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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions--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 8,836 286 2.6 2.2- 3.0 8,550 97.4 97.0-97.8
GENDER
Male 3,442 110 2.6 2.0- 3.3 3,332 97.4 96.7-98.0
Female 5,394 176 2.6 2.1- 3.1 5,218 97.4 96.9-97.9
Have Health Insurance
Yes 7,503 253 2.6 2.2- 3.0 7,250 97.4 97.0-97.8
No 1,304 32 2.5 1.7- 3.8 1,272 97.5 96.2-98.3
Body Mass Index
Underweight 146 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Recommended Range 2,621 67 2.2 1.7- 3.0 2,554 97.8 97.0-98.3
Overweight 2,960 102 2.5 1.9- 3.2 2,858 97.5 96.8-98.1
Obese 2,545 99 3.1 2.3- 4.2 2,446 96.9 95.8-97.7
Current Smoker
No 7,139 237 2.6 2.2- 3.1 6,902 97.4 96.9-97.8
Yes 1,537 44 2.3 1.5- 3.3 1,493 97.7 96.7-98.5
History of CVD**
Yes 1,161 107 8.8 6.7-11.5 1,054 91.2 88.5-93.3
No 7,591 173 1.9 1.5- 2.3 7,418 98.1 97.7-98.5
Binge Drinker
No 7,651 258 2.6 2.2- 3.1 7,393 97.4 96.9-97.8
Yes 802 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Heavy Drinker
No 8,076 269 2.7 2.3- 3.1 7,807 97.3 96.9-97.7
Yes 363 *** *** *** *** *** ***
COPD
Yes 832 69 8.4 6.1-11.4 763 91.6 88.6-93.9
No 7,962 215 2.1 1.7- 2.5 7,747 97.9 97.5-98.3
Current Asthma
Yes 738 34 4.2 2.6- 6.6 704 95.8 93.4-97.4
No 8,055 249 2.3 2.0- 2.8 7,806 97.7 97.2-98.0
Diabetes
Yes 1,316 119 9.2 7.2-11.6 1,197 90.8 88.4-92.8
No 7,515 167 1.7 1.4- 2.1 7,348 98.3 97.9-98.6
Disability
Yes 2,521 175 6.5 5.3- 8.0 2,346 93.5 92.0-94.7
No 6,195 108 1.3 1.1- 1.7 6,087 98.7 98.3-98.9

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2013 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2013 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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