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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Asthma

How old were you when you were first told by a doctor or other health professional that you had asthma?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Under 11 11-19 20-39 40+
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,141 266 27.2 23.5-31.2 152 18.5 15.0-22.6 289 25.8 22.4-29.4 434 28.6 25.5-31.9
-Cabarrus County 31 4 33.1 11.5-65.5 5 9.6 3.4-24.2 6 22.1 7.3-50.6 16 35.1 16.8-59.3
GENDER
Male 12 2 35.1 7.8-77.5 0 0.0 . - . 3 28.8 6.8-69.2 7 36.1 11.5-71.1
Female 19 2 30.3 6.2-74.1 5 23.5 8.2-51.2 3 12.4 3.5-35.6 9 33.8 13.9-61.9
RACE
White 27 3 41.8 15.8-73.3 4 10.6 3.4-28.8 5 13.6 4.7-33.3 15 34.0 15.9-58.3
Other 4 1 4.4 0.4-32.6 1 6.2 0.6-41.7 1 50.4 7.5-92.7 1 39.1 4.7-89.3
AGE
18-44 8 3 61.2 21.3-90.2 2 6.5 1.2-28.4 3 32.4 7.1-75.1 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 23 1 2.1 0.3-14.3 3 13.1 3.9-36.2 3 10.7 3.2-30.2 16 74.0 50.8-88.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 14 1 30.4 5.0-78.6 4 13.1 3.6-38.1 2 23.8 4.2-69.1 7 32.7 9.5-69.1
Some College + 17 3 36.6 10.7-73.5 1 5.1 0.7-30.1 4 19.9 6.3-47.8 9 38.3 16.1-66.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 14 2 38.4 8.5-80.8 3 17.3 4.3-49.5 2 9.5 2.0-35.2 7 34.8 12.0-67.6
$50,000+ 9 1 16.9 2.4-62.2 1 10.4 1.4-48.7 3 34.0 10.6-69.2 4 38.7 13.6-71.8

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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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