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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 12,072 1,019 7.5 6.8- 8.3 11,053 92.5 91.7-93.2
-New Hanover County 331 31 8.4 5.1-13.4 300 91.6 86.6-94.9
GENDER
Male 118 2 1.2 0.3- 4.8 116 98.8 95.2-99.7
Female 213 29 15.4 9.3-24.3 184 84.6 75.7-90.7
RACE
White 275 24 8.8 5.0-15.2 251 91.2 84.8-95.0
Other 56 7 6.7 2.9-14.8 49 93.3 85.2-97.1
AGE
18-44 70 9 10.9 4.4-24.3 61 89.1 75.7-95.6
45+ 256 21 6.7 4.1-10.6 235 93.3 89.4-95.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 101 7 4.8 2.1-10.7 94 95.2 89.3-97.9
Some College + 230 24 9.9 5.6-16.8 206 90.1 83.2-94.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 162 21 12.6 6.7-22.5 141 87.4 77.5-93.3
$50,000+ 111 7 4.0 1.7- 8.9 104 96.0 91.1-98.3

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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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