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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 23 6 32.7 14.9-57.6 6 25.9 9.8-52.8 6 26.8 11.7-50.3 2 8.8 2.2-29.8 3 5.7 1.7-17.4
GENDER
Male 11 6 52.7 22.8-80.7 3 26.7 6.8-64.6 2 20.6 5.1-55.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Female 12 0 0.0 . - . 3 24.5 6.7-59.3 4 37.1 14.2-67.6 2 23.3 6.1-58.9 3 15.2 4.5-40.4
RACE
White 19 4 27.3 10.4-55.0 6 31.7 12.4-60.5 5 25.2 10.0-50.5 2 10.8 2.6-35.2 2 5.0 1.2-19.0
Other 4 2 56.9 12.3-92.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 34.2 4.5-85.1 0 0.0 . - . 1 8.9 1.0-49.7
AGE
18-44 12 3 27.7 8.4-61.7 4 37.8 13.1-71.0 5 34.5 13.0-65.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 11 3 40.1 13.8-73.7 2 8.5 1.9-30.8 1 15.5 2.2-59.7 2 21.8 5.4-57.8 3 14.2 4.0-39.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 13 4 37.9 13.8-70.0 2 21.9 4.1-64.7 2 15.8 3.5-49.4 2 14.8 3.5-45.5 3 9.6 2.7-28.8
Some College + 10 2 25.1 6.3-62.7 4 31.7 10.5-64.7 4 43.2 16.5-74.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 13 2 12.5 2.8-41.4 3 34.8 10.7-70.4 4 30.1 10.4-61.4 2 15.9 3.8-47.6 2 6.7 1.5-25.1
$50,000+ 6 3 57.3 20.2-87.7 1 10.1 1.3-49.3 2 32.6 7.6-73.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .

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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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