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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 15,763 1,314 7.6 7.0- 8.2 14,449 92.4 91.8-93.0
-Johnston County 469 24 5.4 2.5-11.1 445 94.6 88.9-97.5
GENDER
Male 179 3 5.5 1.2-21.6 176 94.5 78.4-98.8
Female 290 21 5.2 3.1- 8.7 269 94.8 91.3-96.9
RACE
White 379 21 6.3 2.7-13.7 358 93.7 86.3-97.3
Other 85 3 2.4 0.5- 9.8 82 97.6 90.2-99.5
AGE
18-44 152 9 6.9 2.3-19.2 143 93.1 80.8-97.7
45+ 313 15 3.8 2.1- 6.8 298 96.2 93.2-97.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 203 12 8.5 3.0-21.6 191 91.5 78.4-97.0
Some College + 263 12 2.8 1.4- 5.5 251 97.2 94.5-98.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 226 14 8.3 2.9-21.6 212 91.7 78.4-97.1
$50,000+ 186 7 3.3 1.4- 7.6 179 96.7 92.4-98.6

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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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