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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 429 50 11.2 8.1-15.3 379 88.8 84.7-91.9
GENDER
Male 148 13 9.3 5.0-16.7 135 90.7 83.3-95.0
Female 281 37 12.6 8.6-18.1 244 87.4 81.9-91.4
RACE
White 374 44 11.6 8.2-16.2 330 88.4 83.8-91.8
Other 53 6 9.3 3.7-21.6 47 90.7 78.4-96.3
AGE
18-44 128 14 9.7 5.4-16.8 114 90.3 83.2-94.6
45+ 299 36 12.8 8.8-18.1 263 87.2 81.9-91.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 191 26 12.1 7.9-18.0 165 87.9 82.0-92.1
Some College + 235 24 10.7 6.6-17.0 211 89.3 83.0-93.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 201 29 15.9 10.3-23.7 172 84.1 76.3-89.7
$50,000+ 158 14 7.4 4.1-12.8 144 92.6 87.2-95.9

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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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