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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 37 7 20.1 9.1-38.7 12 42.0 23.2-63.5 5 12.7 4.5-31.1 5 5.8 2.2-14.7 8 19.3 8.4-38.4
GENDER
Male 7 0 0.0 . - . 3 53.5 18.2-85.6 1 19.3 2.7-67.6 1 3.8 0.5-25.0 2 23.4 5.0-64.0
Female 30 7 28.4 13.0-51.2 9 37.3 17.1-63.3 4 10.0 3.4-26.2 4 6.7 2.2-18.6 6 17.6 6.4-40.2
RACE
White 21 4 18.9 6.4-44.6 9 54.4 28.6-78.1 4 18.7 6.0-45.4 2 3.3 0.8-13.3 2 4.6 1.0-19.6
Other 15 3 23.6 7.3-54.6 3 22.4 7.1-52.3 1 2.7 0.4-17.8 3 10.8 3.0-32.6 5 40.5 16.3-70.5
AGE
18-44 17 5 22.5 8.1-48.7 6 49.7 23.5-76.0 2 11.5 2.3-41.5 0 0.0 . - . 4 16.3 4.8-43.3
45+ 20 2 16.1 4.2-45.9 6 28.9 12.3-54.2 3 14.8 4.4-39.8 5 15.8 6.0-35.8 4 24.3 8.2-53.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 14 3 22.2 6.0-56.0 2 36.1 8.4-77.7 1 4.5 0.6-28.1 4 10.4 3.1-29.6 4 26.7 7.3-62.9
Some College + 23 4 18.9 6.7-43.2 10 45.5 24.0-68.8 4 17.5 5.6-43.2 1 3.2 0.4-19.7 4 14.9 4.8-37.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 26 5 20.1 7.5-43.7 8 48.2 24.2-73.0 4 15.4 4.5-41.1 5 9.0 3.2-22.6 4 7.4 2.5-20.3
$50,000+ 9 2 28.5 7.2-67.3 4 43.1 14.7-76.9 1 10.9 1.5-50.4 0 0.0 . - . 2 17.5 4.0-51.7

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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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