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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Asthma

During the past 30 days, how often did you have any symptoms of asthma?

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  Total
Respond.^
None Less than once a week Once or twice a week > Twice a week not every day Everyday
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,155 339 30.4 26.9-34.0 224 19.0 16.1-22.2 228 20.6 17.3-24.2 109 8.5 6.8-10.7 255 21.5 18.1-25.4
-Cabarrus County 32 8 20.8 7.9-44.9 6 16.2 6.4-35.2 8 33.6 13.8-61.5 1 1.3 0.2- 9.4 9 28.0 9.3-59.5
GENDER
Male 12 4 27.2 7.2-64.2 3 16.7 4.4-46.4 2 22.6 4.0-67.3 0 0.0 . - . 3 33.5 7.0-77.1
Female 20 4 12.2 3.9-32.3 3 15.6 4.3-43.0 6 48.4 20.9-76.9 1 3.2 0.4-20.4 6 20.6 7.8-44.2
RACE
White 28 6 14.3 5.5-32.3 6 20.9 8.2-43.9 6 26.9 9.1-57.7 1 1.7 0.2-12.0 9 36.1 13.0-68.3
Other 4 2 43.4 5.9-90.4 0 0.0 . - . 2 56.6 9.6-94.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 9 1 2.0 0.2-15.2 3 18.3 4.6-50.8 4 48.8 14.3-84.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 30.9 4.9-79.6
45+ 23 7 42.8 19.6-69.6 3 13.8 4.0-38.1 4 15.9 5.4-38.2 1 2.9 0.4-18.6 8 24.7 11.1-46.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 14 3 20.3 3.8-61.8 3 11.7 2.8-37.7 3 26.4 5.3-69.4 0 0.0 . - . 5 41.7 11.2-80.2
Some College + 18 5 21.5 7.9-46.9 3 21.6 6.7-51.5 5 42.3 16.1-73.7 1 3.0 0.4-19.3 4 11.6 3.7-30.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 15 3 9.7 2.6-30.1 2 16.0 3.6-49.5 5 52.6 20.7-82.5 0 0.0 . - . 5 21.7 7.1-50.0
$50,000+ 9 3 29.3 9.1-63.3 3 45.5 16.8-77.5 2 21.2 5.0-57.9 0 0.0 . - . 1 4.0 0.5-25.1

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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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