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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

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
-Onslow County 385 49 16.0 11.3-22.2 336 84.0 77.8-88.7
GENDER
Male 126 13 13.9 6.6-27.0 113 86.1 73.0-93.4
Female 259 36 17.5 12.2-24.6 223 82.5 75.4-87.8
RACE
White 305 39 17.0 11.5-24.5 266 83.0 75.5-88.5
Other 78 10 13.5 6.1-27.2 68 86.5 72.8-93.9
AGE
18-44 128 17 19.1 11.4-30.2 111 80.9 69.8-88.6
45+ 255 32 12.7 8.9-17.9 223 87.3 82.1-91.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 157 20 21.8 12.9-34.3 137 78.2 65.7-87.1
Some College + 227 28 12.2 7.9-18.1 199 87.8 81.9-92.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 201 24 16.3 10.1-25.2 177 83.7 74.8-89.9
$50,000+ 133 16 10.4 6.2-17.0 117 89.6 83.0-93.8

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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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