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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 266 35 10.7 7.1-15.7 231 89.3 84.3-92.9
GENDER
Male 95 6 4.0 1.5-10.6 89 96.0 89.4-98.5
Female 171 29 17.3 11.3-25.4 142 82.7 74.6-88.7
RACE
White 221 32 13.9 9.3-20.3 189 86.1 79.7-90.7
Other 45 3 3.3 0.9-11.6 42 96.7 88.4-99.1
AGE
18-44 55 8 10.3 4.7-20.8 47 89.7 79.2-95.3
45+ 210 27 11.0 7.3-16.4 183 89.0 83.6-92.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 135 20 10.4 5.8-17.9 115 89.6 82.1-94.2
Some College + 131 15 11.1 6.4-18.5 116 88.9 81.5-93.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 138 22 15.2 9.3-23.9 116 84.8 76.1-90.7
$50,000+ 79 10 10.5 5.4-19.5 69 89.5 80.5-94.6

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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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