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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Asthma-MALES

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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
-MALES 4,971 508 10.9 9.5-12.5 4,463 89.1 87.5-90.5
RACE
White 3,954 413 11.6 10.0-13.4 3,541 88.4 86.6-90.0
African American 616 70 12.1 8.6-16.9 546 87.9 83.1-91.4
Other Minorities 353 23 6.3 3.1-12.6 330 93.7 87.4-96.9
AGE
18-24 204 38 16.7 11.2-24.1 166 83.3 75.9-88.8
25-34 421 55 14.0 9.8-19.8 366 86.0 80.2-90.2
35-44 728 75 8.7 6.5-11.6 653 91.3 88.4-93.5
45-54 1,048 97 8.7 6.7-11.4 951 91.3 88.6-93.3
55-64 1,090 110 9.3 7.4-11.8 980 90.7 88.2-92.6
65+ 1,457 132 9.1 6.7-12.2 1,325 90.9 87.8-93.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 692 81 11.6 7.8-16.9 611 88.4 83.1-92.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,455 152 12.1 9.3-15.5 1,303 87.9 84.5-90.7
Some Post-H.S. 1,166 120 11.9 9.0-15.7 1,046 88.1 84.3-91.0
College Graduate 1,648 154 8.6 7.0-10.6 1,494 91.4 89.4-93.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 423 56 13.7 8.7-21.0 367 86.3 79.0-91.3
$15,000- 24,999 726 86 10.8 8.0-14.5 640 89.2 85.5-92.0
$25,000- 34,999 509 46 10.6 6.7-16.5 463 89.4 83.5-93.3
$35,000- 49,999 645 60 11.9 7.9-17.5 585 88.1 82.5-92.1
$50,000- 74,999 719 71 14.3 9.8-20.2 648 85.7 79.8-90.2
$75,000+ 1,340 120 7.5 5.9- 9.4 1,220 92.5 90.6-94.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,642 224 14.1 11.4-17.3 1,418 85.9 82.7-88.6
No 2,994 261 10.1 8.4-12.1 2,733 89.9 87.9-91.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,546 144 9.9 7.7-12.7 1,402 90.1 87.3-92.3
Non-Veteran 3,020 319 11.2 9.4-13.3 2,701 88.8 86.7-90.6

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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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