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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland County

Asthma

Have you ever been told by a doctor, nurse, or other health professional that you had asthma?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,799 1,939 11.7 10.9-12.5 13,860 88.3 87.5-89.1
-Cumberland County 475 65 14.2 10.1-19.6 410 85.8 80.4-89.9
GENDER
Male 163 17 12.0 6.4-21.2 146 88.0 78.8-93.6
Female 312 48 16.2 11.1-23.2 264 83.8 76.8-88.9
RACE
White 274 38 14.6 9.5-21.8 236 85.4 78.2-90.5
Other 199 27 13.9 8.0-22.9 172 86.1 77.1-92.0
AGE
18-44 150 15 13.6 7.3-23.9 135 86.4 76.1-92.7
45+ 321 49 14.9 11.0-20.0 272 85.1 80.0-89.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 208 33 13.9 8.4-22.2 175 86.1 77.8-91.6
Some College + 265 31 14.5 9.1-22.2 234 85.5 77.8-90.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 266 41 17.9 11.5-26.8 225 82.1 73.2-88.5
$50,000+ 154 18 10.7 6.3-17.5 136 89.3 82.5-93.7

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^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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