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Table 2 Prevalence of health risk behaviors, chronic health conditions and mental health conditions among women, by sexual assault status, Kansas BRFSS 2011

From: Relationships between sexual violence and chronic disease: a cross-sectional study

  Experienced Sexual Assault (n = 378*) Did Not Experience Sexual Assault (n = 4508*)
  % 95% CI % 95% CI
Health Risk Behaviors     
 Heavy drinking 8.1 1.1-15.0 2.9 2.0-3.7
 Binge drinking 16.4 8.7-24.1 10.5 8.2-12.8
 Obesity 62.8 53.8-71.9 57.9 55.1-60.7
 Current smoking 41.2 32.6-49.8 16.8 14.5-19.0
 No physical activity 25.1 18.9-31.2 26.6 24.3-28.9
 High cholesterol 49.8 42.0-57.7 37.6 35.4-39.8
 Hypertension 27.7 21.7-33.7 29.5 27.6-31.4
 HIV risk factors 7.5 0.5-14.5 2.5 1.3-3.7
 No doctor check-up 30.3 23.2-37.5 25.5 22.9-28.1
Chronic Health Conditions     
 Disability 48.7 40.4-57.0 23.5 21.7-25.4
 Heart disease 5.3 3.1-7.6 3.8 3.2-4.5
 Diabetes 11.1 7.1-15.2 8.7 7.8-9.6
 Cancer 13.6 8.4-18.9 8.5 7.4-9.5
 Stroke 5 2.2-7.9 2.9 2.3-3.4
 Current asthma 22.4 14.6-30.2 9.1 7.5-10.6
Mental Health Conditions     
 Depression 47.3 28.9-55.7 16.7 15.0-18.5
 Anxiety 33.9 26.0-41.7 12.8 10.9-14.7
 Suicide ideation 18.1 9.7-26.4 3.4 2.4-4.3
  1. *n = unweighted frequency.