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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 37 10 37.4 19.3-59.9 4 7.5 2.4-21.1 10 24.0 11.0-44.7 13 31.1 16.6-50.5
GENDER
Male 7 1 18.6 2.5-66.5 1 9.3 1.2-47.1 4 52.9 17.7-85.3 1 19.3 2.7-67.6
Female 30 9 45.2 23.4-68.9 3 6.7 1.7-23.1 6 12.2 4.8-27.8 12 35.9 18.6-58.0
RACE
White 21 6 39.3 15.8-69.0 1 1.4 0.2- 9.8 5 21.1 6.4-51.1 9 38.3 17.4-64.6
Other 15 4 36.5 13.8-67.4 3 18.9 5.4-48.6 4 24.3 7.6-55.6 4 20.3 6.2-49.4
AGE
18-44 16 5 46.2 20.3-74.4 0 0.0 . - . 4 20.9 6.0-52.1 7 32.9 13.5-60.6
45+ 21 5 23.0 9.0-47.6 4 19.6 6.6-45.7 6 29.2 11.8-55.9 6 28.1 12.0-53.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 13 4 62.2 29.0-86.9 1 2.5 0.3-17.6 4 12.1 3.5-34.2 4 23.2 6.5-56.5
Some College + 24 6 23.8 9.4-48.3 3 10.2 2.9-30.2 6 30.6 12.8-56.9 9 35.4 17.3-59.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 25 5 31.7 11.1-63.2 3 7.0 1.8-24.0 8 27.0 10.4-54.0 9 34.3 15.5-59.9
$50,000+ 10 4 44.3 15.8-77.2 1 11.6 1.6-51.5 1 8.9 1.2-44.3 4 35.2 12.1-68.3

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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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