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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

HIV/AIDS--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

At Risk for HIV:
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You have used intravenous drugs in the past year.
You have been treated for a sexually transmitted or venereal disease in the past year.
You have given or received money or drugs in exchange for sex in the past year.
You had anal sex without a condom in the past year.
You had four or more sex partners in the past year.

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 6,163 284 5.8 5.1- 6.7 5,879 94.2 93.3-94.9
GENDER
Male 2,781 165 7.0 5.9- 8.3 2,616 93.0 91.7-94.1
Female 3,382 119 4.7 3.8- 5.9 3,263 95.3 94.1-96.2
Have Health Insurance
Yes 5,450 236 5.5 4.7- 6.4 5,214 94.5 93.6-95.3
No 696 45 7.4 5.2-10.3 651 92.6 89.7-94.8
Body Mass Index
Underweight 92 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Recommended Range 1,743 89 6.6 5.2- 8.3 1,654 93.4 91.7-94.8
Overweight 2,055 98 5.8 4.6- 7.2 1,957 94.2 92.8-95.4
Obese 1,850 70 4.4 3.3- 5.8 1,780 95.6 94.2-96.7
Current Smoker
Yes 1,035 114 13.3 10.7-16.5 921 86.7 83.5-89.3
No 5,099 170 4.2 3.6- 5.0 4,929 95.8 95.0-96.4
History of CVD**
Yes 746 18 2.0 1.1- 3.4 728 98.0 96.6-98.9
No 5,358 265 6.3 5.5- 7.2 5,093 93.7 92.8-94.5
Binge Drinker
Yes 756 105 14.4 11.7-17.5 651 85.6 82.5-88.3
No 5,202 169 4.3 3.6- 5.2 5,033 95.7 94.8-96.4
Heavy Drinker
Yes 381 59 17.5 13.4-22.6 322 82.5 77.4-86.6
No 5,553 217 5.1 4.3- 6.0 5,336 94.9 94.0-95.7
COPD
Yes 503 22 5.3 3.1- 8.7 481 94.7 91.3-96.9
No 5,644 261 5.9 5.1- 6.8 5,383 94.1 93.2-94.9
Current Asthma
Yes 502 28 8.2 5.3-12.3 474 91.8 87.7-94.7
No 5,631 252 5.6 4.8- 6.4 5,379 94.4 93.6-95.2
Diabetes
Yes 851 20 2.6 1.6- 4.2 831 97.4 95.8-98.4
No 5,306 264 6.2 5.4- 7.2 5,042 93.8 92.8-94.6
Disability1
Yes 1,556 58 4.8 3.5- 6.7 1,498 95.2 93.3-96.5
No 3,975 180 5.9 4.9- 6.9 3,795 94.1 93.1-95.1
Functional Disability1
Yes 1,802 85 5.7 4.4- 7.4 1,717 94.3 92.6-95.6
No 4,336 198 5.9 5.0- 6.9 4,138 94.1 93.1-95.0
Has two or more chronic diseases†
Yes 1,942 70 4.2 3.2- 5.5 1,872 95.8 94.5-96.8
No 4,222 214 6.4 5.5- 7.5 4,008 93.6 92.5-94.5

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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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