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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 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 5 700 75 11.5 9.0-14.7 625 88.5 85.3-91.0
GENDER
Male 341 29 8.3 5.4-12.5 312 91.7 87.5-94.6
Female 359 46 14.4 10.6-19.4 313 85.6 80.6-89.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 438 50 12.4 9.2-16.5 388 87.6 83.5-90.8
Non-Hispanic Black 161 15 11.7 6.8-19.4 146 88.3 80.6-93.2
Other 98 *** *** *** 88 92.1 83.0-96.5
AGE
18-44 263 32 12.6 8.7-17.9 231 87.4 82.1-91.3
45-64 232 24 12.1 7.8-18.3 208 87.9 81.7-92.2
65+ 192 19 9.1 5.4-14.9 173 90.9 85.1-94.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 223 28 13.2 8.9-19.3 195 86.8 80.7-91.1
Some College + 477 47 10.6 7.6-14.4 430 89.4 85.6-92.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 302 35 12.9 9.0-18.3 267 87.1 81.7-91.0
$50,000+ 275 29 10.7 7.1-15.6 246 89.3 84.4-92.9

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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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