BRFSS Asthma Call-back Survey Prevalence TABLE 15

TABLE 15. Estimated percent reporting their asthma was caused or made worse by any job for current1 Click here to skip to citation 1 and former2 Click here to skip to citation 2 asthma status among adults3 Click here to skip to citation 3 ever diagnosed with asthma by state/territory - BRFSS Asthma Call-back Survey, United States, 2009
State/Territory Current Former
Sample
size±
% SE§ 95% CI Sample
size
% SE 95% CI
Arizona 110 44.3 8.1 (28.4 - 60.2) 41 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
California 503 36.2 3.0 (30.3 - 42.1) 182 12.6 2.7 (7.3 - 17.9)
Connecticut 227 37.6 5.1 (27.6 - 47.6) 106 18.2 5.2 (8.0 - 28.4)
District of Columbia 128 40.0 5.7 (28.8 - 51.2) 58 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Florida 403 57.1 4.8 (47.7 - 66.5) 155 26.8 7.6 (11.9 - 41.7)
Georgia 181 57.9 6.4 (45.4 - 70.4) 62 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Hawaii 264 38.6 4.8 (29.2 - 48.0) 119 21.1 5.9 (9.5 - 32.7)
Illinois 179 44.1 5.3 (33.7 - 54.5) 89 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Indiana 361 46.3 4.3 (37.9 - 54.7) 104 16.1 4.0 (8.3 - 23.9)
Iowa 223 50.3 5.2 (40.1 - 60.5) 98 15.0 4.4 (6.4 - 23.6)
Kansas 800 46.5 2.9 (40.8 - 52.2) 262 24.1 3.9 (16.5 - 31.7)
Louisiana 191 41.1 6.8 (27.8 - 54.4) 77 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Maine 216 46.1 5.3 (35.7 - 56.5) 65 17.8 5.1 (7.8 - 27.8)
Maryland 258 47.1 5.8 (35.7 - 58.5) 105 17.9 4.6 (8.9 - 26.9)
Massachusetts 208 46.6 5.9 (35.0 - 58.2) 77 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Michigan 449 52.1 3.8 (44.7 - 59.5) 154 17.6 3.9 (10.0 - 25.2)
Montana 300 47.7 5.0 (37.9 - 57.5) 120 19.8 4.1 (11.8 - 27.8)
Nebraska 521 44.5 4.2 (36.3 - 52.7) 184 25.9 6.3 (13.6 - 38.2)
Nevada 127 58.0 8.6 (41.1 - 74.9) 38 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
New Hampshire 244 36.6 4.7 (27.4 - 45.8) 81 22.8 6.8 (9.5 - 36.1)
New Jersey 341 46.5 4.6 (37.5 - 55.5) 132 14.8 3.9 (7.2 - 22.4)
New Mexico 189 53.5 5.3 (43.1 - 63.9) 86 25.5 7.4 (11.0 - 40.0)
New York 295 44.4 5.3 (34.0 - 54.8) 98 19.5 5.5 (8.7 - 30.3)
North Dakota 178 49.4 5.4 (38.8 - 60.0) 49 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Ohio 258 44.4 5.3 (34.0 - 54.8) 102 12.1 3.5 (5.2 - 19.0)
Oklahoma 266 64.7 4.3 (56.3 - 73.1) 97 18.0 4.3 (9.6 - 26.4)
Oregon 136 48.6 6.3 (36.3 - 60.9) 64 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Rhode Island 287 43.0 4.9 (33.4 - 52.6) 83 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Texas 448 41.7 4.7 (32.5 - 50.9) 186 12.7 3.4 (6.0 - 19.4)
Utah 425 39.2 3.4 (32.5 - 45.9) 196 20.6 5.0 (10.8 - 30.4)
Vermont 325 42.7 4.9 (33.1 - 52.3) 97 22.4 5.2 (12.2 - 32.6)
Virginia 182 44.5 5.8 (33.1 - 55.9) 63 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Washington 470 36.6 3.5 (29.7 - 43.5) 235 18.0 3.4 (11.3 - 24.7)
West Virginia 235 51.7 5.0 (41.9 - 61.5) 54 29.1 7.5 (14.4 - 43.8)
Wisconsin 217 44.9 5.9 (33.3 - 56.5) 62 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Puerto Rico 152 51.3 5.7 (40.1 - 62.5) 173 30.1 4.9 (20.5 - 39.7)
36 state total 10,297 45.2 1.1 (43.0 - 47.4) 3,954 17.0 1.2 (14.6 - 19.4)
Median   45.5       18.9    
Range   36.2-64.7       12.1-30.1    

1 "Yes" response to "Do you still have asthma?"

2 "No" response to "Do you still have asthma?"

3 Aged ≥ 18 years

± Sample size excludes "DK/Refused"

§ Standard error

Confidence interval

N/A: Estimate not available (N/A) if the unweighted sample size for the denominator was < 50 or if the relative standard error was > 0.30