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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for South Carolina

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Childhood Asthma

How many of these children still have asthma now?*

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  Total
Respond.#
One child 2 or more Children None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 263 179 66.5 58.3-73.9 22 12.7 7.6-20.4 62 20.8 15.2-27.8
GENDER
Male 65 44 65.9 49.2-79.4 4 12.2 4.0-32.1 17 21.8 11.9-36.6
Female 198 135 66.9 58.2-74.6 18 13.0 7.9-20.5 45 20.1 14.2-27.7
RACE
White 159 107 67.2 56.8-76.2 9 9.4 4.2-19.6 43 23.4 16.1-32.8
African American 89 62 67.5 53.5-79.0 12 15.3 8.0-27.2 15 17.2 8.9-30.5

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available.

* This question was asked only of respondents who reported children in household ever been diagnosed with asthma.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Appalachia 1: Anderson,Oconee
Appalachia 2: Greenville,Pickens
Appalachia 3: Cherokee,Spartanburg,Union
Catawba: Chester,Lancaster,York
Edisto: Bamberg,Calhoun,Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort,Colleton,Hampton,Jasper
Savannah: Aiken,Allendale,Barnwell
Palmetto: Fairfield,Lexington,Newberry,Richland
Pee Dee: Chesterfield,Darlington,Dillon,Florence,Marion,Marlboro
Trident: Berkeley,Charleston,Dorchester
Upper Savannah: Abbeville,Edgefield,Greenwood,Laurens,McCormick,Saluda
Waccamaw: Georgetown,Horry,Williamsburg
Wateree: Clarendon,Kershaw,Lee,Sumter

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