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

TABLE 4a. Estimated percent reporting an asthma attack or episode in the past year among children with current asthma by state/territory - BRFSS Asthma Call-back Survey, United States, 2006-2010
State/TerritorySample
size±
Attack in past yearNo attack in past yearNo symptoms in past year
Sample
size
%SE§95% CISample
size
%SE95% CISample
size
%SE95% CI
Arizona1267661.76.8(48.4 - 75.0)3721.04.6(12.0 - 30.0)13N/AN/A(N/A - N/A)
California17810560.44.9(50.8 - 70.0)5029.84.8(20.4 - 39.2)239.82.7(4.5 - 15.1)
Connecticut35820156.23.5(49.3 - 63.1)10426.03.1(19.9 - 32.1)5317.72.8(12.2 - 23.2)
District of Columbia1216552.85.9(41.2 - 64.4)4132.15.1(22.1 - 42.1)15N/AN/A(N/A - N/A)
Georgia35521356.43.8(49.0 - 63.8)10333.13.7(25.8 - 40.4)3910.52.2(6.2 - 14.8)
Hawaii42618344.53.1(38.4 - 50.6)14633.83.0(27.9 - 39.7)9721.72.6(16.6 - 26.8)
Illinois1729759.64.8(50.2 - 69.0)5429.84.5(21.0 - 38.6)2110.62.6(5.5 - 15.7)
Indiana35120958.83.5(51.9 - 65.7)11133.13.3(26.6 - 39.6)318.11.9(4.4 - 11.8)
Iowa25312652.83.6(45.7 - 59.9)8434.73.5(27.8 - 41.6)4312.52.1(8.4 - 16.6)
Kansas60031553.22.4(48.5 - 57.9)20433.32.2(29.0 - 37.6)8113.51.8(10.0 - 17.0)
Louisiana1065448.85.9(37.2 - 60.4)3841.45.9(29.8 - 53.0)149.82.8(4.3 - 15.3)
Maine29416758.13.3(51.6 - 64.6)9530.03.0(24.1 - 35.9)3211.92.3(7.4 - 16.4)
Maryland39424062.23.1(56.1 - 68.3)10126.82.9(21.1 - 32.5)5311.01.9(7.3 - 14.7)
Massachusetts27314152.34.4(43.7 - 60.9)9533.54.0(25.7 - 41.3)3714.23.6(7.1 - 21.3)
Michigan48828558.73.0(52.8 - 64.6)12525.22.5(20.3 - 30.1)7816.12.3(11.6 - 20.6)
Mississippi814757.17.4(42.6 - 71.6)2837.57.4(23.0 - 52.0)6N/AN/A(N/A - N/A)
Missouri23413156.94.7(47.7 - 66.1)8131.84.0(24.0 - 39.6)22N/AN/A(N/A - N/A)
Montana21512860.74.2(52.5 - 68.9)6126.93.7(19.6 - 34.2)2612.42.8(6.9 - 17.9)
Nebraska48424352.43.8(45.0 - 59.8)16332.43.7(25.1 - 39.7)7815.23.0(9.3 - 21.1)
New Hampshire1548455.44.8(46.0 - 64.8)5335.44.8(26.0 - 44.8)179.12.5(4.2 - 14.0)
New Jersey30415246.54.0(38.7 - 54.3)10433.63.9(26.0 - 41.2)4819.93.4(13.2 - 26.6)
New Mexico24112455.84.3(47.4 - 64.2)7929.33.8(21.9 - 36.7)3814.93.1(8.8 - 21.0)
New York28715858.94.0(51.1 - 66.7)9531.63.8(24.2 - 39.0)349.61.9(5.9 - 13.3)
North Dakota1026162.95.5(52.1 - 73.7)2826.85.0(17.0 - 36.6)1310.23.0(4.3 - 16.1)
Ohio22912257.04.6(48.0 - 66.0)7630.74.8(21.3 - 40.1)3112.33.3(5.8 - 18.8)
Oklahoma25514158.33.8(50.9 - 65.7)7930.63.6(23.5 - 37.7)3511.12.0(7.2 - 15.0)
Oregon19610256.34.3(47.9 - 64.7)5625.93.7(18.6 - 33.2)3817.83.1(11.7 - 23.9)
Pennsylvania1347355.85.8(44.4 - 67.2)4635.15.5(24.3 - 45.9)159.12.7(3.8 - 14.4)
Rhode Island1619456.35.0(46.5 - 66.1)4124.74.1(16.7 - 32.7)2619.04.4(10.4 - 27.6)
Texas49228956.53.8(49.1 - 63.9)14132.33.7(25.0 - 39.6)6211.22.1(7.1 - 15.3)
Utah37824665.83.5(58.9 - 72.7)8722.73.2(16.4 - 29.0)4511.52.0(7.6 - 15.4)
Vermont39419954.13.0(48.2 - 60.0)14132.72.7(27.4 - 38.0)5413.21.9(9.5 - 16.9)
Virginia885060.78.9(43.3 - 78.1)2730.78.9(13.3 - 48.1)11N/AN/A(N/A - N/A)
Washington33918855.93.5(49.0 - 62.8)10029.33.0(23.4 - 35.2)5114.72.8(9.2 - 20.2)
West Virginia20411256.34.0(48.5 - 64.1)7236.43.9(28.8 - 44.0)207.31.8(3.8 - 10.8)
Wisconsin1438865.45.0(55.6 - 75.2)3922.94.2(14.7 - 31.1)1611.73.2(5.4 - 18.0)
36 state total9,6105,30957.51.1(55.3 - 59.7)2,98530.81.1(28.6 - 33.0)1,31611.70.6(10.5 - 12.9)
Median  56.5   31.2   11.9  
Range  44.5-65.8   21.0-41.4   7.3-21.7  

1 Aged < 18 years

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

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

§ 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

 
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