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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 37 9 25.7 12.9-44.9 3 23.4 7.9-52.1 13 30.8 15.9-51.2 12 20.0 9.9-36.1
GENDER
Male 6 1 9.7 1.2-49.1 1 23.7 3.3-74.0 3 55.2 17.0-88.1 1 11.4 1.4-53.9
Female 31 8 31.0 15.0-53.4 2 23.4 6.2-58.2 10 22.8 11.1-41.3 11 22.8 10.8-41.8
RACE
White 21 5 25.8 9.9-52.5 2 28.7 7.8-65.7 8 32.3 12.9-60.4 6 13.2 4.8-31.6
Other 15 3 20.7 6.2-51.0 1 16.1 2.4-59.9 5 30.4 11.2-60.3 6 32.7 13.0-61.3
AGE
18-44 16 5 27.0 10.1-54.9 3 38.8 14.0-71.2 8 34.2 13.6-63.2 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 21 4 23.9 9.1-49.7 0 0.0 . - . 5 25.7 9.5-53.1 12 50.5 27.7-73.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 14 2 14.2 2.9-47.8 2 45.6 14.5-80.5 5 22.4 7.3-51.4 5 17.9 5.3-46.1
Some College + 23 7 33.0 15.5-57.0 1 9.5 1.4-44.4 8 36.1 16.5-61.8 7 21.3 9.0-42.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 26 6 23.4 9.6-46.8 2 25.8 6.9-61.9 10 33.7 15.1-59.2 8 17.1 6.9-36.3
$50,000+ 9 3 45.9 16.5-78.4 0 0.0 . - . 2 14.9 3.2-48.3 4 39.3 13.4-72.9

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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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