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2001 National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) Data

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 Table 4-2
Standard Errors for Current Asthma Prevalence Percents
by Age, United States: National Health Interview Survey, 2001
    
Age
All agesChildrenAdults 
15 - 19
 
TotalAge <18Age 18+0 - 4 5 - 14 15 - 1915 - 1718 - 1920 - 3435 - 6465 + 
            
Total:0.14  0.31  0.17  0.41  0.47  0.63  0.74  1.17  0.31  0.23  0.35  
Male0.20  0.45  0.22  0.62  0.67  0.90  0.99  1.72  0.42  0.29  0.52  
Female0.21  0.41  0.25  0.55  0.58  0.90  1.05  1.60  0.49  0.33  0.47  
            
White Non-Hispanic: 0.18  0.40  0.21  0.54  0.61  0.79  0.89  1.55  0.42  0.29  0.38  
Male0.25  0.55  0.27  0.86  0.83  1.16  1.19  2.38  0.54  0.35  0.51  
Female0.27  0.55  0.31  0.60  0.80  1.10  1.26  1.98  0.69  0.41  0.53  
            
Black Non-Hispanic: 0.42  0.91  0.41  1.50  1.29  1.54  1.97  2.56  0.76  0.59  0.96  
Male0.54  1.29  0.51  2.22  1.96  1.72  2.29  2.58  1.05  0.67  1.60  
Female0.59  1.08  0.66  2.10  1.36  2.31  2.93  4.45  1.14  0.89  1.29  
            
Other races Non-Hispanic: 0.71  1.57  0.73  1.96  1.90  3.65  5.82  3.64  1.52  0.88  3.24  
Male1.19  2.83  1.23  3.04  3.72  5.73  9.67  2.63  2.71  1.02  6.70  
Female0.75  1.21  1.01  2.29  1.45  4.05  3.97  7.68  1.26  1.45  1.61  
            
Hispanic:0.33  0.53  0.38  0.86  0.73  1.53  1.62  2.96  0.52  0.58  1.23  
Male0.46  0.81  0.51  1.05  1.21  2.27  1.88  5.07  0.57  0.57  2.54  
Female0.44  0.71  0.54  1.29  0.83  1.96  2.62  2.89  0.83  0.95  1.03  
            
Puerto Rican:ª1.51  2.06  1.79  3.69  3.33  5.80  5.59  10.84  3.06  2.22  6.39  
Male2.24  3.21  2.69  5.13  4.95  6.14  4.98  15.59  4.11  3.35  11.71  
Female1.96  3.12  2.42  4.99  4.89  8.85  10.28  15.55  4.46  3.30  4.89  
            
Mexican/Mexican-American:ª0.33  0.59  0.35  0.98  0.79  1.13  1.63  1.37  0.44  0.57  1.49  
Male0.47  0.90  0.43  0.99  1.41  1.54  2.43  0.00  0.55  0.65  2.95  
Female0.43  0.70  0.52  1.59  0.76  1.61  1.89  2.85  0.67  0.92  1.33  
            
Residence - MSA Size:           
5,000,000 or more0.38  0.72  0.51  1.34  0.86  2.18  2.69  4.19  0.85  0.74  1.05  
2,500,000 - 4,999,9990.38  0.81  0.48  1.17  1.42  1.54  2.16  2.53  0.99  0.63  0.86  
1,000,000 - 2,499,9990.29  0.64  0.35  0.78  0.89  1.37  1.50  2.98  0.47  0.51  0.55  
500,000 - 999,9990.44  0.88  0.52  1.00  1.29  1.68  2.41  1.72  1.05  0.72  0.76  
250,000 - 499,9990.41  0.77  0.49  1.40  1.18  1.64  2.05  2.04  1.09  0.67  1.02  
Under 250,0000.46  1.08  0.47  1.01  1.73  2.51  1.29  5.77  1.12  0.54  1.36  
Non-MSA0.36  0.72  0.38  1.08  1.11  1.23  1.41  2.00  0.85  0.52  0.85  
            
Ratio of Family Income to           
Poverty Threshold:§           
0 - .990.53  0.94  0.61  1.55  1.24  1.89  3.07  2.11  0.98  0.94  1.60  
1.00 - 2.490.34  0.64  0.39  0.99  0.90  1.28  1.56  2.23  0.65  0.60  0.77  
2.50 - 4.490.32  0.58  0.36  0.70  0.87  1.18  1.16  2.49  0.63  0.49  0.93  
4.50 and above0.28  0.66  0.32  0.69  1.05  1.58  1.55  3.62  0.60  0.43  0.79  
                                  

Source: National Health Interview Survey, National Center for Health Statistics, CDC compiled 7/09/2004

 

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