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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 27 7 35.3 16.6-59.8 7 15.9 6.7-33.0 7 29.2 13.1-53.0 2 3.0 0.7-11.9 4 16.6 4.4-46.5
GENDER
Male 7 2 45.4 11.9-83.7 1 4.9 0.6-31.0 3 44.7 12.1-82.7 1 4.9 0.6-31.0 0 0.0 . - .
Female 20 5 29.9 11.9-57.6 6 21.6 8.6-44.8 4 21.1 7.4-47.3 1 2.0 0.3-13.6 4 25.3 7.1-60.1
RACE
White 25 7 37.5 17.7-62.6 6 15.4 6.2-33.5 6 26.2 10.7-51.2 2 3.2 0.7-12.7 4 17.7 4.7-48.5
Other 2 0 0.0 . - . 1 22.8 1.8-82.5 1 77.2 17.5-98.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 11 5 43.2 16.2-74.9 3 14.8 4.1-41.7 2 23.0 5.6-60.1 0 0.0 . - . 1 19.0 2.8-65.4
45+ 16 2 23.6 6.0-60.3 4 17.4 5.9-41.4 5 38.5 16.1-67.1 2 7.4 1.7-26.9 3 13.1 3.9-35.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 13 5 50.7 21.1-79.8 3 12.0 3.1-36.9 2 11.0 2.3-40.0 1 2.3 0.3-15.9 2 23.9 4.9-65.9
Some College + 14 2 14.8 3.6-44.9 4 21.0 7.0-48.5 5 53.3 25.7-79.0 1 3.9 0.5-24.3 2 7.0 1.6-25.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 17 2 13.8 2.8-46.7 7 30.6 12.4-57.9 3 21.0 6.2-51.7 1 2.5 0.3-17.0 4 32.1 9.4-68.3
$50,000+ 8 4 55.9 20.0-86.5 0 0.0 . - . 3 39.8 11.2-77.6 1 4.4 0.5-27.8 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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