2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 Demographics

Chronic Health Conditions

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following?

(Ever told) you had asthma?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,823 721 12.3 11.3-13.4 5,102 87.7 86.6-88.7
Region 6 664 87 14.1 11.1-17.6 577 85.9 82.4-88.9
GENDER
Male 291 27 9.3 5.9-14.4 264 90.7 85.6-94.1
Female 373 60 18.5 14.0-24.0 313 81.5 76.0-86.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 364 40 12.3 8.9-16.8 324 87.7 83.2-91.1
Non-Hispanic Black 198 35 19.5 13.3-27.6 163 80.5 72.4-86.7
Other 102 12 9.6 4.7-18.6 90 90.4 81.4-95.3
AGE
18-44 255 36 15.6 11.0-21.6 219 84.4 78.4-89.0
45-64 210 30 13.8 9.2-20.1 180 86.2 79.9-90.8
65+ 186 20 10.2 6.1-16.7 166 89.8 83.3-93.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 225 33 13.5 9.1-19.5 192 86.5 80.5-90.9
Some Post-H.S. 211 30 16.8 11.5-24.0 181 83.2 76.0-88.5
College Graduate 227 24 11.1 7.1-16.9 203 88.9 83.1-92.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 293 46 16.7 12.0-22.7 247 83.3 77.3-88.0
$50,000+ 238 27 12.7 8.3-19.1 211 87.3 80.9-91.7
Don't know/Not Sure 121 13 10.2 5.6-17.8 108 89.8 82.2-94.4

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2020 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2020 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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