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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Adult Asthma History-WHITE FEMALES

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
-WHITE FEMALES 712 183 27.8 23.6-32.5 97 13.4 10.2-17.2 126 15.1 12.0-18.8 306 43.7 38.9-48.7
AGE
18-24 16 5 31.9 12.9-59.9 2 12.1 2.8-39.8 1 10.3 1.5-46.8 8 45.6 22.6-70.6
25-34 53 22 37.5 24.1-53.2 2 4.1 1.0-15.4 7 12.7 5.7-26.0 22 45.7 30.6-61.7
35-44 109 38 33.8 24.3-44.9 17 12.3 7.0-20.7 8 6.8 2.8-15.7 46 47.1 36.2-58.3
45-54 140 38 27.5 18.7-38.5 17 15.4 8.3-26.8 16 13.2 7.1-23.3 69 43.8 33.9-54.3
55-64 146 38 27.7 19.4-37.9 20 14.6 7.0-27.9 28 22.8 15.3-32.7 60 34.9 25.6-45.4
65-74 145 31 18.5 12.5-26.5 19 16.0 9.5-25.7 31 19.9 13.4-28.3 64 45.7 36.0-55.7
75+ 98 9 7.3 3.4-14.9 20 22.3 13.5-34.6 34 27.5 18.8-38.3 35 42.9 30.3-56.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 136 21 16.6 9.1-28.3 17 16.0 7.6-30.4 37 25.6 16.3-37.9 61 41.8 30.3-54.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 204 55 28.6 21.2-37.5 22 11.9 6.7-20.2 36 12.9 8.8-18.7 91 46.5 37.6-55.7
Some Post-H.S. 203 63 33.1 25.0-42.3 28 11.1 6.9-17.6 32 13.4 8.8-19.9 80 42.3 33.7-51.5
College Graduate 167 44 29.1 20.9-38.8 29 15.3 10.0-22.6 21 12.1 7.0-20.2 73 43.5 34.1-53.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 136 29 20.3 13.2-29.9 16 10.5 6.0-17.6 39 23.8 16.4-33.1 52 45.5 34.7-56.6
$15,000- 24,999 147 27 17.3 10.5-27.1 21 15.3 8.3-26.4 33 22.8 14.7-33.8 66 44.6 33.4-56.4
$25,000- 34,999 70 20 34.5 20.5-51.8 12 11.3 5.6-21.3 14 21.1 10.5-38.0 24 33.2 21.0-48.1
$35,000- 49,999 92 29 32.5 21.5-45.9 10 8.6 4.0-17.2 8 8.4 3.7-18.0 45 50.5 37.5-63.4
$50,000-74,999 80 28 43.5 30.4-57.5 7 6.0 2.7-12.9 12 10.3 5.4-18.8 33 40.1 28.1-53.5
$75,000+ 91 29 30.3 20.3-42.7 12 13.3 7.0-23.8 7 8.0 3.5-17.2 43 48.4 36.1-60.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 453 97 22.7 17.9-28.3 69 15.6 11.2-21.2 103 19.7 15.3-25.0 184 42.0 35.9-48.4
No 251 80 33.6 26.2-41.8 28 10.6 6.7-16.2 22 8.4 5.1-13.6 121 47.5 39.5-55.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 8 1 16.2 2.3-61.8 3 33.2 9.3-70.7 1 6.8 0.9-37.6 3 43.8 14.4-78.4
Non-Veteran 704 182 27.9 23.6-32.6 94 13.2 10.0-17.1 125 15.2 12.1-18.9 303 43.7 38.9-48.8

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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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