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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Asthma

During the past 30 days, how many days did symptoms of asthma make it difficult for you to stay asleep?

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  Total
Respond.^
1-2 days 3-4 days 5-10 days More than 10 days None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 836 149 18.2 14.6-22.3 88 10.4 7.9-13.6 79 10.8 7.9-14.8 125 12.7 10.0-16.1 395 47.9 42.9-52.8
-Alamance County 20 5 24.0 9.4-48.9 1 8.3 1.2-40.7 2 15.9 3.6-49.0 4 15.6 4.8-40.1 8 36.3 17.0-61.2
GENDER
Male 3 1 16.4 1.7-68.4 1 39.4 5.1-88.7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 44.2 6.3-90.3
Female 17 4 26.0 9.3-54.6 0 0.0 . - . 2 20.1 4.7-56.5 4 19.7 6.2-47.9 7 34.2 14.9-60.6
RACE
White 17 5 31.5 12.8-59.0 0 0.0 . - . 1 5.4 0.7-30.6 4 20.5 6.5-48.9 7 42.6 20.0-68.9
Other 3 0 0.0 . - . 1 34.7 4.2-86.7 1 49.4 7.7-91.9 0 0.0 . - . 1 16.0 1.7-67.9
AGE
18-44 7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 25.2 3.8-74.1 2 27.1 6.3-67.2 4 47.7 15.4-82.1
45+ 13 5 45.0 19.1-73.9 1 15.5 2.3-59.1 1 7.8 1.1-39.9 2 5.5 1.2-22.1 4 26.2 8.8-56.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 7 1 9.6 1.2-48.1 1 23.2 3.3-72.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 5.3 0.6-32.5 4 61.9 22.6-90.1
Some College + 13 4 31.9 11.3-63.3 0 0.0 . - . 2 24.7 5.8-63.6 3 21.3 5.8-54.3 4 22.1 7.2-50.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 13 2 12.7 3.0-40.9 0 0.0 . - . 2 28.0 6.8-67.5 4 27.5 8.6-60.4 5 31.7 11.8-61.8
$50,000+ 4 3 89.0 44.8-98.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 11.0 1.2-55.2

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*These data apply only to those with current asthma

^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: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
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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