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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 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 6,522 803 12.4 11.5-13.5 5,719 87.6 86.5-88.5
Region 10 628 91 14.1 11.3-17.5 537 85.9 82.5-88.7
GENDER
Male 304 32 10.8 7.4-15.4 272 89.2 84.6-92.6
Female 324 59 17.3 13.1-22.4 265 82.7 77.6-86.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 402 54 13.1 9.9-17.2 348 86.9 82.8-90.1
Non-Hispanic Black 154 26 16.6 10.8-24.8 128 83.4 75.2-89.2
Other 59 *** *** *** 51 88.4 76.4-94.7
AGE
18-44 214 31 12.7 8.8-18.1 183 87.3 81.9-91.2
45-64 233 38 16.1 11.3-22.5 195 83.9 77.5-88.7
65+ 176 21 14.5 9.3-21.9 155 85.5 78.1-90.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 252 36 14.9 10.5-20.6 216 85.1 79.4-89.5
Some College + 374 55 13.6 10.2-17.9 319 86.4 82.1-89.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 316 49 13.3 9.7-17.8 267 86.7 82.2-90.3
$50,000+ 197 23 11.3 7.3-17.1 174 88.7 82.9-92.7

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 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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