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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Asthma

Do you still have asthma?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,763 1,314 7.6 7.0- 8.2 14,449 92.4 91.8-93.0
-Cabarrus County 368 35 6.5 4.4- 9.5 333 93.5 90.5-95.6
GENDER
Male 138 7 3.4 1.5- 7.6 131 96.6 92.4-98.5
Female 230 28 9.2 5.8-14.1 202 90.8 85.9-94.2
RACE
White 306 31 7.4 4.9-11.1 275 92.6 88.9-95.1
Other 61 4 2.6 0.9- 7.1 57 97.4 92.9-99.1
AGE
18-44 108 4 2.4 0.8- 6.8 104 97.6 93.2-99.2
45+ 257 31 10.8 7.2-15.8 226 89.2 84.2-92.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 151 20 8.5 5.2-13.8 131 91.5 86.2-94.8
Some College + 216 15 5.4 3.0- 9.6 201 94.6 90.4-97.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 173 22 9.9 6.0-15.8 151 90.1 84.2-94.0
$50,000+ 147 9 4.8 2.4- 9.6 138 95.2 90.4-97.6

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*Adults without asthma are included in the denominator to estimate current asthma prevalence.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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.

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