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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 366 42 10.3 6.9-15.1 324 89.7 84.9-93.1
GENDER
Male 138 12 10.4 5.1-19.9 126 89.6 80.1-94.9
Female 228 30 10.3 6.7-15.4 198 89.7 84.6-93.3
RACE
White 333 38 11.0 7.2-16.4 295 89.0 83.6-92.8
Other 29 4 7.3 2.3-21.2 25 92.7 78.8-97.7
AGE
18-44 77 10 12.7 6.2-24.4 67 87.3 75.6-93.8
45+ 286 32 8.9 6.0-12.8 254 91.1 87.2-94.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 181 24 11.7 6.5-20.1 157 88.3 79.9-93.5
Some College + 184 18 9.0 5.3-14.9 166 91.0 85.1-94.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 196 22 7.7 4.5-12.8 174 92.3 87.2-95.5
$50,000+ 123 14 11.2 6.3-19.1 109 88.8 80.9-93.7

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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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