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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson County

Asthma

During the past 12 months, besides emergency room visits, how many times did you see a doctor, nurse or other health professional for urgent treatment of worsening asthma symptoms?*

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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 1,186 154 13.8 11.0-17.3 95 9.1 6.8-11.9 145 11.5 9.3-14.0 792 65.6 61.6-69.4
-Davidson County 19 1 3.3 0.4-20.8 1 2.8 0.4-18.1 1 19.5 3.1-65.1 16 74.4 36.0-93.8
GENDER
Male 9 0 0.0 . - . 1 5.5 0.7-34.3 1 39.0 7.0-84.4 7 55.5 15.0-89.8
Female 10 1 6.6 0.9-36.4 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 9 93.4 63.6-99.1
RACE
White 18 1 3.7 0.5-22.9 1 3.1 0.4-20.0 1 21.8 3.5-68.2 15 71.5 32.6-92.9
Other 1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 100 . - .
AGE
18-44 6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 34.8 5.7-82.6 5 65.2 17.4-94.3
45+ 13 1 7.4 1.0-38.8 1 6.3 0.8-34.7 0 0.0 . - . 11 86.2 57.1-96.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 12 0 0.0 . - . 1 4.1 0.5-25.9 1 28.7 4.8-76.4 10 67.2 23.7-93.1
Some College + 7 1 10.2 1.3-50.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 6 89.8 49.8-98.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 15 1 4.2 0.5-26.1 1 3.6 0.5-22.9 1 25.2 4.1-72.5 12 67.0 27.6-91.6
$50,000+ 3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 3 100 . - .

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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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