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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 24 2 9.1 2.1-32.4 1 5.6 0.8-31.0 1 6.1 0.9-32.8 20 79.1 54.8-92.2
GENDER
Male 11 1 10.5 1.4-48.4 0 0.0 . - . 1 10.1 1.4-47.4 9 79.4 44.5-94.9
Female 13 1 7.1 1.0-37.4 1 14.2 2.1-56.3 0 0.0 . - . 11 78.7 42.8-94.8
RACE
White 20 2 11.1 2.5-37.8 1 6.9 1.0-35.9 0 0.0 . - . 17 82.0 55.2-94.4
Other 4 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 34.2 4.5-85.1 3 65.8 14.9-95.5
AGE
18-44 12 2 15.8 3.5-49.5 1 9.8 1.3-46.3 0 0.0 . - . 9 74.4 41.5-92.3
45+ 12 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 14.4 2.1-57.2 11 85.6 42.8-97.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 14 1 10.4 1.4-47.7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 13 89.6 52.3-98.6
Some College + 10 1 7.2 1.0-38.2 1 14.4 2.0-57.5 1 15.6 2.2-59.8 7 62.8 28.9-87.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 13 2 17.0 3.8-51.5 1 10.5 1.5-48.2 0 0.0 . - . 10 72.5 39.4-91.5
$50,000+ 6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 20.2 2.8-68.9 5 79.8 31.1-97.2

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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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