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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 434 44 11.8 8.5-16.1 390 88.2 83.9-91.5
GENDER
Male 174 21 14.1 9.1-21.3 153 85.9 78.7-90.9
Female 260 23 9.2 5.8-14.4 237 90.8 85.6-94.2
RACE
White 374 36 10.7 7.5-15.1 338 89.3 84.9-92.5
Other 56 7 17.3 8.0-33.5 49 82.7 66.5-92.0
AGE
18-44 164 15 10.3 5.9-17.5 149 89.7 82.5-94.1
45+ 265 29 13.2 8.9-19.1 236 86.8 80.9-91.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 198 21 13.3 8.4-20.4 177 86.7 79.6-91.6
Some College + 234 23 10.5 6.7-16.2 211 89.5 83.8-93.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 208 21 10.8 6.7-17.0 187 89.2 83.0-93.3
$50,000+ 123 11 10.4 5.7-18.3 112 89.6 81.7-94.3

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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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