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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson 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
-Robeson County 373 54 16.9 12.7-22.0 319 83.1 78.0-87.3
GENDER
Male 119 15 12.0 7.1-19.7 104 88.0 80.3-92.9
Female 254 39 20.3 14.7-27.5 215 79.7 72.5-85.3
RACE
White 143 17 17.5 10.9-26.9 126 82.5 73.1-89.1
Other 227 36 15.3 10.9-21.1 191 84.7 78.9-89.1
AGE
18-44 155 28 19.7 13.3-28.4 127 80.3 71.6-86.7
45+ 216 26 14.5 9.8-21.1 190 85.5 78.9-90.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 225 30 14.8 10.2-21.1 195 85.2 78.9-89.8
Some College + 147 24 20.4 13.4-29.8 123 79.6 70.2-86.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 244 36 15.6 11.2-21.2 208 84.4 78.8-88.8
$50,000+ 38 3 8.8 2.6-25.4 35 91.2 74.6-97.4

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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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