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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Asthma-WHITES

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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
-WHITES 9,402 766 7.2 6.5- 8.0 8,636 92.8 92.0-93.5
GENDER
Male 3,587 189 4.8 3.9- 6.0 3,398 95.2 94.0-96.1
Female 5,815 577 9.3 8.3-10.4 5,238 90.7 89.6-91.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 175 12 3.4 1.8- 6.3 163 96.6 93.7-98.2
Non-Hispanic 9,221 752 7.3 6.6- 8.1 8,469 92.7 91.9-93.4
AGE
18-24 230 11 3.4 1.8- 6.4 219 96.6 93.6-98.2
25-34 633 49 8.3 5.7-12.0 584 91.7 88.0-94.3
35-44 1,259 95 7.8 6.2- 9.8 1,164 92.2 90.2-93.8
45-54 1,712 132 6.5 5.2- 8.1 1,580 93.5 91.9-94.8
55-64 2,119 190 7.8 6.5- 9.3 1,929 92.2 90.7-93.5
65+ 3,375 285 8.0 6.9- 9.2 3,090 92.0 90.8-93.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,029 156 13.8 11.0-17.2 873 86.2 82.8-89.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,656 193 6.0 4.9- 7.4 2,463 94.0 92.6-95.1
Some Post-H.S. 2,369 193 7.0 5.8- 8.5 2,176 93.0 91.5-94.2
College Graduate 3,335 224 6.4 5.2- 7.9 3,111 93.6 92.1-94.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 850 138 15.4 12.4-19.0 712 84.6 81.0-87.6
$15,000- 24,999 1,352 153 10.4 8.3-13.0 1,199 89.6 87.0-91.7
$25,000- 34,999 964 79 9.3 6.8-12.7 885 90.7 87.3-93.2
$35,000-49,999 1,187 73 5.3 3.9- 7.1 1,114 94.7 92.9-96.1
$50,000- 74,999 1,324 90 6.3 4.7- 8.5 1,234 93.7 91.5-95.3
$75,000+ 2,229 135 5.5 4.2- 7.1 2,094 94.5 92.9-95.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,464 487 13.0 11.5-14.7 2,977 87.0 85.3-88.5
No 5,597 257 4.5 3.7- 5.4 5,340 95.5 94.6-96.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,358 61 4.6 3.2- 6.8 1,297 95.4 93.2-96.8
Non-Veteran 8,042 705 7.6 6.8- 8.4 7,337 92.4 91.6-93.2

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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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