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2011 National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) Data

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Table 1-1
Table Lifetime Asthma Population Estimates -- in thousands
by Age, United States: National Health Interview Survey, 2011
 Age (years)
 15-34 

Characteristic†
All ages
Total
Children
Age <18
Adults
Age 18+

 0 - 4

 5 - 14

 15 - 34

 15 - 19

 20 - 24

 25 - 34

 35 - 64

 65+
Total:39,50410,46329,0411,7536,38913,0573,6983,4525,90714,1954,111
    Male18,1035,82112,2829233,6976,6241,9001,9282,7955,4561,403
    Female21,4024,64216,7598302,6926,4331,7981,5243,1128,7382,708
            
White Non-Hispanic:24,8454,99319,8527112,9427,9722,0942,1013,77710,0293,190
    Male11,2622,8068,4553861,7604,0471,0841,1621,8003,9221,147
    Female13,5832,18611,3973261,1823,9261,0109381,9776,1072,043
            
Black Non-Hispanic:6,1232,1194,0034081,3032,2287225749321,732452
    Male2,8321,2031,6292187371,134379316438625118
    Female3,2919172,3741905661,0943432584931,108333
            
Other Non-Hispanic:2,7559001,855172568906274262371893215
    Male1,2435177269034642413716112630678
    Female1,5113831,12982*222483137101245587137
            
Hispanic:5,7822,4523,3304611,5761,9516075168281,540254
    Male2,7661,2951,4712298551,01929928943160360*
    Female3,0161,1561,860232721931308227397937195
            
    Puerto Rican:a1,05545560011426031610434*17829867*
        Male44919026041*10719353***115*89***
        Female60526534073*15312351***6320947*
            
    Mexican/Mexican-American:a3,1561,4551,7012359921,081355319406746102
        Male1,657796861125553596167177251371**
        Female1,499659840110439485188142*15537590
            
Region:           
    Northeast6,8621,8884,9743541,0722,3937225051,1662,259784
    Midwest8,5302,1906,3403231,3692,9908407931,3572,968880
    South14,5444,08810,4567502,4474,4331,2861,1801,9675,4521,461
    West9,5682,2987,2713271,5003,2418509741,4173,515985
            
Ratio of Family Income to           
Poverty Threshold:b           
    0-0.997,9802,8975,0827941,6412,9718941,0561,0212,053520
    1.00-2.4911,7553,4728,2834792,2733,8691,0231,0941,7513,6541,481
    2.50-4.499,5962,3157,2803311,4033,2398877461,6063,4411,182
    4.50 and above10,1741,7788,3951491,0712,9788945561,5285,047929

Notes:

Source: National Health Interview Survey, National Center for Health Statistics, CDC Compiled 1/5/2013

All relative standard errors are <30% unless otherwise indicated.

* Relative standard error of the estimate is 30%-50%; the estimate is unreliable.

** Relative standard error of the estimate exceeds 50%.

Numbers within selected characteristics may not sum to total due to rounding.

a As a subset of Hispanic.

b Missing responses imputed.

 

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