TABLE 3a. Estimated percent for time since first diagnosis among adults1 with current2 asthma by state/territory - BRFSS Asthma Call-back Survey, United States, 2007
State/Territory Sample
size
5 or fewer years More than 5 years
Sample
size
% SE 95% CI Sample
size
% SE 95% CI
Alaska 97 19 20.0 5.9 (8.4 - 31.6) 78 80.0 5.9 (68.4 - 91.6)
Arizona 164 34 23.2 5.9 (11.6 - 34.8) 130 76.8 5.9 (65.2 - 88.4)
California 197 29 11.1 2.4 (6.4 - 15.8) 168 88.9 2.4 (84.2 - 93.6)
Colorado 269 43 14.0 2.7 (8.7 - 19.3) 226 86.0 2.7 (80.7 - 91.3)
Connecticut 269 50 17.4 3.2 (11.1 - 23.7) 219 82.6 3.2 (76.3 - 88.9)
District of Columbia 118 13 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A) 105 90.3 3.2 (84.0 - 96.6)
Florida 604 79 10.0 2.4 (5.3 - 14.7) 525 90.0 2.4 (85.3 - 94.7)
Georgia 268 46 16.0 2.7 (10.7 - 21.3) 222 84.0 2.7 (78.7 - 89.3)
Hawaii 304 41 13.1 2.7 (7.8 - 18.4) 263 86.9 2.7 (81.6 - 92.2)
Illinois 209 32 14.6 3.0 (8.7 - 20.5) 177 85.4 3.0 (79.5 - 91.3)
Indiana 306 62 20.2 3.3 (13.7 - 26.7) 244 79.8 3.3 (73.3 - 86.3)
Iowa 205 28 13.1 3.9 (5.5 - 20.7) 177 86.9 3.9 (79.3 - 94.5)
Kansas 405 59 11.8 1.9 (8.1 - 15.5) 346 88.2 1.9 (84.5 - 91.9)
Maine 371 58 16.2 2.9 (10.5 - 21.9) 313 83.8 2.9 (78.1 - 89.5)
Maryland 298 56 15.5 2.7 (10.2 - 20.8) 242 84.5 2.7 (79.2 - 89.8)
Massachusetts 181 16 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A) 165 91.7 2.5 (86.8 - 96.6)
Michigan 401 41 9.6 2.6 (4.5 - 14.7) 360 90.4 2.6 (85.3 - 95.5)
Missouri 247 52 23.1 3.9 (15.5 - 30.7) 195 76.9 3.9 (69.3 - 84.5)
Montana 246 27 12.3 3.4 (5.6 - 19.0) 219 87.7 3.4 (81.0 - 94.4)
Nebraska 426 58 13.4 3.1 (7.3 - 19.5) 368 86.6 3.1 (80.5 - 92.7)
Nevada 204 38 15.6 3.1 (9.5 - 21.7) 166 84.4 3.1 (78.3 - 90.5)
New Hampshire 232 37 13.4 2.8 (7.9 - 18.9) 195 86.6 2.8 (81.1 - 92.1)
New Mexico 244 32 10.7 2.3 (6.2 - 15.2) 212 89.3 2.3 (84.8 - 93.8)
New York 284 40 15.4 3.1 (9.3 - 21.5) 244 84.6 3.1 (78.5 - 90.7)
Ohio 409 92 18.7 2.6 (13.6 - 23.8) 317 81.3 2.6 (76.2 - 86.4)
Oklahoma 280 46 15.8 3.0 (9.9 - 21.7) 234 84.2 3.0 (78.3 - 90.1)
Oregon 318 52 22.4 4.4 (13.8 - 31.0) 266 77.6 4.4 (69.0 - 86.2)
Pennsylvania 218 31 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A) 187 88.7 3.4 (82.0 - 95.4)
Texas 267 42 11.6 2.6 (6.5 - 16.7) 225 88.4 2.6 (83.3 - 93.5)
Utah 220 31 15.1 3.1 (9.0 - 21.2) 189 84.9 3.1 (78.8 - 91.0)
Vermont 383 51 14.7 2.6 (9.6 - 19.8) 332 85.3 2.6 (80.2 - 90.4)
Washington 1,548 226 16.4 1.8 (12.9 - 19.9) 1,322 83.6 1.8 (80.1 - 87.1)
West Virginia 254 54 17.6 2.8 (12.1 - 23.1) 200 82.4 2.8 (76.9 - 87.9)
Wisconsin 234 42 16.7 3.4 (10.0 - 23.4) 192 83.3 3.4 (76.6 - 90.0)
34 areas total 10,680 1,657 14.1 0.7 (12.7 - 15.5) 9,023 85.9 0.7 (84.5 - 87.3)
Median     15.4       85.1    
Range     9.6-23.2       76.8-91.7    

1 Aged ≥ 18 years

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

Sample size excludes "DK/Refused"

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