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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 13,218 1,102 7.8 7.0- 8.6 12,116 92.2 91.4-93.0
-Alamance County 351 31 9.2 5.1-16.0 320 90.8 84.0-94.9
GENDER
Male 125 5 7.8 2.0-26.1 120 92.2 73.9-98.0
Female 226 26 10.3 6.3-16.3 200 89.7 83.7-93.7
RACE
White 288 26 6.6 4.2-10.4 262 93.4 89.6-95.8
Other 61 5 17.9 5.9-43.1 56 82.1 56.9-94.1
AGE
18-44 84 8 10.2 3.6-25.6 76 89.8 74.4-96.4
45+ 263 23 8.4 5.4-12.8 240 91.6 87.2-94.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 163 15 6.9 3.8-12.3 148 93.1 87.7-96.2
Some College + 188 16 11.0 4.8-23.1 172 89.0 76.9-95.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 191 18 8.1 4.4-14.5 173 91.9 85.5-95.6
$50,000+ 116 8 5.4 2.5-11.6 108 94.6 88.4-97.5

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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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