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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Asthma

During the past 12 months, besides emergency room visits, how many times did you see a doctor, nurse or other health professional for urgent treatment of worsening asthma symptoms?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Once Twice Three or more times None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,186 154 13.8 11.0-17.3 95 9.1 6.8-11.9 145 11.5 9.3-14.0 792 65.6 61.6-69.4
-Cabarrus County 32 3 6.4 1.8-20.2 1 1.3 0.2- 8.9 5 30.5 11.5-59.7 23 61.8 35.9-82.4
GENDER
Male 11 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.7 0.3-18.7 2 49.3 17.1-82.1 8 48.0 17.0-80.6
Female 21 3 12.2 3.4-35.5 0 0.0 . - . 3 13.4 3.8-37.9 15 74.4 48.3-90.1
RACE
White 28 3 8.7 2.5-26.0 1 1.7 0.2-11.8 3 9.5 2.8-27.9 21 80.1 60.2-91.4
Other 4 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 89.4 53.6-98.4 2 10.6 1.6-46.4
AGE
18-44 9 3 13.9 3.3-43.2 0 0.0 . - . 1 28.8 4.4-77.9 5 57.4 18.7-88.7
45+ 23 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.4 0.3-15.7 4 32.0 10.9-64.5 18 65.6 34.7-87.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 13 1 2.9 0.4-20.0 1 2.9 0.4-20.0 3 60.8 27.7-86.2 8 33.4 11.5-65.8
Some College + 19 2 9.1 2.1-32.5 0 0.0 . - . 2 6.4 1.5-24.2 15 84.4 61.4-94.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 15 1 3.3 0.4-21.7 1 3.3 0.4-21.7 3 17.8 4.7-48.9 10 75.6 44.8-92.2
$50,000+ 10 2 18.3 4.3-52.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 8 81.7 47.2-95.7

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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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