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BRFSS Survey Results 2010 for South Carolina

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Childhood Chronic Conditions

Does the child still have Asthma?*

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,863 185 8.7 7.1-10.7 1,678 91.3 89.3-92.9
GENDER
Male 964 109 9.8 7.6-12.6 855 90.2 87.4-92.4
Female 888 76 7.6 5.3-10.7 812 92.4 89.3-94.7
RACE
White 1,081 65 5.4 3.8- 7.6 1,016 94.6 92.4-96.2
African American 666 106 12.8 9.7-16.7 560 87.2 83.3-90.3
Other 60 7 18.0 7.1-38.6 53 82.0 61.4-92.9
HISPANIC
Yes 57 7 9.7 3.4-24.2 50 90.3 75.8-96.6
No 1,783 175 8.4 6.8-10.4 1,608 91.6 89.6-93.2
AGE
0-4 382 17 4.6 2.5- 8.3 365 95.4 91.7-97.5
5-9 459 67 12.8 9.0-17.8 392 87.2 82.2-91.0
10-14 633 73 9.2 6.6-12.6 560 90.8 87.4-93.4
15-17 389 28 5.7 3.5- 9.2 361 94.3 90.8-96.5
REGION**
Region I 227 17 8.3 4.4-15.3 210 91.7 84.7-95.6
Region II 214 19 7.4 4.2-12.6 195 92.6 87.4-95.8
Region III 271 24 8.5 4.8-14.6 247 91.5 85.4-95.2
Region IV 293 37 12.5 8.2-18.5 256 87.5 81.5-91.8
Region V 214 27 11.6 7.1-18.5 187 88.4 81.5-92.9
Region VI 193 17 9.0 5.0-15.8 176 91.0 84.2-95.0
Region VII 246 22 5.7 2.9-11.0 224 94.3 89.0-97.1
Region VIII 205 22 11.1 6.7-17.8 183 88.9 82.2-93.3

*Asked of respondent with a randomly selected child between the ages of 0 and 17.
*Children without asthma are included in the denominator to estimate current asthma prevalence.

** 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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