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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 14,965 1,189 7.6 7.0- 8.1 13,776 92.4 91.9-93.0
-Pitt County 380 24 6.0 3.9- 9.3 356 94.0 90.7-96.1
GENDER
Male 153 5 3.6 1.4- 8.9 148 96.4 91.1-98.6
Female 227 19 8.8 5.4-13.9 208 91.2 86.1-94.6
RACE
White 252 14 6.0 3.4-10.5 238 94.0 89.5-96.6
Other 125 10 6.1 3.0-12.1 115 93.9 87.9-97.0
AGE
18-44 187 11 5.6 3.0-10.4 176 94.4 89.6-97.0
45+ 191 13 6.5 3.5-11.9 178 93.5 88.1-96.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 149 10 4.9 2.4- 9.8 139 95.1 90.2-97.6
Some College + 231 14 6.9 3.9-11.9 217 93.1 88.1-96.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 202 15 6.6 3.8-11.4 187 93.4 88.6-96.2
$50,000+ 111 4 3.5 1.2-10.1 107 96.5 89.9-98.8

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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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