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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Asthma

During the past 12 months, how many times did you visit an emergency room or urgent care center because of your asthma?*

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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 1,164 59 5.0 3.4- 7.3 30 3.1 1.9- 5.0 164 15.5 12.7-18.8 911 76.4 72.7-79.8
-Cabarrus County 32 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 4 29.8 9.9-62.1 28 70.2 37.9-90.1
GENDER
Male 12 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 44.2 13.0-80.8 10 55.8 19.2-87.0
Female 20 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 10.7 2.4-37.0 18 89.3 63.0-97.6
RACE
White 28 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 3 27.1 6.7-65.9 25 72.9 34.1-93.3
Other 4 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 39.1 4.7-89.3 3 60.9 10.7-95.3
AGE
18-44 10 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 29.6 4.7-78.3 9 70.4 21.7-95.3
45+ 22 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 3 30.0 9.1-64.7 19 70.0 35.3-90.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 14 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 3 51.9 17.7-84.4 11 48.1 15.6-82.3
Some College + 18 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 3.7 0.5-23.2 17 96.3 76.8-99.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 14 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 14.4 3.0-47.6 12 85.6 52.4-97.0
$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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