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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 36 13 44.2 25.5-64.6 5 14.4 5.4-33.5 6 13.9 5.7-30.2 0 0.0 . - . 12 27.5 13.6-47.7
GENDER
Male 13 4 38.9 13.7-71.8 1 9.2 1.2-44.8 3 15.4 3.7-46.0 0 0.0 . - . 5 36.6 12.4-70.1
Female 23 9 48.1 24.8-72.2 4 18.3 5.8-44.9 3 12.9 4.0-34.4 0 0.0 . - . 7 20.7 8.8-41.4
RACE
White 33 12 41.4 22.9-62.6 5 16.9 6.4-37.9 5 11.4 4.4-26.5 0 0.0 . - . 11 30.3 14.8-52.1
Other 3 1 60.4 11.3-94.8 0 0.0 . - . 1 28.7 2.9-84.3 0 0.0 . - . 1 10.9 1.0-58.6
AGE
18-44 9 5 66.4 31.9-89.3 1 13.0 1.8-55.4 3 20.5 5.4-54.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 26 7 21.0 9.3-40.9 4 17.2 5.8-40.9 3 10.6 3.2-29.9 0 0.0 . - . 12 51.2 29.3-72.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 23 9 48.8 25.4-72.8 3 16.3 5.1-41.7 1 1.6 0.2-10.9 0 0.0 . - . 10 33.3 15.0-58.4
Some College + 13 4 31.4 11.7-61.3 2 9.2 2.2-31.8 5 47.8 21.8-75.0 0 0.0 . - . 2 11.6 2.7-38.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 24 7 33.0 14.2-59.5 4 20.2 7.0-45.9 4 13.1 4.5-32.3 0 0.0 . - . 9 33.7 15.1-59.4
$50,000+ 7 5 66.9 26.1-92.0 0 0.0 . - . 1 20.5 2.9-69.1 0 0.0 . - . 1 12.6 1.6-55.5

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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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