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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

HIV/AIDS--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 5,925 2,283 40.8 39.2-42.3 3,642 59.2 57.7-60.8
GENDER
Male 2,680 1,052 39.8 37.6-42.1 1,628 60.2 57.9-62.4
Female 3,245 1,231 41.7 39.6-43.8 2,014 58.3 56.2-60.4
Have Health Insurance
Yes 5,221 1,902 38.4 36.8-40.1 3,319 61.6 59.9-63.2
No 686 375 56.6 52.0-61.1 311 43.4 38.9-48.0
Body Mass Index
Underweight 87 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Recommended Range 1,679 595 37.8 34.9-40.7 1,084 62.2 59.3-65.1
Overweight 1,966 744 40.8 38.2-43.5 1,222 59.2 56.5-61.8
Obese 1,790 759 45.0 42.2-47.9 1,031 55.0 52.1-57.8
Current Smoker
Yes 999 550 58.7 54.8-62.4 449 41.3 37.6-45.2
No 4,899 1,727 37.1 35.4-38.7 3,172 62.9 61.3-64.6
History of CVD**
Yes 695 228 33.9 29.5-38.7 467 66.1 61.3-70.5
No 5,178 2,040 41.5 39.9-43.2 3,138 58.5 56.8-60.1
Binge Drinker
Yes 731 365 50.2 45.8-54.6 366 49.8 45.4-54.2
No 4,991 1,825 38.8 37.1-40.5 3,166 61.2 59.5-62.9
Heavy Drinker
Yes 367 163 48.7 42.6-54.8 204 51.3 45.2-57.4
No 5,333 2,017 39.8 38.2-41.4 3,316 60.2 58.6-61.8
COPD
Yes 474 190 41.9 36.3-47.8 284 58.1 52.2-63.7
No 5,439 2,091 40.8 39.2-42.4 3,348 59.2 57.6-60.8
Current Asthma
Yes 485 240 54.0 48.4-59.5 245 46.0 40.5-51.6
No 5,413 2,034 39.7 38.1-41.3 3,379 60.3 58.7-61.9
Diabetes
Yes 817 262 33.5 29.6-37.7 555 66.5 62.3-70.4
No 5,102 2,019 41.7 40.1-43.4 3,083 58.3 56.6-59.9
Disability1
Yes 1,471 584 43.0 39.7-46.3 887 57.0 53.7-60.3
No 3,837 1,405 39.0 37.2-41.0 2,432 61.0 59.0-62.8
Functional Disability1
Yes 1,709 690 43.1 40.1-46.1 1,019 56.9 53.9-59.9
No 4,192 1,585 40.1 38.3-42.0 2,607 59.9 58.0-61.7
Has two or more chronic diseases†
Yes 1,840 661 39.1 36.2-42.0 1,179 60.9 58.0-63.8
No 4,086 1,623 41.4 39.6-43.2 2,463 58.6 56.8-60.4

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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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