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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 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 4 1,216 138 11.5 9.5-13.8 1,078 88.5 86.2-90.5
GENDER
Male 514 52 10.8 8.0-14.4 462 89.2 85.6-92.0
Female 702 86 12.1 9.6-15.3 616 87.9 84.7-90.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 802 100 13.6 10.9-16.9 702 86.4 83.1-89.1
Non-Hispanic Black 238 24 7.9 5.0-12.1 214 92.1 87.9-95.0
Other 152 12 7.3 4.0-12.9 140 92.7 87.1-96.0
AGE
18-44 416 47 11.1 8.2-14.8 369 88.9 85.2-91.8
44-64 476 55 11.5 8.5-15.2 421 88.5 84.8-91.5
65+ 306 35 12.9 8.6-19.0 271 87.1 81.0-91.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 436 52 12.8 9.5-17.2 384 87.2 82.8-90.5
Some College + 772 86 10.6 8.4-13.4 686 89.4 86.6-91.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 520 62 12.8 9.6-16.9 458 87.2 83.1-90.4
$50,000+ 429 44 9.7 7.0-13.2 385 90.3 86.8-93.0

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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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