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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland County

Asthma

Do you still have 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
-Cumberland County 384 33 6.7 4.5- 9.8 351 93.3 90.2-95.5
GENDER
Male 130 6 3.5 1.3- 8.7 124 96.5 91.3-98.7
Female 254 27 9.0 5.8-13.7 227 91.0 86.3-94.2
RACE
White 220 19 6.1 3.5-10.4 201 93.9 89.6-96.5
Other 159 13 6.5 3.6-11.6 146 93.5 88.4-96.4
AGE
18-44 131 11 5.8 3.0-10.8 120 94.2 89.2-97.0
45+ 249 22 7.9 4.8-12.6 227 92.1 87.4-95.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 149 13 7.3 3.9-13.2 136 92.7 86.8-96.1
Some College + 235 20 6.3 3.7-10.4 215 93.7 89.6-96.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 198 19 8.5 5.0-14.1 179 91.5 85.9-95.0
$50,000+ 137 9 5.1 2.4-10.6 128 94.9 89.4-97.6

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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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