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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

Health Insurance Coverage (Under Age 65)*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 8,008 6,577 77.3 75.7-78.9 1,431 22.7 21.1-24.3
Body Mass Index
Underweight 110 88 81.8 71.5-89.0 22 18.2 11.0-28.5
Recommended Range 2,398 1,996 77.4 74.0-80.5 402 22.6 19.5-26.0
Overweight 2,707 2,257 78.4 75.5-81.0 450 21.6 19.0-24.5
Obese 2,421 1,956 76.8 73.9-79.5 465 23.2 20.5-26.1
Current Smoker
No 6,335 5,416 81.4 79.7-83.0 919 18.6 17.0-20.3
Yes 1,646 1,141 62.7 58.4-66.8 505 37.3 33.2-41.6
History of CVD**
Yes 596 508 83.1 78.4-86.9 88 16.9 13.1-21.6
No 7,351 6,031 77.2 75.5-78.9 1,320 22.8 21.1-24.5
Binge Drinker
No 7,011 5,776 78.1 76.4-79.7 1,235 21.9 20.3-23.6
Yes 857 699 75.5 70.1-80.3 158 24.5 19.7-29.9
Heavy Drinker
No 7,525 6,203 78.0 76.4-79.6 1,322 22.0 20.4-23.6
Yes 311 248 69.3 57.5-79.0 63 30.7 21.0-42.5
Poor Sleep***
Yes 1,059 821 75.3 70.6-79.5 238 24.7 20.5-29.4
No 6,834 5,666 77.7 75.9-79.4 1,168 22.3 20.6-24.1
Current Asthma
Yes 677 552 77.3 71.5-82.2 125 22.7 17.8-28.5
No 7,286 5,990 77.4 75.6-79.0 1,296 22.6 21.0-24.4
Diabetes
Yes 847 704 79.9 75.4-83.8 143 20.1 16.2-24.6
No 7,153 5,866 77.1 75.3-78.8 1,287 22.9 21.2-24.7
Disability
Yes 2,568 2,069 74.1 70.8-77.2 499 25.9 22.8-29.2
No 5,073 4,230 79.6 77.7-81.4 843 20.4 18.6-22.3

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*Data in this table were derived from health insurance question and only those under age 65 included

**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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