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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Asthma

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,252 1,706 12.9 11.9-14.0 11,546 87.1 86.0-88.1
-Alamance County 353 47 13.3 8.6-19.9 306 86.7 80.1-91.4
GENDER
Male 125 9 9.9 3.3-25.9 116 90.1 74.1-96.7
Female 228 38 15.9 10.6-23.1 190 84.1 76.9-89.4
RACE
White 289 36 9.9 6.7-14.5 253 90.1 85.5-93.3
Other 62 11 24.6 11.1-46.2 51 75.4 53.8-88.9
AGE
18-44 84 13 13.9 6.2-28.3 71 86.1 71.7-93.8
45+ 265 34 12.7 9.0-17.8 231 87.3 82.2-91.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 163 22 11.8 7.2-18.6 141 88.2 81.4-92.8
Some College + 190 25 14.4 7.5-25.7 165 85.6 74.3-92.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 191 26 13.2 8.1-20.9 165 86.8 79.1-91.9
$50,000+ 116 11 7.3 3.8-13.9 105 92.7 86.1-96.2

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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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