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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph 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
-Randolph County 400 53 10.4 7.4-14.5 347 89.6 85.5-92.6
GENDER
Male 140 20 11.4 6.4-19.5 120 88.6 80.5-93.6
Female 260 33 9.6 6.5-14.1 227 90.4 85.9-93.5
RACE
White 359 52 12.2 8.7-17.0 307 87.8 83.0-91.3
Other 39 1 1.1 0.1- 7.6 38 98.9 92.4-99.9
AGE
18-44 113 10 7.6 3.6-15.1 103 92.4 84.9-96.4
45+ 285 42 13.4 9.7-18.3 243 86.6 81.7-90.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 223 33 9.7 6.3-14.6 190 90.3 85.4-93.7
Some College + 176 20 11.4 6.6-19.2 156 88.6 80.8-93.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 238 39 12.7 8.3-18.9 199 87.3 81.1-91.7
$50,000+ 97 9 7.5 3.6-14.9 88 92.5 85.1-96.4

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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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