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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 14,965 1,189 7.6 7.0- 8.1 13,776 92.4 91.9-93.0
-Iredell County 433 25 6.9 4.4-10.7 408 93.1 89.3-95.6
GENDER
Male 173 10 7.4 3.8-14.0 163 92.6 86.0-96.2
Female 260 15 6.3 3.5-11.1 245 93.7 88.9-96.5
RACE
White 373 20 5.6 3.4- 9.2 353 94.4 90.8-96.6
Other 56 5 14.0 5.6-30.7 51 86.0 69.3-94.4
AGE
18-44 164 10 6.7 3.2-13.4 154 93.3 86.6-96.8
45+ 264 15 7.2 4.0-12.5 249 92.8 87.5-96.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 198 13 8.7 4.7-15.6 185 91.3 84.4-95.3
Some College + 233 12 5.3 2.7-10.0 221 94.7 90.0-97.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 207 12 6.4 3.3-12.1 195 93.6 87.9-96.7
$50,000+ 123 3 2.3 0.7- 7.2 120 97.7 92.8-99.3

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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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