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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Adult Asthma History-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

How old were you when you were first told by a doctor or other health professional that you had asthma?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Under 11 11-19 20-39 40+
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,213 319 34.6 30.3-39.2 128 15.7 12.0-20.1 280 23.5 20.3-27.0 486 26.2 23.2-29.5
-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES 43 19 50.1 30.8-69.4 4 19.3 6.5-45.2 7 12.7 5.3-27.7 13 17.8 8.8-32.9

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*These data apply to those who have been told by a health professional that they EVER had asthma.

Due to small number of respondents no further breakdowns are available.

^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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