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2016 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 6,522 803 12.4 11.5-13.5 5,719 87.6 86.5-88.5
Region 3 572 69 12.3 9.5-15.8 503 87.7 84.2-90.5
GENDER
Male 249 24 9.8 6.3-15.0 225 90.2 85.0-93.7
Female 323 45 14.6 10.6-19.8 278 85.4 80.2-89.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 426 51 12.7 9.4-16.9 375 87.3 83.1-90.6
Non-Hispanic Black 79 14 15.6 8.5-26.8 65 84.4 73.2-91.5
Other 61 *** *** *** 57 94.2 84.3-98.0
AGE
18-44 180 28 14.8 10.0-21.4 152 85.2 78.6-90.0
45-64 213 24 11.6 7.3-17.9 189 88.4 82.1-92.7
65+ 171 17 9.2 5.6-14.8 154 90.8 85.2-94.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 230 23 9.9 6.3-15.3 207 90.1 84.7-93.7
Some College + 342 46 14.4 10.5-19.4 296 85.6 80.6-89.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 291 41 14.1 10.0-19.4 250 85.9 80.6-90.0
$50,000+ 182 14 6.2 3.6-10.5 168 93.8 89.5-96.4

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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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