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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 278 29 13.9 8.4-22.2 249 86.1 77.8-91.6
GENDER
Male 113 12 17.6 8.8-32.1 101 82.4 67.9-91.2
Female 165 17 9.7 5.3-17.2 148 90.3 82.8-94.7
RACE
White 213 21 14.5 7.8-25.5 192 85.5 74.5-92.2
Other 62 7 8.5 3.7-18.2 55 91.5 81.8-96.3
AGE
18-44 61 8 17.8 8.0-34.9 53 82.2 65.1-92.0
45+ 215 21 10.7 6.6-16.9 194 89.3 83.1-93.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 91 11 14.4 6.9-27.7 80 85.6 72.3-93.1
Some College + 186 18 13.7 6.8-25.5 168 86.3 74.5-93.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 117 16 14.0 7.8-24.0 101 86.0 76.0-92.2
$50,000+ 108 7 5.6 2.0-14.7 101 94.4 85.3-98.0

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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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