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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

Asthma

Have you ever been told by a doctor, nurse, or other health professional that you had asthma?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,799 1,939 11.7 10.9-12.5 13,860 88.3 87.5-89.1
-Onslow County 408 52 11.5 8.3-15.7 356 88.5 84.3-91.7
GENDER
Male 169 18 10.7 6.2-18.0 151 89.3 82.0-93.8
Female 239 34 12.3 8.4-17.6 205 87.7 82.4-91.6
RACE
White 311 42 11.5 8.1-16.1 269 88.5 83.9-91.9
Other 92 9 11.3 5.1-23.4 83 88.7 76.6-94.9
AGE
18-44 155 16 9.4 5.5-15.6 139 90.6 84.4-94.5
45+ 253 36 14.8 10.4-20.8 217 85.2 79.2-89.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 174 20 9.8 5.9-16.0 154 90.2 84.0-94.1
Some College + 234 32 12.8 8.4-18.9 202 87.2 81.1-91.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 203 28 11.7 7.3-18.4 175 88.3 81.6-92.7
$50,000+ 155 18 11.1 6.7-17.9 137 88.9 82.1-93.3

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^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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