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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 349 29 5.4 3.5- 8.1 320 94.6 91.9-96.5
GENDER
Male 133 5 1.9 0.8- 4.7 128 98.1 95.3-99.2
Female 216 24 8.4 5.3-13.2 192 91.6 86.8-94.7
RACE
White 296 25 5.7 3.6- 8.9 271 94.3 91.1-96.4
Other 53 4 4.0 1.3-11.8 49 96.0 88.2-98.7
AGE
18-44 94 6 3.5 1.4- 8.3 88 96.5 91.7-98.6
45+ 251 23 7.1 4.5-11.0 228 92.9 89.0-95.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 191 14 4.8 2.5- 8.9 177 95.2 91.1-97.5
Some College + 156 15 6.0 3.4-10.2 141 94.0 89.8-96.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 194 18 6.0 3.4-10.3 176 94.0 89.7-96.6
$50,000+ 86 7 4.4 2.0- 9.5 79 95.6 90.5-98.0

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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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