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BRFSS Survey Results 2010 for South Carolina

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Asthma

Adults who have been told they CURRENTLY have asthma (Current Asthma Prevalence)*

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  Total #
Respondents
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,352 8,493 91.7 90.4-92.8 859 8.3 7.2- 9.6
GENDER
Male 3,509 3,293 93.2 90.9-95.0 216 6.8 5.0- 9.1
Female 5,843 5,200 90.2 88.8-91.5 643 9.8 8.5-11.2
RACE
White 5,968 5,455 91.8 90.1-93.3 513 8.2 6.7- 9.9
African American 2,658 2,404 92.2 90.4-93.7 254 7.8 6.3- 9.6
Other 417 367 91.2 84.1-95.3 50 8.8 4.7-15.9
HISPANIC
Yes 118 107 97.2 93.3-98.8 11 2.8 1.2- 6.7
No 8,984 8,173 91.7 90.4-92.9 811 8.3 7.1- 9.6
AGE
18-24 246 228 94.1 89.2-96.8 18 5.9 3.2-10.8
25-34 643 590 91.7 85.9-95.3 53 8.3 4.7-14.1
35-44 1,119 1,021 90.3 87.0-92.9 98 9.7 7.1-13.0
45-54 1,618 1,468 92.6 90.5-94.2 150 7.4 5.8- 9.5
55-64 2,239 2,012 91.0 89.2-92.5 227 9.0 7.5-10.8
65+ 3,487 3,174 91.4 89.9-92.7 313 8.6 7.3-10.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,366 1,148 85.8 81.6-89.2 218 14.2 10.8-18.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,008 2,744 92.0 90.1-93.5 264 8.0 6.5- 9.9
Some Post-H.S. 2,275 2,070 90.3 86.4-93.2 205 9.7 6.8-13.6
College Graduate 2,685 2,513 94.8 93.5-95.9 172 5.2 4.1- 6.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,240 1,066 86.5 81.8-90.1 174 13.5 9.9-18.2
$15,000- $24,999 1,661 1,461 88.7 85.9-91.1 200 11.3 8.9-14.1
$25,000- $34,999 969 892 94.2 91.9-95.8 77 5.8 4.2- 8.1
$35,000- $49,999 1,155 1,059 93.0 90.0-95.2 96 7.0 4.8-10.0
$50,000+ 2,721 2,556 94.1 92.5-95.4 165 5.9 4.6- 7.5
REGION**
Region I 1,198 1,096 91.1 87.8-93.5 102 8.9 6.5-12.2
Region II 1,088 976 88.3 82.9-92.2 112 11.7 7.8-17.1
Region III 1,199 1,096 93.3 90.8-95.2 103 6.7 4.8- 9.2
Region IV 1,295 1,162 91.4 89.1-93.2 133 8.6 6.8-10.9
Region V 1,186 1,071 91.2 88.5-93.2 115 8.8 6.8-11.5
Region VI 1,115 1,018 91.2 88.3-93.5 97 8.8 6.5-11.7
Region VII 1,147 1,040 94.6 92.7-96.0 107 5.4 4.0- 7.3
Region VIII 1,124 1,034 93.1 90.8-94.8 90 6.9 5.2- 9.2

*Data in this table was derived from the Asthma questions.

** Region I: Anderson, Oconee, Abbeville, Laurens, McCormick, Greenwood, Saluda, Edgefield
Region II: Greenville, Pickens, Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Region III: Chester, Lancaster, York, Newberry, Fairfield, Lexington, Richland
Region IV: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Region V: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Region VI: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Region VII: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Region VIII: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper

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