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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Asthma-FEMALES

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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
-FEMALES 7,630 1,106 14.0 12.8-15.2 6,524 86.0 84.8-87.2
RACE
White 5,838 831 14.0 12.7-15.3 5,007 86.0 84.7-87.3
African American 1,325 203 14.4 11.7-17.5 1,122 85.6 82.5-88.3
Other Minorities 423 67 12.6 8.2-18.8 356 87.4 81.2-91.8
AGE
18-24 193 31 12.8 8.3-19.4 162 87.2 80.6-91.7
25-34 621 85 12.1 9.3-15.6 536 87.9 84.4-90.7
35-44 1,066 163 16.0 13.3-19.2 903 84.0 80.8-86.7
45-54 1,394 203 13.8 11.6-16.4 1,191 86.2 83.6-88.4
55-64 1,625 259 15.0 12.9-17.3 1,366 85.0 82.7-87.1
65+ 2,636 355 13.7 11.9-15.6 2,281 86.3 84.4-88.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 946 195 20.2 16.4-24.6 751 79.8 75.4-83.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,241 300 13.7 11.5-16.2 1,941 86.3 83.8-88.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,034 304 13.8 11.9-16.1 1,730 86.2 83.9-88.1
College Graduate 2,395 305 12.0 10.2-14.0 2,090 88.0 86.0-89.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 931 215 22.4 18.8-26.5 716 77.6 73.5-81.2
$15,000- 24,999 1,246 227 18.6 15.3-22.5 1,019 81.4 77.5-84.7
$25,000- 34,999 812 110 13.7 10.5-17.6 702 86.3 82.4-89.5
$35,000- 49,999 930 113 13.0 10.1-16.5 817 87.0 83.5-89.9
$50,000- 74,999 948 116 10.5 8.2-13.3 832 89.5 86.7-91.8
$75,000+ 1,336 166 12.7 10.4-15.5 1,170 87.3 84.5-89.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,949 657 22.5 20.3-24.9 2,292 77.5 75.1-79.7
No 4,395 419 10.0 8.7-11.4 3,976 90.0 88.6-91.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 174 23 11.0 6.6-17.8 151 89.0 82.2-93.4
Non-Veteran 7,455 1,083 14.0 12.9-15.3 6,372 86.0 84.7-87.1

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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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