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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg 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
-Mecklenburg County 602 79 12.5 9.3-16.8 523 87.5 83.2-90.7
GENDER
Male 203 26 11.7 7.2-18.5 177 88.3 81.5-92.8
Female 399 53 13.2 9.0-19.1 346 86.8 80.9-91.0
RACE
White 413 52 11.0 7.5-15.9 361 89.0 84.1-92.5
Other 184 27 15.0 9.3-23.4 157 85.0 76.6-90.7
AGE
18-44 154 18 12.4 7.3-20.4 136 87.6 79.6-92.7
45+ 441 61 12.9 9.7-17.1 380 87.1 82.9-90.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 158 24 16.5 9.6-27.0 134 83.5 73.0-90.4
Some College + 441 55 10.8 7.6-15.1 386 89.2 84.9-92.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 220 34 13.0 8.1-20.2 186 87.0 79.8-91.9
$50,000+ 280 35 12.6 8.2-19.0 245 87.4 81.0-91.8

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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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