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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 36 12 33.7 17.5-54.9 6 15.9 6.2-35.0 6 16.5 6.5-35.9 12 33.9 17.6-55.1
GENDER
Male 13 2 11.9 2.3-43.4 4 29.6 9.5-62.9 0 0.0 . - . 7 58.5 27.5-83.9
Female 23 10 49.9 26.4-73.5 2 5.8 1.3-21.9 6 28.7 11.6-55.2 5 15.7 5.9-35.5
RACE
White 33 11 29.1 14.9-49.2 4 11.8 3.6-32.8 6 19.3 7.7-40.6 12 39.7 21.4-61.4
Other 3 1 60.4 11.3-94.8 2 39.6 5.2-88.7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 9 5 52.3 20.0-82.7 2 24.6 5.9-62.8 0 0.0 . - . 2 23.2 4.9-63.8
45+ 26 7 23.8 10.3-45.9 4 11.3 4.0-28.2 5 19.1 7.5-40.8 10 45.8 24.5-68.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 23 7 31.9 13.1-59.2 2 9.9 2.0-36.9 4 17.9 5.8-43.5 10 40.3 19.2-65.7
Some College + 13 5 38.9 16.1-67.8 4 32.5 11.4-64.3 2 12.4 2.9-40.4 2 16.2 4.0-47.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 23 9 31.9 14.7-55.9 0 0.0 . - . 5 23.7 8.9-49.8 9 44.4 22.2-69.1
$50,000+ 7 2 21.5 4.6-61.0 3 58.0 22.2-87.0 0 0.0 . - . 2 20.4 4.4-58.9

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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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