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Did a doctor ever tell you that you had asthma?


Demographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
Yes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
No
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 3011 316  10.1  ( 9.0-11.5) 2695  89.9  (88.5-91.0)
GENDER      
Male 1144  85   7.1  ( 5.7- 9.0) 1059  92.9  (91.0-94.3)
Female 1867 231  12.9  (11.1-14.8) 1636  87.1  (85.2-88.9)
RACE      
White 2313 238  10.0  ( 8.7-11.5) 2075  90.0  (88.5-91.3)
African American  593  67  10.6  ( 8.1-13.9)  526  89.4  (86.1-91.9)
AGE      
18-24  247  29  11.7  ( 7.7-17.5)  218  88.3  (82.5-92.3)
25-34  540  62   9.4  ( 7.2-12.2)  478  90.6  (87.8-92.8)
35-44  624  55   8.5  ( 6.3-11.4)  569  91.5  (88.6-93.7)
45-54  554  65  12.1  ( 9.3-15.6)  489  87.9  (84.4-90.7)
55-64  406  37   8.7  ( 6.2-12.1)  369  91.3  (87.9-93.8)
65+  622  67  10.6  ( 8.3-13.5)  555  89.4  (86.5-91.7)
EDUCATION      
Less Than H.S.  508  68  12.5  ( 9.6-16.0)  440  87.5  (84.0-90.4)
H.S. or G.E.D.  940  96  10.5  ( 8.4-13.2)  844  89.5  (86.8-91.6)
Some Post-H.S.  755  76   9.4  ( 7.3-12.0)  679  90.6  (88.0-92.7)
College Graduate  801  75   8.8  ( 6.8-11.3)  726  91.2  (88.7-93.2)
HOUSEHOLD INCOME      
Less than $15,000  338  51  14.7  (10.8-19.7)  287  85.3  (80.3-89.2)
$15,000- 24,999  557  71  11.8  ( 9.0-15.2)  486  88.2  (84.8-91.0)
$25,000- 34,999  424  36   7.1  ( 5.0-10.0)  388  92.9  (90.0-95.0)
$35,000- 49,999  445  43   9.5  ( 6.8-13.3)  402  90.5  (86.7-93.2)
$50,000+  772  66   8.9  ( 6.8-11.6)  706  91.1  (88.4-93.2)

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.