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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus 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
-Cabarrus County 428 27 6.0 4.0- 9.0 401 94.0 91.0-96.0
GENDER
Male 162 10 5.5 2.9-10.3 152 94.5 89.7-97.1
Female 266 17 6.5 3.8-10.9 249 93.5 89.1-96.2
RACE
White 359 20 5.2 3.2- 8.2 339 94.8 91.8-96.8
Other 66 7 10.0 4.4-20.9 59 90.0 79.1-95.6
AGE
18-44 181 10 6.1 3.1-11.4 171 93.9 88.6-96.9
45+ 246 17 6.0 3.6- 9.9 229 94.0 90.1-96.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 202 15 7.1 4.0-12.2 187 92.9 87.8-96.0
Some College + 225 12 5.1 2.8- 9.0 213 94.9 91.0-97.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 208 14 6.0 3.4-10.4 194 94.0 89.6-96.6
$50,000+ 116 4 3.6 1.4- 9.4 112 96.4 90.6-98.6

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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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