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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Adult Asthma History-WHITE 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
-WHITE MALES 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
AGE
18-24 10 3 27.7 6.4-68.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 7 72.3 31.7-93.6
25-34 19 9 48.6 25.2-72.7 1 5.4 0.7-30.4 0 0.0 . - . 9 46.0 23.2-70.5
35-44 32 7 19.7 8.6-39.1 4 11.0 3.2-31.2 3 10.6 2.8-32.3 18 58.8 38.4-76.6
45-54 56 18 36.3 23.1-51.9 3 3.3 0.9-11.4 9 16.3 8.1-30.3 26 44.1 30.3-58.8
55-64 72 21 35.3 22.4-50.8 9 14.7 6.5-29.7 12 17.9 9.6-30.9 30 32.1 21.3-45.3
65-74 37 6 16.5 6.2-37.0 6 16.9 6.9-35.9 7 16.1 7.1-32.3 18 50.5 32.9-68.1
75+ 29 9 26.3 12.5-47.0 4 12.9 4.7-30.9 7 25.5 10.4-50.2 9 35.3 18.0-57.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 57 12 22.6 11.2-40.3 6 8.2 3.4-18.5 18 29.3 17.2-45.3 21 40.0 25.5-56.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 74 20 29.7 14.4-51.7 7 6.8 2.6-16.7 9 7.9 3.2-18.1 38 55.5 35.7-73.7
Some Post-H.S. 57 21 40.5 25.6-57.4 3 2.3 0.7- 7.5 6 7.4 2.9-17.6 27 49.9 33.6-66.2
College Graduate 68 20 30.9 19.3-45.5 11 14.4 6.7-28.2 5 7.0 2.5-18.2 32 47.7 33.5-62.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 39 5 10.0 3.7-24.6 6 8.6 3.3-20.7 10 15.8 7.0-31.8 18 65.5 45.4-81.3
$15,000- 24,999 46 10 19.6 8.7-38.3 7 15.4 5.9-34.6 10 21.7 10.4-39.8 19 43.3 24.7-64.0
$25,000- 34,999 26 9 47.7 24.9-71.5 1 1.3 0.2- 8.9 6 15.8 6.2-34.9 10 35.1 17.2-58.6
$35,000- 49,999 34 11 28.6 14.6-48.3 4 19.5 6.5-45.7 3 7.2 2.2-21.3 16 44.7 25.5-65.5
$50,000-74,999 42 14 30.7 17.1-48.7 4 8.1 2.4-24.0 1 2.1 0.3-13.8 23 59.1 40.9-75.1
$75,000+ 49 22 52.7 30.2-74.1 4 3.4 1.1-10.4 4 7.2 1.9-23.4 19 36.7 18.0-60.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 153 35 22.3 14.6-32.5 21 12.2 6.9-20.6 32 16.3 10.4-24.5 65 49.2 36.7-61.9
No 103 38 40.5 26.7-56.1 6 3.3 1.2- 8.8 6 5.3 2.0-13.3 53 50.9 36.3-65.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 93 22 21.3 12.7-33.5 13 14.8 7.7-26.4 16 13.7 7.5-23.7 42 50.2 37.4-63.0
Non-Veteran 163 51 35.0 24.1-47.7 14 5.2 2.5-10.6 22 9.8 5.8-16.3 76 50.0 37.7-62.2

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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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