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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 14,965 1,189 7.6 7.0- 8.1 13,776 92.4 91.9-93.0
-Davidson County 381 29 7.8 5.2-11.6 352 92.2 88.4-94.8
GENDER
Male 148 5 2.8 1.1- 7.2 143 97.2 92.8-98.9
Female 233 24 12.8 8.3-19.3 209 87.2 80.7-91.7
RACE
White 336 26 7.9 5.1-12.0 310 92.1 88.0-94.9
Other 45 3 7.5 2.2-22.3 42 92.5 77.7-97.8
AGE
18-44 143 9 6.4 3.0-13.1 134 93.6 86.9-97.0
45+ 234 19 8.5 5.2-13.7 215 91.5 86.3-94.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 230 22 9.8 6.1-15.4 208 90.2 84.6-93.9
Some College + 151 7 4.7 2.2- 9.8 144 95.3 90.2-97.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 188 11 6.5 3.2-12.9 177 93.5 87.1-96.8
$50,000+ 87 4 4.3 1.5-11.5 83 95.7 88.5-98.5

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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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