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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for Cumberland County

Asthma

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,191 418 6.4 5.5- 7.5 5,773 93.6 92.5-94.5
Cumberland County 429 25 4.5 2.9- 7.0 404 95.5 93.0-97.1
GENDER
Male 176 6 2.7 1.1- 6.4 170 97.3 93.6-98.9
Female 253 19 6.7 4.1-10.7 234 93.3 89.3-95.9
RACE
White 251 12 4.9 2.7- 8.7 239 95.1 91.3-97.3
Other 165 12 4.2 2.1- 8.1 153 95.8 91.9-97.9
AGE
18-44 243 16 5.1 2.9- 8.7 227 94.9 91.3-97.1
45+ 183 9 3.5 1.7- 7.0 174 96.5 93.0-98.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 182 9 3.8 1.8- 8.0 173 96.2 92.0-98.2
Some College + 246 16 5.1 3.0- 8.6 230 94.9 91.4-97.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 263 18 6.0 3.6- 9.8 245 94.0 90.2-96.4
$50,000+ 85 3 1.5 0.4- 5.6 82 98.5 94.4-99.6
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 422 27 6.5 4.2- 9.8 395 93.5 90.2-95.8
Durham 400 28 6.8 4.4-10.2 372 93.2 89.8-95.6
Forsyth 454 38 8.0 5.5-11.6 416 92.0 88.4-94.5
Gaston 467 25 5.4 3.6- 8.2 442 94.6 91.8-96.4
Guilford 416 25 5.9 3.6- 9.6 391 94.1 90.4-96.4
Mecklenburg 431 26 5.3 3.4- 8.1 405 94.7 91.9-96.6
New Hanover 405 29 6.4 4.3- 9.3 376 93.6 90.7-95.7
Onslow 433 27 5.5 3.6- 8.3 406 94.5 91.7-96.4
Wake 428 29 6.5 4.2- 9.7 399 93.5 90.3-95.8
Western NC 617 35 4.9 3.4- 7.0 582 95.1 93.0-96.6
Piedmont NC 669 54 6.9 4.9- 9.8 615 93.1 90.2-95.1
Eastern NC 620 50 7.2 5.0-10.3 570 92.8 89.7-95.0

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*Adults without asthma are included in the denominator to estimate current asthma prevalence.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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