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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)-FEMALES

Other than a routine visit, have you had to see a doctor in the past 12 months for symptoms
related to shortness of breath, bronchitis, or other COPD, or emphysema flare?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 927 414 45.5 40.5-50.7 513 54.5 49.3-59.5
-FEMALES 646 311 52.4 46.2-58.5 335 47.6 41.5-53.8
RACE
White 516 250 54.0 47.0-61.0 266 46.0 39.0-53.0
African American 91 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 111 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 171 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 170 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 122 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 139 81 71.7 61.7-80.0 58 28.3 20.0-38.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 221 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 189 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 95 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 162 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 171 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 37 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 442 233 56.9 49.2-64.2 209 43.1 35.8-50.8
No 200 *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 12 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 634 307 52.6 46.3-58.8 327 47.4 41.2-53.7

Back to Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).

*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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