1,309 32.6 30.7-34.6
Have Health Insurance
Yes 6,639 5,648 71.3 69.2-73.3 991 28.7 26.7-30.8
No 896 579 48.7 43.6-53.8 317 51.3 46.2-56.4
Body Mass Index
Underweight 160 123 60.7 48.8-71.5 37 39.3 28.5-51.2
Recommended Range 2,603 2,099 62.2 58.6-65.6 504 37.8 34.4-41.4
Overweight 2,261 1,952 72.1 68.4-75.6 309 27.9 24.4-31.6
Obese 2,018 1,653 69.3 65.7-72.8 365 30.7 27.2-34.3
Current Smoker
No 6,352 5,298 68.0 65.8-70.0 1,054 32.0 30.0-34.2
Yes 1,165 913 64.5 59.2-69.4 252 35.5 30.6-40.8
History of CVD**
Yes 875 831 94.3 91.7-96.1 44 5.7 3.9- 8.3
No 6,593 5,337 64.9 62.8-67.0 1,256 35.1 33.0-37.2
Binge Drinker
No 7,094 5,919 68.1 66.0-70.1 1,175 31.9 29.9-34.0
Yes 381 273 59.8 51.9-67.2 108 40.2 32.8-48.1
Heavy Drinker
No 7,216 5,972 67.3 65.3-69.3 1,244 32.7 30.7-34.7
Yes 224 188 72.5 61.4-81.3 36 27.5 18.7-38.6
Poor Sleep***
Yes 932 709 59.7 54.1-65.1 223 40.3 34.9-45.9
No 6,419 5,354 68.4 66.3-70.5 1,065 31.6 29.5-33.7
Current Asthma
Yes 765 644 71.6 65.8-76.8 121 28.4 23.2-34.2
No 6,738 5,556 66.9 64.8-68.9 1,182 33.1 31.1-35.2
Diabetes
Yes 1,040 979 89.1 84.9-92.2 61 10.9 7.8-15.1
No 6,413 5,177 64.8 62.7-66.9 1,236 35.2 33.1-37.3
Disability
Yes 2,933 2,621 78.6 75.2-81.5 312 21.4 18.5-24.8
No 4,402 3,460 62.5 60.0-64.9 942 37.5 35.1-40.0

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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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