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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Eat Smart Move More--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 3,843 1,293 33.3 31.2-35.4 2,550 66.7 64.6-68.8
GENDER
Male 1,509 395 25.8 22.9-28.9 1,114 74.2 71.1-77.1
Female 2,334 898 40.2 37.4-43.1 1,436 59.8 56.9-62.6
Have Health Insurance
Yes 3,294 1,123 34.4 32.1-36.8 2,171 65.6 63.2-67.9
No 546 169 28.3 23.7-33.4 377 71.7 66.6-76.3
Body Mass Index
Underweight 57 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Recommended Range 1,151 386 34.0 30.3-37.8 765 66.0 62.2-69.7
Overweight 1,249 411 34.2 30.4-38.2 838 65.8 61.8-69.6
Obese 1,158 413 33.1 29.7-36.8 745 66.9 63.2-70.3
Current Smoker
No 3,155 1,076 33.7 31.4-36.0 2,079 66.3 64.0-68.6
Yes 674 211 31.5 26.9-36.5 463 68.5 63.5-73.1
History of CVD**
Yes 523 165 30.6 25.4-36.3 358 69.4 63.7-74.6
No 3,278 1,117 33.4 31.2-35.7 2,161 66.6 64.3-68.8
Binge Drinker
No 3,414 1,156 33.9 31.7-36.2 2,258 66.1 63.8-68.3
Yes 325 110 30.4 24.6-36.8 215 69.6 63.2-75.4
Heavy Drinker
No 3,579 1,211 33.5 31.3-35.7 2,368 66.5 64.3-68.7
Yes 152 52 35.4 26.0-46.1 *** *** ***
COPD
Yes 377 120 34.2 27.6-41.5 257 65.8 58.5-72.4
No 3,446 1,168 33.2 31.0-35.4 2,278 66.8 64.6-69.0
Current Asthma
Yes 339 127 36.7 30.1-43.9 212 63.3 56.1-69.9
No 3,487 1,160 32.8 30.7-35.1 2,327 67.2 64.9-69.3
Diabetes
Yes 602 185 32.9 27.5-38.7 417 67.1 61.3-72.5
No 3,237 1,108 33.3 31.1-35.6 2,129 66.7 64.4-68.9
Disability
Yes 1,142 367 31.6 28.0-35.4 775 68.4 64.6-72.0
No 2,679 919 33.9 31.5-36.5 1,760 66.1 63.5-68.5

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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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