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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 705 62 10.2 7.0-14.7 643 89.8 85.3-93.0
GENDER
Male 253 15 10.1 5.1-19.3 238 89.9 80.7-94.9
Female 452 47 10.3 7.4-14.3 405 89.7 85.7-92.6
RACE
White 520 44 8.1 5.5-11.7 476 91.9 88.3-94.5
Other 175 18 14.5 7.6-25.9 157 85.5 74.1-92.4
AGE
18-44 235 22 12.1 7.2-19.7 213 87.9 80.3-92.8
45+ 462 40 7.8 5.2-11.4 422 92.2 88.6-94.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 167 17 13.3 6.2-26.4 150 86.7 73.6-93.8
Some College + 536 45 9.1 6.0-13.4 491 90.9 86.6-94.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 239 20 5.7 3.3- 9.6 219 94.3 90.4-96.7
$50,000+ 371 31 10.0 6.3-15.6 340 90.0 84.4-93.7

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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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