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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston County

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
-Johnston County 470 50 10.2 6.5-15.6 420 89.8 84.4-93.5
GENDER
Male 179 13 11.6 5.3-23.4 166 88.4 76.6-94.7
Female 291 37 9.0 6.1-13.0 254 91.0 87.0-93.9
RACE
White 380 42 10.7 6.4-17.4 338 89.3 82.6-93.6
Other 85 8 8.9 3.7-19.8 77 91.1 80.2-96.3
AGE
18-44 152 18 12.4 6.2-23.0 134 87.6 77.0-93.8
45+ 314 32 8.0 5.4-11.8 282 92.0 88.2-94.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 204 21 12.4 6.0-24.0 183 87.6 76.0-94.0
Some College + 263 29 8.5 5.4-13.1 234 91.5 86.9-94.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 227 30 15.0 8.1-26.2 197 85.0 73.8-91.9
$50,000+ 186 16 7.2 4.1-12.4 170 92.8 87.6-95.9

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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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