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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Asthma

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 14,965 1,189 7.6 7.0- 8.1 13,776 92.4 91.9-93.0
-Alamance County 400 35 8.8 6.0-12.8 365 91.2 87.2-94.0
GENDER
Male 123 6 5.6 2.1-13.8 117 94.4 86.2-97.9
Female 277 29 11.2 7.6-16.2 248 88.8 83.8-92.4
RACE
White 312 28 9.4 6.1-14.3 284 90.6 85.7-93.9
Other 87 7 7.2 3.3-14.9 80 92.8 85.1-96.7
AGE
18-44 141 8 6.0 2.9-12.2 133 94.0 87.8-97.1
45+ 258 27 10.8 7.0-16.5 231 89.2 83.5-93.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 198 15 7.0 4.0-11.9 183 93.0 88.1-96.0
Some College + 201 20 10.6 6.3-17.3 181 89.4 82.7-93.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 244 22 8.5 5.4-13.2 222 91.5 86.8-94.6
$50,000+ 81 4 8.6 2.9-22.9 77 91.4 77.1-97.1

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

^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** 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, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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