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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell County

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
-Iredell County 428 35 7.2 4.9-10.3 393 92.8 89.7-95.1
GENDER
Male 148 8 4.6 2.2- 9.3 140 95.4 90.7-97.8
Female 280 27 9.1 5.9-13.7 253 90.9 86.3-94.1
RACE
White 373 29 6.8 4.5-10.1 344 93.2 89.9-95.5
Other 53 6 9.3 3.7-21.6 47 90.7 78.4-96.3
AGE
18-44 128 10 5.9 3.0-11.2 118 94.1 88.8-97.0
45+ 298 25 8.5 5.6-12.7 273 91.5 87.3-94.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 191 20 10.0 6.2-15.8 171 90.0 84.2-93.8
Some College + 234 15 5.2 2.9- 9.2 219 94.8 90.8-97.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 201 23 11.1 7.0-17.1 178 88.9 82.9-93.0
$50,000+ 158 9 4.3 2.2- 8.5 149 95.7 91.5-97.8

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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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