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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Care Access--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

Do you have any kind of health care coverage, including health insurance, prepaid plans such as HMOs,
or government plans such as Medicare?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 12,106 10,608 81.0 79.6-82.4 1,498 19.0 17.6-20.4
Body Mass Index
Underweight 204 180 85.1 76.9-90.7 24 14.9 9.3-23.1
Recommended Range 3,759 3,334 81.0 78.1-83.5 425 19.0 16.5-21.9
Overweight 4,260 3,786 82.3 79.9-84.4 474 17.7 15.6-20.1
Obese 3,286 2,808 80.0 77.5-82.3 478 20.0 17.7-22.5
Current Smoker
No 10,027 9,049 84.8 83.3-86.1 978 15.2 13.9-16.7
Yes 2,026 1,514 65.7 61.7-69.5 512 34.3 30.5-38.3
History of CVD**
Yes 1,599 1,495 90.8 88.3-92.8 104 9.2 7.2-11.7
No 10,385 9,014 80.2 78.7-81.7 1,371 19.8 18.3-21.3
Binge Drinker
No 10,973 9,674 82.0 80.6-83.3 1,299 18.0 16.7-19.4
Yes 940 782 76.4 71.1-81.0 158 23.6 19.0-28.9
Heavy Drinker
No 11,447 10,061 81.6 80.2-83.0 1,386 18.4 17.0-19.8
Yes 399 335 72.4 61.3-81.3 64 27.6 18.7-38.7
Poor Sleep***
Yes 1,398 1,152 77.6 73.4-81.4 246 22.4 18.6-26.6
No 10,415 9,192 81.4 79.9-82.9 1,223 18.6 17.1-20.1
Current Asthma
Yes 1,017 884 81.2 76.3-85.2 133 18.8 14.8-23.7
No 11,024 9,670 81.0 79.5-82.4 1,354 19.0 17.6-20.5
Diabetes
Yes 1,698 1,546 87.1 84.1-89.6 152 12.9 10.4-15.9
No 10,277 8,943 80.2 78.7-81.7 1,334 19.8 18.3-21.3
Disability
Yes 4,550 4,017 80.7 78.2-83.1 533 19.3 16.9-21.8
No 7,054 6,180 82.0 80.3-83.6 874 18.0 16.4-19.7

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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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