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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Asthma

During the past 12 months, how many days were you unable to work or carry out your usual activities because of your asthma?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-7 Days 8-30 days More than 30 Days None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,123 190 18.8 15.4-22.7 107 8.7 6.8-11.0 71 5.1 3.8- 6.6 755 67.5 63.5-71.3
-Cabarrus County 31 5 8.3 2.9-21.5 4 31.3 10.3-64.2 1 1.7 0.2-11.8 21 58.7 31.2-81.6
GENDER
Male 11 1 2.9 0.4-20.3 3 52.3 18.5-84.1 0 0.0 . - . 7 44.8 14.8-79.1
Female 20 4 15.3 4.8-39.6 1 4.0 0.5-24.5 1 4.0 0.5-24.5 14 76.7 51.2-91.2
RACE
White 27 3 7.7 2.1-24.2 3 25.7 5.7-66.3 1 2.2 0.3-15.0 20 64.4 31.7-87.6
Other 4 2 10.6 1.6-46.4 1 50.4 7.5-92.7 0 0.0 . - . 1 39.1 4.7-89.3
AGE
18-44 10 0 0.0 . - . 2 49.9 15.6-84.2 0 0.0 . - . 8 50.1 15.8-84.4
45+ 21 5 19.0 7.0-42.2 2 7.4 1.8-26.4 1 3.9 0.5-23.9 13 69.7 45.3-86.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 13 3 11.2 2.7-36.4 4 58.3 22.7-87.0 0 0.0 . - . 6 30.5 8.3-68.0
Some College + 18 2 5.0 1.1-19.9 0 0.0 . - . 1 3.7 0.5-23.2 15 91.3 73.3-97.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 13 5 26.7 8.2-59.6 0 0.0 . - . 1 5.5 0.7-32.9 7 67.8 34.2-89.5
$50,000+ 10 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 10 100 . - .

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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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