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2016 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 6,522 803 12.4 11.5-13.5 5,719 87.6 86.5-88.5
Region 4 1,094 123 11.8 9.7-14.2 971 88.2 85.8-90.3
GENDER
Male 526 45 10.1 7.4-13.7 481 89.9 86.3-92.6
Female 568 78 13.3 10.5-16.8 490 86.7 83.2-89.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 696 72 11.2 8.6-14.4 624 88.8 85.6-91.4
Non-Hispanic Black 206 29 13.9 9.6-19.7 177 86.1 80.3-90.4
Other 175 20 11.0 6.9-17.1 155 89.0 82.9-93.1
AGE
18-44 443 64 15.4 11.9-19.8 379 84.6 80.2-88.1
45-64 368 33 8.7 6.1-12.2 335 91.3 87.8-93.9
65+ 267 26 9.1 6.0-13.5 241 90.9 86.5-94.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 388 51 13.8 10.3-18.2 337 86.2 81.8-89.7
Some College + 699 72 10.6 8.2-13.6 627 89.4 86.4-91.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 449 62 15.0 11.5-19.4 387 85.0 80.6-88.5
$50,000+ 447 37 8.1 5.7-11.2 410 91.9 88.8-94.3

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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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