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2002 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Adult Asthma History

During the past 30 days, how many days did symptoms of asthma make it difficult for you to stay asleep?*

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  Total
Respond.#
1-2 days 3-4 days 5-10 days More than 10 days None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 309 61 19.0 13.3-26.6 30 10.0 6.2-15.8 28 9.8 5.7-16.5 43 13.3 8.2-20.9 147 47.8 38.8-56.9
GENDER
Male 77 10 12.5 5.8-24.9 5 8.9 3.4-21.5 4 9.4 3.1-25.3 9 5.5 2.1-13.7 49 63.8 47.4-77.5
Female 232 51 23.4 15.8-33.3 25 10.7 6.3-17.7 24 10.1 5.7-17.4 34 18.5 11.0-29.5 98 37.2 28.7-46.6
RACE
White 229 41 16.7 10.9-24.8 19 6.3 3.2-12.1 21 8.8 4.9-15.4 31 14.5 8.4-24.0 117 53.6 43.1-63.8
African American 56 14 24.4 10.5-47.0 8 20.0 8.8-39.2 5 15.5 4.6-41.4 8 10.1 3.4-26.4 21 29.9 15.9-49.2

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available.

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* This question was asked only of respondents who reported having asthma CURRENTLY and asthma symptoms.

#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, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Person, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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