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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt County

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
-Pitt County 391 52 14.5 9.9-20.8 339 85.5 79.2-90.1
GENDER
Male 122 13 12.1 5.8-23.5 109 87.9 76.5-94.2
Female 269 39 16.5 10.7-24.6 230 83.5 75.4-89.3
RACE
White 268 29 12.9 7.5-21.2 239 87.1 78.8-92.5
Other 118 22 17.0 9.5-28.7 96 83.0 71.3-90.5
AGE
18-44 114 19 19.1 10.8-31.3 95 80.9 68.7-89.2
45+ 275 33 10.3 7.0-14.9 242 89.7 85.1-93.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 145 25 19.9 11.0-33.3 120 80.1 66.7-89.0
Some College + 244 27 11.2 6.9-17.7 217 88.8 82.3-93.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 196 27 15.4 9.3-24.5 169 84.6 75.5-90.7
$50,000+ 152 15 8.6 4.8-14.9 137 91.4 85.1-95.2

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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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