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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson County

Asthma

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,032 1,908 12.9 12.2-13.6 13,124 87.1 86.4-87.8
-Davidson County 382 44 12.1 8.7-16.5 338 87.9 83.5-91.3
GENDER
Male 148 13 8.2 4.5-14.6 135 91.8 85.4-95.5
Female 234 31 15.9 10.9-22.6 203 84.1 77.4-89.1
RACE
White 337 41 12.8 9.1-17.6 296 87.2 82.4-90.9
Other 45 3 7.5 2.2-22.3 42 92.5 77.7-97.8
AGE
18-44 143 14 10.4 5.7-18.0 129 89.6 82.0-94.3
45+ 235 29 13.1 8.9-19.0 206 86.9 81.0-91.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 231 31 14.8 10.1-21.2 200 85.2 78.8-89.9
Some College + 151 13 7.8 4.3-13.5 138 92.2 86.5-95.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 188 17 11.1 6.4-18.6 171 88.9 81.4-93.6
$50,000+ 87 7 6.8 3.1-14.4 80 93.2 85.6-96.9

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^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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