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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Asthma-MALES

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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
-MALES 4,468 243 5.3 4.3- 6.5 4,225 94.7 93.5-95.7
RACE
White 3,587 189 4.8 3.9- 6.0 3,398 95.2 94.0-96.1
African American 551 46 9.2 5.7-14.6 505 90.8 85.4-94.3
Other Minorities 302 8 2.2 0.8- 6.4 294 97.8 93.6-99.2
AGE
18-24 161 10 8.1 4.0-15.8 151 91.9 84.2-96.0
25-34 351 17 5.3 2.9- 9.6 334 94.7 90.4-97.1
35-44 644 29 4.0 2.6- 6.0 615 96.0 94.0-97.4
45-54 888 47 4.7 3.2- 6.8 841 95.3 93.2-96.8
55-64 1,059 60 5.1 3.6- 7.1 999 94.9 92.9-96.4
65+ 1,335 80 5.5 4.1- 7.4 1,255 94.5 92.6-95.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 589 59 8.0 5.1-12.5 530 92.0 87.5-94.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,249 68 6.0 4.0- 8.7 1,181 94.0 91.3-96.0
Some Post-H.S. 986 46 3.6 2.4- 5.3 940 96.4 94.7-97.6
College Graduate 1,638 70 4.5 3.1- 6.7 1,568 95.5 93.3-96.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 397 41 7.2 4.8-10.6 356 92.8 89.4-95.2
$15,000- 24,999 659 49 7.1 4.1-11.8 610 92.9 88.2-95.9
$25,000- 34,999 478 23 5.8 3.3- 9.9 455 94.2 90.1-96.7
$35,000- 49,999 572 26 3.3 2.0- 5.2 546 96.7 94.8-98.0
$50,000- 74,999 645 26 4.7 2.8- 8.0 619 95.3 92.0-97.2
$75,000+ 1,197 48 3.6 2.2- 5.9 1,149 96.4 94.1-97.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,591 153 10.2 7.9-13.1 1,438 89.8 86.9-92.1
No 2,659 82 3.1 2.1- 4.6 2,577 96.9 95.4-97.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,495 69 4.7 3.3- 6.7 1,426 95.3 93.3-96.7
Non-Veteran 2,969 174 5.4 4.2- 7.0 2,795 94.6 93.0-95.8

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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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