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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Have you ever been told by a doctor or health professional that you have
chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), emphysema or chronic bronchitis?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,337 993 5.6 5.0- 6.3 11,344 94.4 93.7-95.0
-Alamance County 332 35 6.9 4.5-10.2 297 93.1 89.8-95.5
GENDER
Male 116 11 5.7 2.9-10.7 105 94.3 89.3-97.1
Female 216 24 7.7 4.6-12.8 192 92.3 87.2-95.4
RACE
White 274 30 6.6 4.3-10.1 244 93.4 89.9-95.7
Other 56 5 8.1 3.1-19.4 51 91.9 80.6-96.9
AGE
18-44 75 2 2.2 0.5- 8.7 73 97.8 91.3-99.5
45+ 255 33 11.0 7.6-15.7 222 89.0 84.3-92.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 149 17 8.0 4.5-13.9 132 92.0 86.1-95.5
Some College + 183 18 6.0 3.3-10.5 165 94.0 89.5-96.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 178 24 10.1 6.0-16.6 154 89.9 83.4-94.0
$50,000+ 113 6 2.5 1.0- 6.1 107 97.5 93.9-99.0

Back to Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).

^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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