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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 34 12 26.8 13.4-46.4 2 12.8 3.2-39.6 1 1.4 0.2- 9.8 19 59.0 37.9-77.2
GENDER
Male 6 0 0.0 . - . 2 42.8 11.4-81.4 0 0.0 . - . 4 57.2 18.6-88.6
Female 28 12 38.2 19.1-61.8 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.0 0.3-13.7 15 59.7 36.3-79.5
RACE
White 19 5 14.5 4.9-35.9 1 12.8 1.9-53.5 0 0.0 . - . 13 72.7 42.6-90.5
Other 14 7 50.4 23.0-77.5 1 13.7 2.0-55.5 1 4.1 0.5-25.0 5 31.9 12.0-61.6
AGE
18-44 17 5 20.0 6.7-46.4 1 11.8 1.7-51.0 0 0.0 . - . 11 68.2 39.1-87.8
45+ 17 7 41.0 18.5-68.0 1 15.0 2.2-57.5 1 4.4 0.6-26.4 8 39.6 18.2-65.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 13 5 34.9 10.8-70.3 0 0.0 . - . 1 3.7 0.5-24.4 7 61.4 26.8-87.4
Some College + 21 7 21.7 9.0-43.7 2 20.8 5.5-54.6 0 0.0 . - . 12 57.5 32.3-79.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 23 8 21.0 8.6-42.7 1 12.4 1.8-52.1 1 2.2 0.3-14.9 13 64.4 37.4-84.6
$50,000+ 9 3 29.3 8.2-65.7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 6 70.7 34.3-91.8

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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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