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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

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
-Onslow County 360 36 9.1 6.1-13.5 324 90.9 86.5-93.9
GENDER
Male 113 11 6.7 3.3-13.1 102 93.3 86.9-96.7
Female 247 25 10.7 6.6-17.1 222 89.3 82.9-93.4
RACE
White 289 34 10.7 7.1-15.9 255 89.3 84.1-92.9
Other 69 2 4.4 0.9-19.1 67 95.6 80.9-99.1
AGE
18-44 117 6 5.6 2.2-13.4 111 94.4 86.6-97.8
45+ 241 30 13.0 8.6-19.2 211 87.0 80.8-91.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 146 20 13.9 8.0-22.9 126 86.1 77.1-92.0
Some College + 213 16 6.1 3.3-11.0 197 93.9 89.0-96.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 192 21 11.2 6.5-18.6 171 88.8 81.4-93.5
$50,000+ 124 12 7.4 3.8-14.0 112 92.6 86.0-96.2

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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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