TABLE 8b. Estimated percent advised to make environmental changes for active1 and inactive2 asthma status among adults3 ever diagnosed with asthma by state/territory - BRFSS Asthma Call-back Survey, United States, 2007
State/Territory Active Inactive
Sample
size
% SE 95% CI Sample
size
% SE 95% CI
Alaska 114 30.8 5.9 (19.2 - 42.4) 45 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Arizona 178 45.8 7.3 (31.5 - 60.1) 39 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
California 216 46.9 5.7 (35.7 - 58.1) 70 21.4 6.3 (9.1 - 33.7)
Colorado 292 43.0 4.2 (34.8 - 51.2) 94 25.7 6.1 (13.7 - 37.7)
Connecticut 287 40.0 5.0 (30.2 - 49.8) 97 35.8 7.4 (21.3 - 50.3)
District of Columbia 134 48.3 5.6 (37.3 - 59.3) 54 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Florida 661 35.2 4.5 (26.4 - 44.0) 238 26.8 6.8 (13.5 - 40.1)
Georgia 300 39.4 3.9 (31.8 - 47.0) 86 18.1 5.1 (8.1 - 28.1)
Hawaii 310 36.9 4.3 (28.5 - 45.3) 184 14.1 3.3 (7.6 - 20.6)
Illinois 228 54.0 4.6 (45.0 - 63.0) 52 31.4 8.2 (15.3 - 47.5)
Indiana 318 41.9 4.0 (34.1 - 49.7) 71 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Iowa 219 29.8 4.4 (21.2 - 38.4) 68 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Kansas 427 37.4 3.7 (30.1 - 44.7) 118 32.5 7.0 (18.8 - 46.2)
Maine 387 39.6 3.9 (32.0 - 47.2) 81 24.8 5.8 (13.4 - 36.2)
Maryland 334 39.8 3.7 (32.5 - 47.1) 107 32.7 6.2 (20.5 - 44.9)
Massachusetts 196 46.6 6.4 (34.1 - 59.1) 45 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Michigan 440 46.6 3.7 (39.3 - 53.9) 109 34.3 7.1 (20.4 - 48.2)
Missouri 247 38.7 4.8 (29.3 - 48.1) 62 31.3 7.9 (15.8 - 46.8)
Montana 251 40.4 4.8 (31.0 - 49.8) 71 44.3 8.8 (27.1 - 61.5)
Nebraska 444 42.2 5.2 (32.0 - 52.4) 125 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Nevada 223 44.5 5.2 (34.3 - 54.7) 85 24.1 6.6 (11.2 - 37.0)
New Hampshire 249 45.4 4.2 (37.2 - 53.6) 75 35.2 7.3 (20.9 - 49.5)
New Mexico 282 35.6 4.0 (27.8 - 43.4) 96 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
New York 315 48.0 3.9 (40.4 - 55.6) 68 29.3 8.3 (13.0 - 45.6)
Ohio 441 40.8 4.0 (33.0 - 48.6) 116 18.1 4.3 (9.7 - 26.5)
Oklahoma 287 32.5 3.8 (25.1 - 39.9) 99 27.3 6.7 (14.2 - 40.4)
Oregon 341 44.1 4.2 (35.9 - 52.3) 145 26.2 5.3 (15.8 - 36.6)
Pennsylvania 244 47.7 5.1 (37.7 - 57.7) 60 25.4 6.8 (12.1 - 38.7)
Texas 291 36.5 4.2 (28.3 - 44.7) 101 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Utah 233 25.6 3.7 (18.3 - 32.9) 104 18.3 4.5 (9.5 - 27.1)
Vermont 402 44.2 3.3 (37.7 - 50.7) 127 33.1 5.9 (21.5 - 44.7)
Washington 1,697 41.7 2.0 (37.8 - 45.6) 627 24.7 2.6 (19.6 - 29.8)
West Virginia 264 37.6 4.3 (29.2 - 46.0) 61 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Wisconsin 263 30.1 4.5 (21.3 - 38.9) 52 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
34 areas total 11,515 42.8 1.3 (40.3 - 45.3) 3,632 26.7 2.2 (22.4 - 31.0)
Median   40.6       26.8    
Range   25.6-54.0       14.1-44.3    

1 Reported any of the following during the past year: asthma medication use, asthma symptoms, or MD visits for asthma

2 Reported none of the following during the past year: asthma medication use, asthma symptoms, or MD visits for asthma

3 Aged ≥ 18 years

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