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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)-MALES

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
-MALES 4,587 307 4.8 3.9- 5.9 4,280 95.2 94.1-96.1
RACE
White 3,684 261 4.9 4.1- 5.9 3,423 95.1 94.1-95.9
African American 544 27 5.5 2.6-11.5 517 94.5 88.5-97.4
Other Minorities 318 16 3.7 1.6- 8.4 302 96.3 91.6-98.4
AGE
18-24 176 4 2.8 0.9- 8.3 172 97.2 91.7-99.1
25-34 382 5 0.8 0.3- 2.3 377 99.2 97.7-99.7
35-44 660 24 4.2 2.5- 7.1 636 95.8 92.9-97.5
45-54 964 51 6.7 3.9-11.4 913 93.3 88.6-96.1
55-64 1,032 86 6.1 4.6- 8.2 946 93.9 91.8-95.4
65+ 1,352 137 8.5 6.8-10.5 1,215 91.5 89.5-93.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 609 80 7.8 5.2-11.5 529 92.2 88.5-94.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,324 101 6.8 4.5-10.1 1,223 93.2 89.9-95.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,094 76 4.4 3.1- 6.2 1,018 95.6 93.8-96.9
College Graduate 1,554 50 2.0 1.3- 3.0 1,504 98.0 97.0-98.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 384 57 11.0 6.7-17.4 327 89.0 82.6-93.3
$15,000- 24,999 664 68 8.5 5.6-12.7 596 91.5 87.3-94.4
$25,000- 34,999 471 38 8.7 4.1-17.6 433 91.3 82.4-95.9
$35,000- 49,999 600 46 5.3 3.5- 8.1 554 94.7 91.9-96.5
$50,000- 74,999 682 35 4.0 2.4- 6.7 647 96.0 93.3-97.6
$75,000+ 1,263 26 1.0 0.6- 1.7 1,237 99.0 98.3-99.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,554 228 11.1 8.6-14.3 1,326 88.9 85.7-91.4
No 2,990 74 2.0 1.4- 3.0 2,916 98.0 97.0-98.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,433 150 8.3 6.4-10.8 1,283 91.7 89.2-93.6
Non-Veteran 2,775 133 3.8 2.7- 5.2 2,642 96.2 94.8-97.3

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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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