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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson 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
-Robeson County 396 37 12.2 5.1-26.4 359 87.8 73.6-94.9
GENDER
Male 135 6 15.6 3.9-45.7 129 84.4 54.3-96.1
Female 261 31 9.0 6.0-13.3 230 91.0 86.7-94.0
RACE
White 131 8 21.9 4.8-60.6 123 78.1 39.4-95.2
Other 263 29 8.0 5.0-12.6 234 92.0 87.4-95.0
AGE
18-44 124 10 14.9 4.0-42.5 114 85.1 57.5-96.0
45+ 269 27 9.1 5.6-14.6 242 90.9 85.4-94.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 252 28 15.3 5.5-35.6 224 84.7 64.4-94.5
Some College + 144 9 6.0 2.4-14.2 135 94.0 85.8-97.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 272 25 6.6 3.9-11.1 247 93.4 88.9-96.1
$50,000+ 62 4 5.6 1.9-15.6 58 94.4 84.4-98.1

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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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