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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, only one Yes, more than one No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 12,118 8,964 68.0 66.5-69.5 1,522 10.2 9.5-11.0 1,632 21.8 20.4-23.3
Have Health Insurance
Yes 10,594 8,229 74.8 73.4-76.2 1,424 11.4 10.6-12.3 941 13.7 12.5-15.1
No 1,493 718 38.5 34.7-42.4 90 4.8 3.6- 6.4 685 56.7 52.7-60.6
Body Mass Index
Underweight 204 145 66.9 57.2-75.4 24 9.8 5.8-16.1 35 23.3 15.9-32.8
Recommended Range 3,759 2,715 64.5 61.5-67.3 511 10.8 9.5-12.2 533 24.7 21.9-27.8
Overweight 4,263 3,221 70.5 68.1-72.7 496 8.9 7.8-10.1 546 20.7 18.5-23.0
Obese 3,288 2,456 70.2 67.5-72.8 416 11.2 9.7-12.9 416 18.6 16.2-21.2
Current Smoker
No 10,043 7,590 71.0 69.5-72.6 1,305 10.7 9.9-11.5 1,148 18.3 16.9-19.8
Yes 2,021 1,334 55.4 51.5-59.2 211 8.3 6.8-10.2 476 36.3 32.3-40.3
History of CVD**
Yes 1,598 1,167 72.1 68.7-75.2 339 21.0 18.2-24.1 92 7.0 5.2- 9.3
No 10,397 7,709 67.6 66.0-69.2 1,166 9.1 8.4- 9.9 1,522 23.2 21.7-24.9
Binge Drinker
No 10,989 8,211 69.2 67.6-70.7 1,398 10.5 9.7-11.3 1,380 20.3 18.9-21.8
Yes 938 635 61.1 55.7-66.2 91 7.2 5.4- 9.6 212 31.6 26.6-37.2
Heavy Drinker
No 11,461 8,517 68.5 67.0-70.0 1,438 10.1 9.4-10.9 1,506 21.4 19.9-22.9
Yes 398 284 65.9 58.2-72.8 49 13.4 9.0-19.4 65 20.7 14.8-28.2
Poor Sleep***
Yes 1,399 952 64.8 60.6-68.8 205 12.9 10.6-15.7 242 22.2 18.7-26.2
No 10,427 7,813 68.5 66.9-70.1 1,268 9.8 9.0-10.6 1,346 21.7 20.1-23.3
Current Asthma
Yes 1,018 771 74.1 69.0-78.6 145 10.3 8.2-12.8 102 15.7 11.5-20.9
No 11,034 8,148 67.5 65.9-69.0 1,365 10.1 9.4-10.9 1,521 22.4 20.9-23.9
Diabetes
Yes 1,692 1,329 77.1 73.8-80.1 271 14.4 12.2-16.9 92 8.5 6.3-11.4
No 10,288 7,541 67.0 65.3-68.5 1,229 9.7 8.9-10.5 1,518 23.4 21.8-25.0
Disability
Yes 4,555 3,305 67.8 65.3-70.2 783 14.2 12.9-15.7 467 18.0 15.7-20.5
No 7,062 5,322 68.6 66.7-70.5 691 8.6 7.7- 9.5 1,049 22.8 21.0-24.7

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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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