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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 380 39 9.4 6.7-13.1 341 90.6 86.9-93.3
GENDER
Male 153 11 6.7 3.6-12.4 142 93.3 87.6-96.4
Female 227 28 12.4 8.4-17.9 199 87.6 82.1-91.6
RACE
White 252 26 9.8 6.5-14.6 226 90.2 85.4-93.5
Other 125 13 8.9 4.8-15.8 112 91.1 84.2-95.2
AGE
18-44 187 17 8.5 5.1-13.9 170 91.5 86.1-94.9
45+ 191 22 10.5 6.6-16.3 169 89.5 83.7-93.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 149 13 6.8 3.7-12.1 136 93.2 87.9-96.3
Some College + 231 26 11.4 7.5-17.0 205 88.6 83.0-92.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 202 24 10.2 6.5-15.6 178 89.8 84.4-93.5
$50,000+ 111 8 6.7 3.2-13.7 103 93.3 86.3-96.8

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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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