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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 384 55 14.8 10.8-20.1 329 85.2 79.9-89.2
GENDER
Male 130 13 12.0 6.3-21.6 117 88.0 78.4-93.7
Female 254 42 16.9 11.8-23.6 212 83.1 76.4-88.2
RACE
White 220 30 13.9 8.7-21.4 190 86.1 78.6-91.3
Other 159 24 15.6 9.9-23.7 135 84.4 76.3-90.1
AGE
18-44 131 20 16.4 10.1-25.5 111 83.6 74.5-89.9
45+ 249 35 13.3 9.2-18.8 214 86.7 81.2-90.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 149 21 13.3 8.0-21.4 128 86.7 78.6-92.0
Some College + 235 34 15.8 10.5-23.1 201 84.2 76.9-89.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 198 32 19.5 12.8-28.6 166 80.5 71.4-87.2
$50,000+ 137 16 11.9 6.7-20.0 121 88.1 80.0-93.3

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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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