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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Asthma

During the past 12 months, how many times did you see a doctor, nurse or other health professional for a routine checkup for 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 1,171 307 27.3 23.9-31.1 136 11.6 9.0-14.7 220 16.3 13.8-19.2 508 44.8 40.9-48.8
-Cabarrus County 33 7 31.3 12.9-58.4 3 5.3 1.4-17.8 7 19.9 6.4-47.5 16 43.6 21.3-68.8
GENDER
Male 12 3 24.2 5.7-62.7 1 1.9 0.2-14.0 1 19.7 2.8-67.8 7 54.2 19.6-85.2
Female 21 4 40.4 14.5-73.0 2 9.6 2.1-34.7 6 20.1 7.8-42.7 9 30.0 13.0-55.1
RACE
White 29 6 29.1 10.5-58.8 3 6.8 1.8-22.4 5 9.5 3.5-23.6 15 54.7 28.6-78.4
Other 4 1 39.1 4.7-89.3 0 0.0 . - . 2 56.6 9.6-94.1 1 4.4 0.4-32.6
AGE
18-44 10 3 31.0 7.5-71.5 0 0.0 . - . 2 23.2 4.0-68.7 5 45.8 13.3-82.3
45+ 23 4 31.6 10.6-64.3 3 11.6 3.2-34.1 5 15.9 6.1-35.5 11 40.9 20.6-64.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 14 2 18.9 3.2-61.9 2 7.4 1.4-31.8 4 28.6 6.4-70.1 6 45.1 13.2-81.5
Some College + 19 5 45.4 19.2-74.5 1 2.8 0.4-18.5 3 9.9 2.9-28.9 10 41.9 19.1-68.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 15 1 33.0 6.0-79.1 3 16.0 4.0-46.4 4 16.7 5.1-43.0 7 34.3 12.3-66.0
$50,000+ 10 3 38.7 13.6-71.6 0 0.0 . - . 1 6.9 0.9-37.2 6 54.4 24.2-81.7

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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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