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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba County

Asthma

During the past 12 months, how many days were you unable to work or carry out your usual activities because of your asthma?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-7 Days 8-30 days More than 30 Days None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,123 190 18.8 15.4-22.7 107 8.7 6.8-11.0 71 5.1 3.8- 6.6 755 67.5 63.5-71.3
-Catawba County 36 3 13.5 3.6-39.8 1 1.2 0.2- 7.9 3 6.3 1.9-19.0 29 79.0 56.6-91.6
GENDER
Male 14 1 5.9 0.8-33.4 1 2.6 0.3-17.6 1 3.7 0.5-23.1 11 87.8 64.1-96.7
Female 22 2 19.5 4.2-57.3 0 0.0 . - . 2 8.4 1.9-29.6 18 72.2 40.5-90.8
RACE
White 33 2 5.5 1.3-20.0 1 1.4 0.2- 9.2 2 5.5 1.3-20.5 28 87.7 71.9-95.2
Other 3 1 60.4 11.3-94.8 0 0.0 . - . 1 10.9 1.0-58.6 1 28.7 2.9-84.3
AGE
18-44 9 1 22.1 3.3-70.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 8 77.9 30.0-96.7
45+ 26 2 8.7 2.1-29.5 1 2.1 0.3-14.2 3 11.8 3.6-32.4 20 77.4 55.7-90.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 23 3 18.5 4.9-49.9 1 1.6 0.2-10.8 2 6.1 1.4-23.2 17 73.9 46.2-90.3
Some College + 13 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 7.0 0.9-36.9 12 93.0 63.1-99.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 24 1 3.2 0.4-19.9 1 1.8 0.2-11.9 2 7.2 1.7-26.1 20 87.9 69.4-95.9
$50,000+ 7 1 12.6 1.6-55.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 6 87.4 44.5-98.4

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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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