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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 450 41 10.2 7.2-14.3 409 89.8 85.7-92.8
GENDER
Male 159 10 9.2 4.5-17.6 149 90.8 82.4-95.5
Female 291 31 11.0 7.7-15.7 260 89.0 84.3-92.3
RACE
White 275 25 9.1 5.9-13.6 250 90.9 86.4-94.1
Other 170 15 11.9 6.5-20.9 155 88.1 79.1-93.5
AGE
18-44 215 20 12.2 7.4-19.5 195 87.8 80.5-92.6
45+ 233 20 7.9 5.0-12.4 213 92.1 87.6-95.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 176 15 12.1 6.7-21.1 161 87.9 78.9-93.3
Some College + 273 25 8.7 5.8-12.9 248 91.3 87.1-94.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 252 18 7.6 4.5-12.7 234 92.4 87.3-95.5
$50,000+ 108 12 10.6 6.0-18.1 96 89.4 81.9-94.0

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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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