BRFSS Asthma Call-back Survey Prevalence TABLE 4b

TABLE 4b. Estimated percent reporting an asthma attack or episode in the past year among adults1 Click here to skip to citation 1 with active2 Click here to skip to citation 2 asthma by state/territory - BRFSS Asthma Call-back Survey, United States, 2010
State/Territory Sample
size±
Attack in past year No attack in past year No symptoms in past year
Sample
size
% SE§ 95% CI Sample
size
% SE 95% CI Sample
size
% SE 95% CI
Alabama 318 177 53.5 4.4 (44.9 - 62.1) 108 36.3 4.3 (27.9 - 44.7) 33 10.2 2.8 (4.7 - 15.7)
Arizona 285 155 51.4 6.2 (39.2 - 63.6) 97 30.9 5.5 (20.1 - 41.7) 33 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
California 545 288 52.8 3.1 (46.7 - 58.9) 205 35.9 3.0 (30.0 - 41.8) 52 11.2 2.2 (6.9 - 15.5)
Connecticut 283 138 49.0 4.9 (39.4 - 58.6) 111 39.7 4.6 (30.7 - 48.7) 34 11.3 3.0 (5.4 - 17.2)
District of Columbia 153 58 41.9 5.5 (31.1 - 52.7) 63 39.8 5.5 (29.0 - 50.6) 32 18.3 4.1 (10.3 - 26.3)
Florida 441 237 54.5 5.1 (44.5 - 64.5) 170 35.5 4.5 (26.7 - 44.3) 34 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Georgia 172 77 44.6 5.3 (34.2 - 55.0) 78 44.3 5.4 (33.7 - 54.9) 17 11.1 3.1 (5.0 - 17.2)
Hawaii 287 125 44.9 4.7 (35.7 - 54.1) 129 47.6 4.6 (38.6 - 56.6) 33 7.5 1.7 (4.2 - 10.8)
Illinois 173 84 43.0 5.3 (32.6 - 53.4) 74 47.6 5.6 (36.6 - 58.6) 15 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Indiana 506 262 56.2 3.3 (49.7 - 62.7) 205 37.3 3.2 (31.0 - 43.6) 39 6.4 1.2 (4.0 - 8.8)
Iowa 271 127 47.7 4.6 (38.7 - 56.7) 111 41.6 4.5 (32.8 - 50.4) 33 10.8 2.2 (6.5 - 15.1)
Kansas 432 218 54.3 4.0 (46.5 - 62.1) 176 36.5 3.8 (29.1 - 43.9) 38 9.3 2.2 (5.0 - 13.6)
Louisiana 204 107 62.2 5.7 (51.0 - 73.4) 73 25.5 4.3 (17.1 - 33.9) 24 12.3 3.6 (5.2 - 19.4)
Maine 477 260 58.2 3.3 (51.7 - 64.7) 169 31.9 3.0 (26.0 - 37.8) 48 9.9 2.2 (5.6 - 14.2)
Maryland 284 113 40.9 5.5 (30.1 - 51.7) 140 48.3 5.3 (37.9 - 58.7) 31 10.8 2.4 (6.1 - 15.5)
Massachusetts 232 112 50.0 5.9 (38.4 - 61.6) 95 39.7 5.7 (28.5 - 50.9) 25 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Michigan 573 286 54.0 3.3 (47.5 - 60.5) 243 41.1 3.2 (34.8 - 47.4) 44 4.9 0.9 (3.1 - 6.7)
Mississippi 343 187 55.8 4.1 (47.8 - 63.8) 135 33.8 3.8 (26.4 - 41.2) 21 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Missouri 281 159 55.7 4.9 (46.1 - 65.3) 102 36.3 4.8 (26.9 - 45.7) 20 8.0 2.3 (3.5 - 12.5)
Montana 336 162 49.0 4.9 (39.4 - 58.6) 150 45.1 4.9 (35.5 - 54.7) 24 5.8 1.6 (2.7 - 8.9)
Nebraska 628 291 48.5 3.8 (41.1 - 55.9) 272 44.8 3.8 (37.4 - 52.2) 65 6.7 1.5 (3.8 - 9.6)
Nevada 169 86 50.2 6.1 (38.2 - 62.2) 69 41.0 6.2 (28.8 - 53.2) 14 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
New Hampshire 305 132 41.9 4.5 (33.1 - 50.7) 141 48.8 4.6 (39.8 - 57.8) 32 9.3 2.3 (4.8 - 13.8)
New Jersey 374 162 38.1 4.1 (30.1 - 46.1) 169 47.0 4.5 (38.2 - 55.8) 43 14.9 3.6 (7.8 - 22.0)
New Mexico 348 173 51.0 4.7 (41.8 - 60.2) 142 40.2 4.7 (31.0 - 49.4) 33 8.8 2.2 (4.5 - 13.1)
New York 143 63 50.8 5.6 (39.8 - 61.8) 63 40.3 5.4 (29.7 - 50.9) 17 8.9 2.6 (3.8 - 14.0)
North Dakota 186 93 45.3 6.5 (32.6 - 58.0) 78 50.2 6.8 (36.9 - 63.5) 15 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Ohio 381 187 51.6 4.3 (43.2 - 60.0) 160 37.8 3.9 (30.2 - 45.4) 34 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Oklahoma 358 192 55.2 4.1 (47.2 - 63.2) 134 32.0 3.5 (25.1 - 38.9) 32 12.8 3.7 (5.5 - 20.1)
Oregon 230 133 63.1 5.0 (53.3 - 72.9) 77 27.8 4.5 (19.0 - 36.6) 20 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Pennsylvania 435 237 52.4 3.5 (45.5 - 59.3) 150 37.6 3.5 (30.7 - 44.5) 48 10.0 1.8 (6.5 - 13.5)
Rhode Island 350 172 50.9 4.2 (42.7 - 59.1) 133 35.6 4.2 (27.4 - 43.8) 45 13.4 2.7 (8.1 - 18.7)
Texas 715 379 55.9 4.5 (47.1 - 64.7) 285 33.2 4.1 (25.2 - 41.2) 51 10.9 3.2 (4.6 - 17.2)
Utah 462 240 51.1 4.0 (43.3 - 58.9) 181 37.0 3.7 (29.7 - 44.3) 41 11.9 2.8 (6.4 - 17.4)
Vermont 430 187 44.1 3.7 (36.8 - 51.4) 207 47.8 3.7 (40.5 - 55.1) 36 8.1 1.8 (4.6 - 11.6)
Washington 686 320 44.1 3.0 (38.2 - 50.0) 298 45.3 3.2 (39.0 - 51.6) 68 10.7 2.0 (6.8 - 14.6)
West Virginia 202 107 53.3 5.1 (43.3 - 63.3) 76 35.2 4.8 (25.8 - 44.6) 19 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Wisconsin 242 123 53.5 5.8 (42.1 - 64.9) 97 37.3 5.5 (26.5 - 48.1) 22 9.2 2.7 (3.9 - 14.5)
Puerto Rico 158 86 53.6 7.2 (39.5 - 67.7) 55 40.5 7.3 (26.2 - 54.8) 17 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
39 state total 13,398 6,695 51.4 1.0 (49.4 - 53.4) 5,421 38.4 1.0 (36.4 - 40.4) 1,282 10.2 0.7 (8.8 - 11.6)
Median     51.1       39.7       10.1    
Range     38.1-63.1       25.5-50.2       4.9-18.3    

1 Aged ≥ 18 years

2 Reported any of the following during the past year: asthma medication use, asthma symptoms, or MD visits for asthma

± 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