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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)-AFRICAN AMERICANS

How many different medications do you currently take each day to help with your COPD,
chronic bronchitis, or emphysema?

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  Total
Respond.^
One medication Two medications 3-4 medications 5+ medications None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 890 186 20.4 16.6-24.7 160 15.2 12.0-19.0 145 15.5 12.1-19.6 52 6.4 4.2- 9.7 347 42.6 37.5-47.8
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 118 23 21.7 12.5-34.8 27 20.4 12.0-32.7 18 10.2 5.5-18.3 6 4.0 1.4-10.9 44 43.6 30.6-57.6

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*Asked only of those who reported having COPD.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^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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