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Ever Had at Least One Child with Asthma?*


Respondents
Characterictics

Total
Household#
Yes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
No
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1025 143  16.5  (13.3-20.2) 882  83.5  (79.8-86.7)
GENDER      
Male  351  47  19.3  (12.7-28.1) 304  80.7  (71.9-87.3)
Female  674  96  15.1  (12.1-18.6) 578  84.9  (81.4-87.9)
RACE      
White  730  95  15.3  (11.6-20.1) 635  84.7  (79.9-88.4)
African American  248  40  18.7  (13.4-25.6) 208  81.3  (74.4-86.6)
AGE      
18-24   89   9  10.2  ( 5.0-19.8)  80  89.8  (80.2-95.0)
25-34  304  42  15.6  (11.4-21.1) 262  84.4  (78.9-88.6)
35-44  420  60  18.2  (12.7-25.5) 360  81.8  (74.5-87.3)
45-54  153  23  13.8  ( 8.6-21.3) 130  86.2  (78.7-91.4)
55-64   43   7  23.1  (10.9-42.4)  36  76.9  (57.6-89.1)
65+   14   2  30.8  ( 7.0-72.3)  12  69.2  (27.7-93.0)
EDUCATION      
Less Than H.S.  118  18  16.1  ( 9.3-26.4) 100  83.9  (73.6-90.7)
H.S. or G.E.D.  360  50  16.3  (12.1-21.6) 310  83.7  (78.4-87.9)
Some Post-H.S.  273  41  16.7  (12.1-22.6) 232  83.3  (77.4-87.9)
College Graduate  274  34  16.6  ( 9.3-28.0) 240  83.4  (72.0-90.7)
HOUSEHOLD INCOME      
Less than $15,000   75  17  26.9  (16.5-40.6)  58  73.1  (59.4-83.5)
$15,000- 24,999  179  31  17.7  (12.0-25.3) 148  82.3  (74.7-88.0)
$25,000- 34,999  151  24  21.6  (14.8-30.3) 127  78.4  (69.7-85.2)
$35,000- 49,999  174  21  14.5  ( 9.0-22.5) 153  85.5  (77.5-91.0)
$50,000+  351  40  14.2  ( 8.3-23.3) 311  85.8  (76.7-91.7)

*Data in this table were derived from the NC Childhood astma questions 1,4 and 7.
* Data were reweighted to adjust for number of children in the household and residential phone numbers along with the selection probability.

#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.