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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 405 31 7.4 4.7-11.4 374 92.6 88.6-95.3
GENDER
Male 163 8 4.8 2.2-10.1 155 95.2 89.9-97.8
Female 242 23 9.6 5.6-16.1 219 90.4 83.9-94.4
RACE
White 359 27 7.6 4.7-12.2 332 92.4 87.8-95.3
Other 44 3 4.7 1.4-14.1 41 95.3 85.9-98.6
AGE
18-44 116 7 6.1 2.5-13.8 109 93.9 86.2-97.5
45+ 288 24 8.8 5.7-13.5 264 91.2 86.5-94.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 236 18 7.8 4.3-13.7 218 92.2 86.3-95.7
Some College + 169 13 6.9 3.6-12.7 156 93.1 87.3-96.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 244 24 9.4 5.5-15.5 220 90.6 84.5-94.5
$50,000+ 110 5 4.6 1.8-11.2 105 95.4 88.8-98.2

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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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