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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 34 9 45.4 25.7-66.6 4 11.8 3.8-31.0 5 9.4 3.6-22.1 16 33.4 18.7-52.2
GENDER
Male 13 6 67.8 38.5-87.6 1 3.8 0.5-23.8 1 2.7 0.4-18.2 5 25.7 8.9-55.1
Female 21 3 26.3 7.4-61.5 3 18.6 5.3-48.3 4 15.1 5.2-36.2 11 40.0 19.6-64.5
RACE
White 31 7 37.2 18.1-61.3 4 14.0 4.6-35.6 5 11.1 4.3-25.8 15 37.7 21.1-57.7
Other 3 2 89.1 41.4-99.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 10.9 1.0-58.6
AGE
18-44 9 5 71.2 36.9-91.2 2 20.2 4.5-57.4 2 8.7 1.8-33.4 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 25 4 25.7 8.1-57.6 2 5.4 1.3-20.1 3 9.9 3.0-28.0 16 59.0 34.1-80.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 21 6 51.3 26.7-75.3 2 10.4 2.1-38.0 3 8.4 2.4-25.3 10 29.9 13.7-53.4
Some College + 13 3 30.9 9.9-64.5 2 15.3 3.4-47.9 2 11.7 2.7-38.6 6 42.1 18.5-69.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 22 3 28.8 9.2-61.6 3 16.1 4.5-43.6 4 12.9 4.4-31.8 12 42.3 21.5-66.2
$50,000+ 7 4 74.5 38.6-93.2 1 7.8 1.0-42.1 0 0.0 . - . 2 17.7 3.8-53.8

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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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