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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)-MALES

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
-MALES 281 103 35.2 27.2-44.0 178 64.8 56.0-72.8
RACE
White 239 86 37.5 28.7-47.3 153 62.5 52.7-71.3
African American 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 12 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 16 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 81 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 76 22 18.4 10.8-29.6 54 81.6 70.4-89.2
75+ 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 70 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 103 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 76 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 43 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 26 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 177 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 103 *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 126 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 155 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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