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Multiple Year (2006 ~ 2010) Child Asthma Call-back Survey Prevalence Tables

TABLE 14. Estimated percent who missed days of school or daycare among children1 with current2 asthma status who attended school or daycare in the past year3 by state/territory - BRFSS Asthma Call-back Survey, United States, 2006-2010
State/TerritoryCurrent
Sample
size±
%SE§95% CI
Arizona11546.87.1(32.9 - 60.7)
California16658.05.0(48.2 - 67.8)
Connecticut34140.23.5(33.3 - 47.1)
District of Columbia11151.96.2(39.7 - 64.1)
Georgia34454.43.8(47.0 - 61.8)
Hawaii40344.23.2(37.9 - 50.5)
Illinois16954.64.9(45.0 - 64.2)
Indiana33943.53.5(36.6 - 50.4)
Iowa24937.63.5(30.7 - 44.5)
Kansas59039.02.4(34.3 - 43.7)
Louisiana10261.65.9(50.0 - 73.2)
Maine28339.93.4(33.2 - 46.6)
Maryland37647.63.4(40.9 - 54.3)
Massachusetts26543.84.4(35.2 - 52.4)
Michigan47744.23.0(38.3 - 50.1)
Mississippi7471.25.5(60.4 - 82.0)
Missouri22645.64.8(36.2 - 55.0)
Montana20837.64.3(29.2 - 46.0)
Nebraska48244.14.0(36.3 - 51.9)
New Hampshire14837.14.9(27.5 - 46.7)
New Jersey29357.24.1(49.2 - 65.2)
New Mexico23543.34.4(34.7 - 51.9)
New York27747.44.0(39.6 - 55.2)
North Dakota10046.75.8(35.3 - 58.1)
Ohio21746.34.8(36.9 - 55.7)
Oklahoma24743.13.7(35.8 - 50.4)
Oregon19039.74.6(30.7 - 48.7)
Pennsylvania13239.15.6(28.1 - 50.1)
Rhode Island15541.35.1(31.3 - 51.3)
Texas47053.93.6(46.8 - 61.0)
Utah35741.83.7(34.5 - 49.1)
Vermont38635.23.0(29.3 - 41.1)
Virginia8460.17.5(45.4 - 74.8)
Washington34133.23.3(26.7 - 39.7)
West Virginia19454.44.1(46.4 - 62.4)
Wisconsin13841.86.2(29.6 - 54.0)
36 state total9,28449.61.1(47.4 - 51.8)
Median 44.2  
Range 33.2-71.2  

1 Aged < 18 years

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

3 Attended school or daycare. Home Schooled are included.

± Sample size is for multiple years of participation. Responses of “Don’t Know” and “Refused” are excluded.

§ Standard error

Confidence interval

 
  • Page last reviewed: September 30, 2012
  • Page last updated: September 30, 2012
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