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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston County

Asthma

During the past 12 months, how many times did you visit an emergency room or urgent care center because of your asthma?*

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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 1,164 59 5.0 3.4- 7.3 30 3.1 1.9- 5.0 164 15.5 12.7-18.8 911 76.4 72.7-79.8
-Johnston County 29 1 5.4 0.8-30.0 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.3 0.2- 9.0 27 93.3 71.9-98.7
GENDER
Male 8 1 15.3 2.0-61.4 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 7 84.7 38.6-98.0
Female 21 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.0 0.3-13.6 20 98.0 86.4-99.7
RACE
White 27 1 5.7 0.8-31.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.4 0.2- 9.6 25 92.9 70.4-98.6
Other 2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 100 . - .
AGE
18-44 11 1 9.1 1.2-44.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 10 90.9 55.1-98.8
45+ 18 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 3.2 0.4-20.2 17 96.8 79.8-99.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 16 1 9.0 1.2-43.9 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.2 0.3-14.9 14 88.9 57.8-97.9
Some College + 13 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 13 100 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 18 1 10.3 1.4-47.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 17 89.7 52.7-98.6
$50,000+ 7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 7 100 . - .

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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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