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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Asthma

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,107 1,541 12.6 11.6-13.7 10,566 87.4 86.3-88.4
-Durham County 616 78 14.2 10.4-19.2 538 85.8 80.8-89.6
GENDER
Male 201 23 14.5 8.5-23.6 178 85.5 76.4-91.5
Female 415 55 14.0 9.7-19.7 360 86.0 80.3-90.3
RACE
White 381 44 13.8 9.4-19.9 337 86.2 80.1-90.6
Other 233 34 14.8 8.9-23.6 199 85.2 76.4-91.1
AGE
18-44 180 20 14.8 9.0-23.5 160 85.2 76.5-91.0
45+ 429 58 13.7 10.3-18.1 371 86.3 81.9-89.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 155 18 16.5 8.3-29.9 137 83.5 70.1-91.7
Some College + 461 60 13.4 9.5-18.6 401 86.6 81.4-90.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 239 29 14.1 8.1-23.4 210 85.9 76.6-91.9
$50,000+ 307 42 14.7 9.9-21.4 265 85.3 78.6-90.1

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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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