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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford County

Asthma

Have you ever been told by a doctor, nurse, or other health professional that you had 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
-Guilford County 427 59 13.6 9.8-18.6 368 86.4 81.4-90.2
GENDER
Male 172 24 12.6 7.6-20.4 148 87.4 79.6-92.4
Female 255 35 14.9 9.9-21.7 220 85.1 78.3-90.1
RACE
White 304 41 14.0 9.8-19.5 263 86.0 80.5-90.2
Other 116 18 14.5 7.8-25.3 98 85.5 74.7-92.2
AGE
18-44 96 11 11.4 5.5-22.0 85 88.6 78.0-94.5
45+ 325 48 15.6 11.4-21.0 277 84.4 79.0-88.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 156 22 12.8 7.0-22.3 134 87.2 77.7-93.0
Some College + 270 37 14.2 9.6-20.4 233 85.8 79.6-90.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 206 30 15.2 9.8-22.8 176 84.8 77.2-90.2
$50,000+ 166 22 13.5 8.2-21.3 144 86.5 78.7-91.8

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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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