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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne 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
-Wayne County 366 55 14.2 8.8-22.3 311 85.8 77.7-91.2
GENDER
Male 119 9 9.9 3.4-25.8 110 90.1 74.2-96.6
Female 247 46 18.7 11.6-28.9 201 81.3 71.1-88.4
RACE
White 243 36 10.0 6.7-14.5 207 90.0 85.5-93.3
Other 119 18 21.0 9.6-40.0 101 79.0 60.0-90.4
AGE
18-44 77 7 12.4 4.4-30.5 70 87.6 69.5-95.6
45+ 286 48 15.7 9.6-24.6 238 84.3 75.4-90.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 193 40 22.9 13.4-36.5 153 77.1 63.5-86.6
Some College + 173 15 4.9 2.7- 8.7 158 95.1 91.3-97.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 188 34 19.5 11.3-31.6 154 80.5 68.4-88.7
$50,000+ 102 5 2.8 1.1- 7.0 97 97.2 93.0-98.9

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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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