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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

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
-Durham County 415 29 7.6 4.5-12.7 386 92.4 87.3-95.5
GENDER
Male 165 9 5.0 2.1-11.4 156 95.0 88.6-97.9
Female 250 20 10.0 5.2-18.5 230 90.0 81.5-94.8
RACE
White 258 17 7.4 3.9-13.6 241 92.6 86.4-96.1
Other 153 12 8.4 3.7-17.8 141 91.6 82.2-96.3
AGE
18-44 139 11 8.3 3.8-17.4 128 91.7 82.6-96.2
45+ 270 18 6.8 4.1-11.1 252 93.2 88.9-95.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 108 10 10.6 4.1-24.8 98 89.4 75.2-95.9
Some College + 306 19 6.0 3.6- 9.8 287 94.0 90.2-96.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 165 10 4.7 1.8-11.8 155 95.3 88.2-98.2
$50,000+ 197 13 7.1 3.9-12.4 184 92.9 87.6-96.1

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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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