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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 12,072 1,019 7.5 6.8- 8.3 11,053 92.5 91.7-93.2
-FEMALES 7,604 776 9.6 8.6-10.6 6,828 90.4 89.4-91.4
RACE
White 5,815 577 9.3 8.3-10.4 5,238 90.7 89.6-91.7
African American 1,323 151 10.5 8.3-13.4 1,172 89.5 86.6-91.7
Other Minorities 422 43 8.8 5.0-15.0 379 91.2 85.0-95.0
AGE
18-24 193 17 7.5 4.2-12.9 176 92.5 87.1-95.8
25-34 620 53 7.4 5.2-10.5 567 92.6 89.5-94.8
35-44 1,059 103 11.4 9.0-14.4 956 88.6 85.6-91.0
45-54 1,388 151 9.9 8.0-12.2 1,237 90.1 87.8-92.0
55-64 1,619 191 10.7 9.0-12.7 1,428 89.3 87.3-91.0
65+ 2,630 254 9.8 8.4-11.4 2,376 90.2 88.6-91.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 943 153 15.4 12.1-19.4 790 84.6 80.6-87.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,231 217 9.1 7.4-11.1 2,014 90.9 88.9-92.6
Some Post-H.S. 2,027 200 9.4 7.8-11.4 1,827 90.6 88.6-92.2
College Graduate 2,389 206 8.0 6.6- 9.8 2,183 92.0 90.2-93.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 927 170 17.6 14.4-21.2 757 82.4 78.8-85.6
$15,000- 24,999 1,241 172 14.7 11.6-18.5 1,069 85.3 81.5-88.4
$25,000- 34,999 810 78 9.8 7.2-13.4 732 90.2 86.6-92.8
$35,000- 49,999 924 67 7.4 5.1-10.6 857 92.6 89.4-94.9
$50,000- 74,999 946 83 7.8 5.7-10.4 863 92.2 89.6-94.3
$75,000+ 1,333 108 7.8 6.0-10.0 1,225 92.2 90.0-94.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,936 503 17.1 15.1-19.3 2,433 82.9 80.7-84.9
No 4,385 252 6.0 5.0- 7.1 4,133 94.0 92.9-95.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 174 17 8.6 4.7-15.3 157 91.4 84.7-95.3
Non-Veteran 7,429 759 9.6 8.6-10.7 6,670 90.4 89.3-91.4

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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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