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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston County

Asthma

During the past 12 months, how many times did you see a doctor, nurse or other health professional for a routine checkup for 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 1,171 307 27.3 23.9-31.1 136 11.6 9.0-14.7 220 16.3 13.8-19.2 508 44.8 40.9-48.8
-Johnston County 29 8 33.8 15.5-58.8 3 8.8 2.3-28.2 8 25.9 11.7-48.0 10 31.4 14.8-54.7
GENDER
Male 7 1 24.0 3.4-74.1 1 15.9 2.1-62.8 3 25.7 5.9-65.7 2 34.5 6.7-79.4
Female 22 7 38.8 16.8-66.5 2 5.3 1.2-20.5 5 26.0 9.9-53.2 8 29.9 13.5-53.9
RACE
White 27 7 34.5 15.4-60.5 3 9.3 2.5-29.7 7 22.8 9.5-45.4 10 33.4 15.7-57.3
Other 2 1 22.8 1.8-82.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 77.2 17.5-98.2 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 11 3 41.4 14.3-74.8 1 9.1 1.2-44.9 2 15.5 3.6-47.6 5 34.0 11.2-67.8
45+ 18 5 23.4 9.0-48.5 2 8.3 1.9-29.9 6 40.3 17.6-68.1 5 27.9 10.7-55.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 15 4 32.7 10.1-67.8 2 6.0 1.3-24.0 5 31.6 11.3-62.8 4 29.6 8.9-64.6
Some College + 14 4 35.4 12.1-68.5 1 12.7 1.8-53.3 3 18.0 4.8-48.8 6 33.9 13.7-62.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 17 5 35.6 11.8-69.6 1 4.4 0.6-26.5 6 35.4 14.1-64.8 5 24.6 8.8-52.5
$50,000+ 8 2 34.4 8.4-74.9 1 14.1 1.9-58.5 1 4.4 0.5-27.8 4 47.1 14.9-82.0

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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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