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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 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 6,684 859 13.4 12.4-14.5 5,825 86.6 85.5-87.6
Region 3 609 79 11.6 8.9-15.0 530 88.4 85.0-91.1
GENDER
Male 270 25 8.5 5.4-13.0 245 91.5 87.0-94.6
Female 339 54 14.5 10.5-19.7 285 85.5 80.3-89.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 477 62 11.6 8.6-15.5 415 88.4 84.5-91.4
Non-Hispanic Black 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 57 *** *** *** 52 95.2 88.0-98.2
AGE
18-44 182 19 9.4 5.7-15.3 163 90.6 84.7-94.3
44-64 233 29 13.4 8.7-20.0 204 86.6 80.0-91.3
65+ 188 29 12.4 8.3-18.2 159 87.6 81.8-91.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 247 35 10.7 7.2-15.6 212 89.3 84.4-92.8
Some College + 360 44 12.5 8.7-17.5 316 87.5 82.5-91.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 305 48 12.8 9.1-17.9 257 87.2 82.1-90.9
$50,000+ 192 16 10.3 6.0-17.2 176 89.7 82.8-94.0

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 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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