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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 426 33 7.2 4.6-11.0 393 92.8 89.0-95.4
GENDER
Male 172 10 4.9 2.4-10.0 162 95.1 90.0-97.6
Female 254 23 10.0 5.9-16.5 231 90.0 83.5-94.1
RACE
White 303 22 7.0 4.3-11.2 281 93.0 88.8-95.7
Other 116 11 8.1 3.7-16.8 105 91.9 83.2-96.3
AGE
18-44 96 6 4.8 1.7-12.8 90 95.2 87.2-98.3
45+ 324 27 9.1 5.9-13.9 297 90.9 86.1-94.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 156 15 8.6 4.6-15.5 141 91.4 84.5-95.4
Some College + 269 18 6.3 3.3-11.5 251 93.7 88.5-96.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 206 20 9.7 5.8-16.0 186 90.3 84.0-94.2
$50,000+ 165 10 6.6 2.9-14.3 155 93.4 85.7-97.1

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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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