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2002 Adult Asthma Data: Prevalence Tables and Maps

Table K1
Child Current Asthma Prevalence Rate (Percent) and Prevalence (Number) by State: BRFSS 2002
StateSample
Size
Prevalence
(percent)
Standard
Error
95% CI*
(percent)
Prevalence
(number)
95% CI*
(number)
25 State Total**41,4657.60.19(7.3 - 8.0)2,734,202(2,597,367 - 2,871,038)
AL1,0447.60.68(6.3 - 9.0)82,083(67,543 - 96,622)
AK1,1775.50.77(4.0 - 7.0)10,136(7,303 - 12,968)
CA1,6237.40.54(6.3 - 8.4)662,221(564,847 - 759,595)
DE1,4068.10.69(6.7 - 9.4)15,403(12,760 - 18,046)
HI2,3149.70.63(8.4 - 10.9)28,444(24,786 - 32,102)
IN2,1617.70.50(6.8 - 8.7)116,500(101,073 - 131,926)
IA1,1825.00.54(3.9 - 6.0)35,384(27,551 - 43,217)
LA1,8817.10.51(6.1 - 8.1)83,244(71,294 - 95,195)
MA2,2669.10.56(8.0 - 10.2)116,255(101,811 - 130,698)
MI2,1388.90.54(7.8 - 9.9)220,027(192,767 - 247,287)
MS1,4697.50.60(6.3 - 8.6)55,228(46,279 - 64,177)
NH1,8147.20.51(6.2 - 8.2)21,379(18,362 - 24,395)
NJ2,0948.91.27(6.4 - 11.4)168,546(119,378 - 217,714)
NC2,3189.10.69(7.8 - 10.5)174,834(148,959 - 200,709)
ND9755.00.51(4.0 - 6.1)7,718(6,168 - 9,269)
OH1,3846.60.66(5.3 - 7.9)182,089(146,201 - 217,976)
OK2,2038.60.55(7.5 - 9.6)75,535(65,966 - 85,103)
OR1,0516.10.64(4.8 - 7.4)49,928(39,452 - 60,404)
RI1,2999.20.71(7.8 - 10.6)21,531(18,184 - 24,879)
SC1,5328.40.71(7.0 - 9.8)78,614(65,497 - 91,731)
SD1,5824.30.41(3.5 - 5.1)8,400(6,813 - 9,987)
TX2,4237.70.47(6.8 - 8.6)422,524(371,686 - 473,362)
VT1,4417.80.68(6.4 - 9.1)11,058(9,132 - 12,984)
WI1,5026.20.51(5.2 - 7.2)78,460(65,643 - 91,278)
WY1,1866.90.63(5.7 - 8.2)8,662(7,085 - 10,239)
       
IL***1,0366.40.68(5.0 - 7.7)207,709***(162,273 - 249,900)***

Notes:

* CI denotes confidence interval.

** 25 state total excludes Illinois.

*** The prevalence (number) and 95% confidence interval (number) for Illinois were calculated differently from other states. See technical information for details.

 
  • Page last reviewed: April 24, 2009
  • Page last updated: April 27, 2009
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