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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston County

Asthma

How old were you when you were first told by a doctor or other health professional that you had asthma?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Under 11 11-19 20-39 40+
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,141 266 27.2 23.5-31.2 152 18.5 15.0-22.6 289 25.8 22.4-29.4 434 28.6 25.5-31.9
-Johnston County 26 9 47.4 25.1-70.8 4 14.8 4.9-37.1 7 26.8 11.9-49.7 6 11.0 4.4-24.9
GENDER
Male 8 4 61.1 23.4-89.0 1 15.3 2.0-61.4 1 15.3 2.0-61.4 2 8.3 1.7-32.5
Female 18 5 38.7 14.7-69.7 3 14.5 4.0-41.1 6 34.1 14.1-62.0 4 12.7 4.2-32.8
RACE
White 24 9 50.6 27.3-73.7 3 10.5 2.8-32.8 7 28.6 12.6-52.6 5 10.2 3.8-24.8
Other 2 0 0.0 . - . 1 77.2 17.5-98.2 0 0.0 . - . 1 22.8 1.8-82.5
AGE
18-44 11 6 64.8 33.2-87.1 1 9.1 1.2-44.9 4 26.1 8.4-57.5 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 15 3 15.2 4.7-39.6 3 25.4 7.7-58.0 3 28.0 9.0-60.6 6 31.4 13.2-58.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 13 3 48.9 18.8-79.8 2 6.9 1.5-27.4 4 32.3 10.7-65.5 4 11.8 3.7-32.2
Some College + 13 6 45.4 18.3-75.5 2 25.0 6.5-61.7 3 19.7 5.7-49.8 2 9.9 2.1-35.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 18 4 34.5 11.2-68.9 3 15.4 4.2-42.9 5 31.1 11.7-60.5 6 19.0 7.3-41.2
$50,000+ 7 5 70.5 29.5-93.2 1 15.3 2.0-61.4 1 14.2 1.8-59.3 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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