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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

Asthma

Do you still have asthma?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,763 1,314 7.6 7.0- 8.2 14,449 92.4 91.8-93.0
-Onslow County 407 38 8.5 5.8-12.4 369 91.5 87.6-94.2
GENDER
Male 169 13 8.1 4.1-15.1 156 91.9 84.9-95.9
Female 238 25 8.9 5.7-13.7 213 91.1 86.3-94.3
RACE
White 310 29 7.8 5.1-11.8 281 92.2 88.2-94.9
Other 92 8 10.2 4.3-22.2 84 89.8 77.8-95.7
AGE
18-44 155 11 6.4 3.2-12.2 144 93.6 87.8-96.8
45+ 252 27 11.8 7.7-17.6 225 88.2 82.4-92.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 173 15 8.5 4.8-14.7 158 91.5 85.3-95.2
Some College + 234 23 8.5 5.0-14.0 211 91.5 86.0-95.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 203 22 9.2 5.3-15.6 181 90.8 84.4-94.7
$50,000+ 155 12 7.2 3.8-13.2 143 92.8 86.8-96.2

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*Adults without asthma are included in the denominator to estimate current asthma prevalence.

^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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