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2016 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 6,487 392 4.7 4.2- 5.4 6,095 95.3 94.6-95.8
GENDER
Male 2,959 215 5.6 4.7- 6.5 2,744 94.4 93.5-95.3
Female 3,528 177 4.0 3.3- 4.8 3,351 96.0 95.2-96.7
Have Health Insurance
Yes 5,697 366 5.0 4.4- 5.7 5,331 95.0 94.3-95.6
No 770 26 3.2 2.0- 5.3 744 96.8 94.7-98.0
Body Mass Index
Underweight 95 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Recommended Range 1,804 102 3.8 3.0- 4.8 1,702 96.2 95.2-97.0
Overweight 2,133 125 5.1 4.1- 6.4 2,008 94.9 93.6-95.9
Obese 1,909 144 6.3 5.2- 7.7 1,765 93.7 92.3-94.8
Current Smoker
Yes 1,072 69 4.8 3.5- 6.5 1,003 95.2 93.5-96.5
No 5,228 316 4.8 4.2- 5.5 4,912 95.2 94.5-95.8
History of CVD**
Yes 760 392 50.3 45.7-54.8 368 49.7 45.2-54.3
No 5,691 *** *** *** 5,691 100 . - .
Binge Drinker
Yes 766 15 1.3 0.7- 2.3 751 98.7 97.7-99.3
No 5,306 354 5.4 4.7- 6.1 4,952 94.6 93.9-95.3
Heavy Drinker
Yes 386 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 5,667 357 5.0 4.4- 5.6 5,310 95.0 94.4-95.6
COPD
Yes 514 84 14.9 11.4-19.3 430 85.1 80.7-88.6
No 5,958 306 3.9 3.4- 4.5 5,652 96.1 95.5-96.6
Current Asthma
Yes 519 52 9.2 6.4-12.8 467 90.8 87.2-93.6
No 5,939 338 4.4 3.8- 5.0 5,601 95.6 95.0-96.2
Diabetes
Yes 877 133 15.1 12.4-18.3 744 84.9 81.7-87.6
No 5,605 259 3.5 3.0- 4.0 5,346 96.5 96.0-97.0
Disability1
Yes 1,575 220 12.4 10.6-14.5 1,355 87.6 85.5-89.4
No 4,149 146 2.8 2.3- 3.5 4,003 97.2 96.5-97.7
Functional Disability1
Yes 1,834 244 11.2 9.6-13.1 1,590 88.8 86.9-90.4
No 4,484 143 2.6 2.1- 3.2 4,341 97.4 96.8-97.9
Has two or more chronic diseases†
Yes 1,982 356 17.0 15.1-19.2 1,626 83.0 80.8-84.9
No 4,508 36 0.6 0.4- 0.9 4,472 99.4 99.1-99.6

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

†Chronic diseases include heart disease (heart attack/stoke/angina), current asthma, skin cancer, other cancer, COPD, arthritis, depression, kidney disease and diabetes.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Disability Status phasing out next year, being replaced by Functional Disability.

^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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