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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Union County

Asthma

During the past 12 months, how many days were you unable to work or carry out your usual activities because of your asthma?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-7 Days 8-30 days More than 30 Days None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,123 190 18.8 15.4-22.7 107 8.7 6.8-11.0 71 5.1 3.8- 6.6 755 67.5 63.5-71.3
-Union County 23 8 23.8 10.7-44.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 15 76.2 55.1-89.3
GENDER
Male 7 1 7.8 1.0-41.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 6 92.2 58.2-99.0
Female 16 7 35.5 14.3-64.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 9 64.5 35.7-85.7
RACE
White 21 8 26.1 11.6-48.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 13 73.9 51.2-88.4
Other 2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 100 . - .
AGE
18-44 11 4 23.1 7.6-52.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 7 76.9 47.7-92.4
45+ 12 4 25.2 8.6-54.6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 8 74.8 45.4-91.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 8 3 27.4 6.6-66.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 5 72.6 33.2-93.4
Some College + 15 5 21.8 8.0-47.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 10 78.2 52.9-92.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 11 4 26.0 8.6-56.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 7 74.0 43.2-91.4
$50,000+ 9 2 12.9 2.8-43.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 7 87.1 57.0-97.2

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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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