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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following?

(Ever told) you had angina or coronary heart disease?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 11,415 738 4.5 4.0- 5.1 10,677 95.5 94.9-96.0
Have Health Insurance
Yes 9,852 685 5.2 4.6- 5.8 9,167 94.8 94.2-95.4
No 1,521 51 2.2 1.5- 3.2 1,470 97.8 96.8-98.5
Body Mass Index
Underweight 176 12 1.9 1.0- 3.8 164 98.1 96.2-99.0
Recommended Range 3,663 206 3.4 2.8- 4.3 3,457 96.6 95.7-97.2
Overweight 3,894 256 4.7 3.9- 5.7 3,638 95.3 94.3-96.1
Obese 2,937 237 6.3 5.2- 7.7 2,700 93.7 92.3-94.8
Current Smoker
No 9,368 602 4.7 4.1- 5.3 8,766 95.3 94.7-95.9
Yes 1,998 133 3.7 2.8- 4.8 1,865 96.3 95.2-97.2
Binge Drinker
No 9,481 663 5.2 4.6- 5.8 8,818 94.8 94.2-95.4
Yes 1,029 28 1.7 1.0- 2.7 1,001 98.3 97.3-99.0
Heavy Drinker
No 10,005 678 4.8 4.3- 5.4 9,327 95.2 94.6-95.7
Yes 476 13 2.1 1.0- 4.4 463 97.9 95.6-99.0
COPD
Yes 1,001 200 17.3 14.1-21.1 801 82.7 78.9-85.9
No 10,374 531 3.5 3.1- 4.1 9,843 96.5 95.9-96.9
Current Asthma
Yes 970 132 9.1 7.0-11.7 838 90.9 88.3-93.0
No 10,384 600 4.1 3.6- 4.6 9,784 95.9 95.4-96.4
Diabetes
Yes 1,579 256 14.5 12.1-17.4 1,323 85.5 82.6-87.9
No 9,816 482 3.3 2.9- 3.9 9,334 96.7 96.1-97.1
Disability
Yes 3,354 453 10.3 9.0-11.7 2,901 89.7 88.3-91.0
No 7,511 262 2.8 2.3- 3.4 7,249 97.2 96.6-97.7

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**History of cardiovascular disease includes history of heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^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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