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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 390 32 8.4 5.3-13.1 358 91.6 86.9-94.7
GENDER
Male 122 10 7.1 3.5-13.7 112 92.9 86.3-96.5
Female 268 22 9.5 5.2-16.8 246 90.5 83.2-94.8
RACE
White 267 18 5.8 3.4- 9.7 249 94.2 90.3-96.6
Other 118 14 13.8 6.8-25.8 104 86.2 74.2-93.2
AGE
18-44 114 9 8.8 4.0-18.5 105 91.2 81.5-96.0
45+ 274 23 8.1 5.1-12.5 251 91.9 87.5-94.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 144 17 13.1 6.8-23.9 127 86.9 76.1-93.2
Some College + 244 15 5.5 3.1- 9.7 229 94.5 90.3-96.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 195 16 9.1 4.9-16.5 179 90.9 83.5-95.1
$50,000+ 152 9 5.6 2.6-11.4 143 94.4 88.6-97.4

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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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