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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 474 46 9.6 6.4-14.1 428 90.4 85.9-93.6
GENDER
Male 163 11 7.6 3.2-16.9 152 92.4 83.1-96.8
Female 311 35 11.4 7.6-16.7 276 88.6 83.3-92.4
RACE
White 274 26 9.4 5.9-14.6 248 90.6 85.4-94.1
Other 198 20 9.8 4.8-18.9 178 90.2 81.1-95.2
AGE
18-44 150 9 8.2 3.6-17.5 141 91.8 82.5-96.4
45+ 320 36 11.1 7.8-15.6 284 88.9 84.4-92.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 208 26 8.0 5.0-12.7 182 92.0 87.3-95.0
Some College + 264 19 10.8 6.0-18.6 245 89.2 81.4-94.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 265 29 12.1 7.1-20.0 236 87.9 80.0-92.9
$50,000+ 154 12 6.5 3.6-11.6 142 93.5 88.4-96.4

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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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