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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Asthma

Do you still have 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
-Wake County 704 38 5.7 3.4- 9.4 666 94.3 90.6-96.6
GENDER
Male 253 5 4.7 1.5-13.6 248 95.3 86.4-98.5
Female 451 33 6.6 4.4- 9.9 418 93.4 90.1-95.6
RACE
White 520 28 4.6 2.8- 7.3 492 95.4 92.7-97.2
Other 174 10 7.9 3.1-18.5 164 92.1 81.5-96.9
AGE
18-44 235 12 6.1 2.9-12.7 223 93.9 87.3-97.1
45+ 461 26 5.1 3.0- 8.6 435 94.9 91.4-97.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 167 14 9.6 3.8-22.5 153 90.4 77.5-96.2
Some College + 535 24 4.1 2.5- 6.8 511 95.9 93.2-97.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 238 15 4.1 2.2- 7.6 223 95.9 92.4-97.8
$50,000+ 371 16 4.5 2.5- 8.0 355 95.5 92.0-97.5

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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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