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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Adult Asthma History-MALES

During the past 12 months, how many times did you see a doctor, nurse or other health professional
for a routine checkup for your asthma?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Once Twice Three or more times None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,257 326 28.9 24.9-33.1 160 11.4 9.3-14.0 220 13.8 11.6-16.4 551 45.9 41.6-50.3
-MALES 323 85 28.2 21.0-36.7 39 10.0 6.6-14.8 53 13.3 9.4-18.7 146 48.5 40.1-56.9
RACE
White 256 73 31.2 22.8-41.1 27 7.9 4.8-12.7 38 10.9 7.2-16.1 118 50.0 40.4-59.7
African American 48 10 13.4 6.2-26.7 7 16.7 7.1-34.6 8 12.6 5.3-27.1 23 57.2 38.8-73.8
Other Minorities 19 2 35.7 10.8-71.8 5 12.7 4.0-33.7 7 34.3 13.0-64.6 5 17.3 5.7-41.8
AGE
18-24 14 3 20.9 4.8-57.9 1 1.4 0.2- 9.9 0 0.0 . - . 10 77.7 42.0-94.4
25-34 27 11 50.7 29.0-72.0 2 6.5 1.6-23.1 1 1.8 0.2-11.9 13 41.1 22.1-63.2
35-44 46 9 17.8 8.7-33.1 5 12.5 4.3-31.5 6 19.9 8.7-39.4 26 49.7 33.1-66.3
45-54 75 23 31.6 20.6-45.1 8 9.0 3.9-19.5 13 16.8 9.0-29.1 31 42.5 29.8-56.3
55-64 85 22 28.8 18.0-42.6 13 19.1 10.2-32.8 17 22.2 13.1-35.0 33 30.0 20.4-41.8
65-74 43 8 17.9 8.0-35.3 6 13.7 5.6-30.1 9 19.5 9.5-36.0 20 48.8 32.5-65.4
75+ 32 9 24.4 11.7-44.0 4 12.0 4.4-28.9 7 23.6 9.6-47.4 12 40.0 22.5-60.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 75 16 18.3 9.7-31.8 9 9.7 4.4-20.2 22 25.0 14.7-39.1 28 47.0 31.5-63.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 97 24 25.6 13.0-44.0 11 8.7 4.1-17.4 15 13.4 6.6-25.1 47 52.4 35.9-68.4
Some Post-H.S. 76 22 26.9 16.5-40.7 7 10.6 4.1-24.5 11 11.8 5.6-23.1 36 50.7 36.0-65.3
College Graduate 75 23 42.1 26.8-59.1 12 11.8 5.5-23.6 5 5.6 2.0-14.8 35 40.5 26.9-55.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 61 8 9.0 4.1-18.8 12 18.4 9.2-33.5 15 17.1 8.4-31.4 26 55.5 38.6-71.2
$15,000- 24,999 64 16 29.7 14.8-50.6 10 12.9 5.9-26.1 15 25.8 13.7-43.3 23 31.6 17.9-49.5
$25,000- 34,999 31 9 38.6 19.1-62.7 1 1.0 0.1- 7.2 7 19.6 8.1-40.4 14 40.8 22.6-61.9
$35,000- 49,999 45 12 23.0 11.7-40.2 6 21.4 8.3-44.8 6 13.8 5.2-31.6 21 41.9 25.3-60.5
$50,000-74,999 44 14 26.8 14.7-44.0 5 11.3 4.0-28.1 1 1.9 0.3-12.3 24 60.0 42.0-75.7
$75,000+ 54 22 46.0 25.5-67.9 4 3.0 0.9- 9.1 5 7.6 2.4-21.6 23 43.4 23.7-65.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 201 43 18.6 12.8-26.2 32 16.4 10.5-24.6 47 22.0 15.2-30.7 79 43.1 32.7-54.1
No 122 42 38.8 26.3-52.9 7 3.0 1.2- 7.2 6 3.9 1.4- 9.9 67 54.4 40.9-67.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 109 25 23.3 13.4-37.4 15 14.4 7.8-25.0 21 15.2 9.1-24.3 48 47.1 35.0-59.6
Non-Veteran 213 60 30.1 21.3-40.6 24 8.6 5.0-14.4 31 12.0 7.5-18.5 98 49.3 39.0-59.7

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*These data apply only to those with current asthma.

^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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