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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 406 41 9.6 6.6-13.8 365 90.4 86.2-93.4
GENDER
Male 164 14 7.3 4.0-13.0 150 92.7 87.0-96.0
Female 242 27 11.6 7.1-18.2 215 88.4 81.8-92.9
RACE
White 360 37 10.2 6.8-15.1 323 89.8 84.9-93.2
Other 44 3 4.7 1.4-14.1 41 95.3 85.9-98.6
AGE
18-44 116 9 7.9 3.8-15.7 107 92.1 84.3-96.2
45+ 289 32 11.4 7.8-16.3 257 88.6 83.7-92.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 236 26 11.0 6.8-17.3 210 89.0 82.7-93.2
Some College + 170 15 7.5 4.1-13.4 155 92.5 86.6-95.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 244 29 11.5 7.2-17.9 215 88.5 82.1-92.8
$50,000+ 110 9 7.3 3.4-14.7 101 92.7 85.3-96.6

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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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