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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

Disability Status*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 11,634 4,566 32.9 31.6-34.3 7,068 67.1 65.7-68.4
Have Health Insurance
Yes 10,197 4,017 32.6 31.2-34.0 6,180 67.4 66.0-68.8
No 1,407 533 34.5 30.5-38.7 874 65.5 61.3-69.5
Body Mass Index
Underweight 198 97 41.5 32.4-51.3 101 58.5 48.7-67.6
Recommended Range 3,600 1,202 27.8 25.4-30.4 2,398 72.2 69.6-74.6
Overweight 4,102 1,449 28.6 26.5-30.9 2,653 71.4 69.1-73.5
Obese 3,181 1,598 43.9 41.2-46.6 1,583 56.1 53.4-58.8
Current Smoker
No 9,628 3,599 30.2 28.8-31.6 6,029 69.8 68.4-71.2
Yes 1,956 944 44.0 40.1-47.9 1,012 56.0 52.1-59.9
History of CVD**
Yes 1,562 1,097 70.4 67.1-73.6 465 29.6 26.4-32.9
No 9,952 3,383 28.9 27.4-30.3 6,569 71.1 69.7-72.6
Binge Drinker
No 10,586 4,264 34.0 32.6-35.5 6,322 66.0 64.5-67.4
Yes 904 243 24.0 20.2-28.2 661 76.0 71.8-79.8
Heavy Drinker
No 11,042 4,379 33.0 31.7-34.4 6,663 67.0 65.6-68.3
Yes 382 107 32.8 24.0-42.9 275 67.2 57.1-76.0
Poor Sleep***
Yes 1,353 808 53.6 49.1-57.9 545 46.4 42.1-50.9
No 10,009 3,603 29.8 28.4-31.2 6,406 70.2 68.8-71.6
Current Asthma
Yes 990 656 59.5 54.2-64.7 334 40.5 35.3-45.8
No 10,581 3,871 30.6 29.2-32.0 6,710 69.4 68.0-70.8
Diabetes
Yes 1,648 1,048 61.6 58.1-65.0 600 38.4 35.0-41.9
No 9,861 3,484 29.8 28.4-31.3 6,377 70.2 68.7-71.6

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*Data for this table were derived from 2 CDC Core questions and 2 North Carolina 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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