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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 12,072 1,019 7.5 6.8- 8.3 11,053 92.5 91.7-93.2
-Gaston County 264 24 6.8 4.3-10.5 240 93.2 89.5-95.7
GENDER
Male 94 3 1.8 0.5- 6.5 91 98.2 93.5-99.5
Female 170 21 11.8 7.4-18.3 149 88.2 81.7-92.6
RACE
White 219 21 8.3 5.2-13.0 198 91.7 87.0-94.8
Other 45 3 3.3 0.9-11.6 42 96.7 88.4-99.1
AGE
18-44 55 5 5.0 2.0-12.0 50 95.0 88.0-98.0
45+ 208 19 8.3 5.1-13.3 189 91.7 86.7-94.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 134 13 6.3 3.3-11.7 121 93.7 88.3-96.7
Some College + 130 11 7.5 4.0-13.7 119 92.5 86.3-96.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 137 15 11.0 6.2-18.7 122 89.0 81.3-93.8
$50,000+ 78 8 7.2 3.5-14.2 70 92.8 85.8-96.5

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*Adults without asthma are included in the denominator to estimate current asthma prevalence.

^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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