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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Union County

Asthma

During the past 30 days, how many days did symptoms of asthma make it difficult for you to stay asleep?

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  Total
Respond.^
1-2 days 3-4 days 5-10 days More than 10 days None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 836 149 18.2 14.6-22.3 88 10.4 7.9-13.6 79 10.8 7.9-14.8 125 12.7 10.0-16.1 395 47.9 42.9-52.8
-Union County 11 3 22.6 6.4-55.4 0 0.0 . - . 1 7.4 1.0-39.8 0 0.0 . - . 7 70.0 37.2-90.2
GENDER
Male 3 1 19.1 2.0-73.7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 80.9 26.3-98.0
Female 8 2 25.6 5.9-65.2 0 0.0 . - . 1 14.0 1.9-57.6 0 0.0 . - . 5 60.5 24.8-87.7
RACE
White 10 3 24.4 6.7-58.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 7 75.6 41.1-93.3
Other 1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 4 1 16.3 1.8-67.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 3 83.7 32.7-98.2
45+ 7 2 30.2 7.1-70.8 0 0.0 . - . 1 16.5 2.3-62.6 0 0.0 . - . 4 53.4 18.9-84.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 5 1 19.2 2.5-68.8 0 0.0 . - . 1 16.4 2.1-64.4 0 0.0 . - . 3 64.4 22.1-92.0
Some College + 6 2 25.3 4.5-70.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 4 74.7 29.1-95.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 6 1 16.0 2.1-62.3 0 0.0 . - . 1 24.0 3.6-73.0 0 0.0 . - . 4 60.0 21.1-89.4
$50,000+ 3 1 19.1 2.0-73.7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 80.9 26.3-98.0

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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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