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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 & 10 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 9 & 10 934 146 17.0 13.7-21.0 788 83.0 79.0-86.3
GENDER
Male 391 38 11.4 7.7-16.5 353 88.6 83.5-92.3
Female 543 108 22.3 17.2-28.3 435 77.7 71.7-82.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 604 92 17.1 12.8-22.4 512 82.9 77.6-87.2
Non-Hispanic Black 256 45 19.6 13.6-27.3 211 80.4 72.7-86.4
Other 63 *** *** *** 55 90.8 80.6-95.9
AGE
18-44 237 39 16.9 11.0-25.0 198 83.1 75.0-89.0
44-64 382 59 19.0 14.5-24.5 323 81.0 75.5-85.5
65+ 305 48 14.9 10.7-20.3 257 85.1 79.7-89.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 402 74 19.0 13.7-25.7 328 81.0 74.3-86.3
Some College + 527 72 15.4 11.6-20.1 455 84.6 79.9-88.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 445 89 21.0 15.8-27.5 356 79.0 72.5-84.2
$50,000+ 288 29 11.3 7.3-17.2 259 88.7 82.8-92.7

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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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