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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 348 29 5.2 3.4- 7.9 319 94.8 92.1-96.6
GENDER
Male 129 9 4.2 2.0- 8.9 120 95.8 91.1-98.0
Female 219 20 6.1 3.7- 9.9 199 93.9 90.1-96.3
RACE
White 317 28 6.1 4.0- 9.2 289 93.9 90.8-96.0
Other 27 1 1.0 0.1- 7.3 26 99.0 92.7-99.9
AGE
18-44 74 1 1.1 0.1- 7.3 73 98.9 92.7-99.9
45+ 271 28 8.2 5.5-12.2 243 91.8 87.8-94.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 168 19 6.8 3.9-11.5 149 93.2 88.5-96.1
Some College + 180 10 3.8 1.9- 7.4 170 96.2 92.6-98.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 185 22 8.3 4.9-13.5 163 91.7 86.5-95.1
$50,000+ 120 4 1.9 0.7- 5.3 116 98.1 94.7-99.3

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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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