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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 481 61 11.3 8.4-15.0 420 88.7 85.0-91.6
GENDER
Male 164 17 8.3 5.0-13.5 147 91.7 86.5-95.0
Female 317 44 13.6 9.4-19.3 273 86.4 80.7-90.6
RACE
White 377 49 12.3 8.8-17.0 328 87.7 83.0-91.2
Other 100 12 8.9 4.7-16.0 88 91.1 84.0-95.3
AGE
18-44 211 17 6.5 3.9-10.9 194 93.5 89.1-96.1
45+ 269 44 16.0 11.2-22.4 225 84.0 77.6-88.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 249 36 13.2 8.9-19.4 213 86.8 80.6-91.1
Some College + 232 25 9.3 6.0-14.1 207 90.7 85.9-94.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 235 35 13.3 8.7-19.6 200 86.7 80.4-91.3
$50,000+ 148 15 9.4 5.5-15.7 133 90.6 84.3-94.5

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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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