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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 394 19 2.4 1.5- 4.0 375 97.6 96.0-98.5
GENDER
Male 158 5 1.6 0.6- 4.0 153 98.4 96.0-99.4
Female 236 14 3.2 1.8- 5.8 222 96.8 94.2-98.2
RACE
White 247 15 4.0 2.3- 6.8 232 96.0 93.2-97.7
Other 144 4 1.1 0.4- 3.2 140 98.9 96.8-99.6
AGE
18-44 131 1 0.4 0.0- 2.5 130 99.6 97.5- 100
45+ 259 18 5.2 3.2- 8.5 241 94.8 91.5-96.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 101 6 1.9 0.8- 4.6 95 98.1 95.4-99.2
Some College + 292 13 2.8 1.5- 5.0 279 97.2 95.0-98.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 155 13 3.9 2.1- 7.3 142 96.1 92.7-97.9
$50,000+ 190 3 1.2 0.4- 3.8 187 98.8 96.2-99.6

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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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