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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover 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
-New Hanover County 331 43 13.7 9.1-20.0 288 86.3 80.0-90.9
GENDER
Male 118 5 5.8 1.8-16.9 113 94.2 83.1-98.2
Female 213 38 21.5 14.4-30.7 175 78.5 69.3-85.6
RACE
White 275 31 11.4 7.1-17.9 244 88.6 82.1-92.9
Other 56 12 21.9 10.2-40.9 44 78.1 59.1-89.8
AGE
18-44 70 15 21.8 11.9-36.6 55 78.2 63.4-88.1
45+ 256 27 8.7 5.6-13.2 229 91.3 86.8-94.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 101 14 16.5 7.9-31.3 87 83.5 68.7-92.1
Some College + 230 29 12.5 7.7-19.7 201 87.5 80.3-92.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 162 30 19.7 12.3-30.0 132 80.3 70.0-87.7
$50,000+ 111 8 5.1 2.3-10.9 103 94.9 89.1-97.7

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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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