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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 346 38 8.1 5.6-11.8 308 91.9 88.2-94.4
GENDER
Male 142 11 6.4 3.2-12.6 131 93.6 87.4-96.8
Female 204 27 9.5 6.0-14.7 177 90.5 85.3-94.0
RACE
White 312 36 8.7 5.9-12.6 276 91.3 87.4-94.1
Other 33 2 4.6 0.8-21.8 31 95.4 78.2-99.2
AGE
18-44 94 9 6.2 3.0-12.2 85 93.8 87.8-97.0
45+ 250 29 10.7 7.3-15.5 221 89.3 84.5-92.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 132 11 4.6 2.1- 9.5 121 95.4 90.5-97.9
Some College + 213 27 10.7 7.0-16.2 186 89.3 83.8-93.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 137 17 8.0 4.2-14.5 120 92.0 85.5-95.8
$50,000+ 151 16 9.6 5.6-16.0 135 90.4 84.0-94.4

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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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