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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 7,518 7,015 91.5 90.1-92.7 503 8.5 7.3- 9.9
Have Health Insurance
Yes 6,611 6,221 92.6 91.1-93.9 390 7.4 6.1- 8.9
No 895 784 86.0 82.1-89.3 111 14.0 10.7-17.9
Body Mass Index
Underweight 159 137 82.1 70.6-89.7 22 17.9 10.3-29.4
Recommended Range 2,596 2,414 89.4 86.3-91.8 182 10.6 8.2-13.7
Overweight 2,256 2,155 94.9 92.7-96.5 101 5.1 3.5- 7.3
Obese 2,010 1,858 91.8 89.6-93.5 152 8.2 6.5-10.4
Current Smoker
No 6,328 5,917 91.6 90.1-92.9 411 8.4 7.1- 9.9
Yes 1,161 1,073 90.9 86.2-94.1 88 9.1 5.9-13.8
History of CVD**
Yes 871 790 91.5 88.8-93.7 81 8.5 6.3-11.2
No 6,570 6,156 91.5 90.0-92.8 414 8.5 7.2-10.0
Binge Drinker
No 7,065 6,576 91.0 89.5-92.3 489 9.0 7.7-10.5
Yes 381 373 97.2 93.2-98.9 8 2.8 1.1- 6.8
Heavy Drinker
No 7,188 6,703 91.3 89.8-92.5 485 8.7 7.5-10.2
Yes 223 213 96.2 91.2-98.4 10 3.8 1.6- 8.8
Poor Sleep***
Yes 928 841 88.6 83.0-92.5 87 11.4 7.5-17.0
No 6,397 6,006 92.0 90.5-93.2 391 8.0 6.8- 9.5
Current Asthma
Yes 762 706 92.5 88.8-95.0 56 7.5 5.0-11.2
No 6,713 6,266 91.3 89.8-92.6 447 8.7 7.4-10.2
Diabetes
Yes 1,034 939 90.8 87.9-93.1 95 9.2 6.9-12.1
No 6,390 5,989 91.5 89.9-92.8 401 8.5 7.2-10.1
Disability
Yes 2,919 2,660 89.2 86.5-91.5 259 10.8 8.5-13.5
No 4,389 4,168 92.7 91.0-94.1 221 7.3 5.9- 9.0

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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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