TABLE 12. Estimated percent missing days of work or usual activity among adults1 with current2 or active3 asthma status by state/territory - BRFSS Asthma Call-back Survey, United States, 2008
State/Territory Current Active
Sample
size
% SE 95% CI Sample
size
% SE 95% CI
Arizona 144 29.6 7.6 (14.7 - 44.5) 150 29.5 7.4 (15.0 - 44.0)
California 406 26.0 3.1 (19.9 - 32.1) 438 25.3 2.9 (19.6 - 31.0)
Connecticut 237 23.2 4.2 (15.0 - 31.4) 250 24.1 4.1 (16.1 - 32.1)
District of Columbia 146 35.1 6.5 (22.4 - 47.8) 159 39.0 6.3 (26.7 - 51.3)
Florida 285 58.4 6.1 (46.4 - 70.4) 318 55.6 5.6 (44.6 - 66.6)
Georgia 194 63.2 5.7 (52.0 - 74.4) 207 61.4 5.7 (50.2 - 72.6)
Hawaii 309 31.3 3.8 (23.9 - 38.7) 319 32.4 3.9 (24.8 - 40.0)
Illinois 226 30.5 4.2 (22.3 - 38.7) 251 26.8 3.8 (19.4 - 34.2)
Indiana 222 33.3 4.0 (25.5 - 41.1) 243 33.1 3.9 (25.5 - 40.7)
Iowa 238 20.1 3.7 (12.8 - 27.4) 246 20.2 3.7 (12.9 - 27.5)
Kansas 390 28.0 3.4 (21.3 - 34.7) 408 27.4 3.3 (20.9 - 33.9)
Maine 387 24.3 3.0 (18.4 - 30.2) 415 23.2 2.8 (17.7 - 28.7)
Maryland 329 32.1 4.0 (24.3 - 39.9) 346 31.9 3.8 (24.5 - 39.3)
Massachusetts 289 37.7 4.9 (28.1 - 47.3) 316 35.4 4.6 (26.4 - 44.4)
Michigan 495 26.2 3.0 (20.3 - 32.1) 540 25.7 2.8 (20.2 - 31.2)
Missouri 230 46.7 6.1 (34.7 - 58.7) 253 41.3 5.7 (30.1 - 52.5)
Montana 233 27.9 4.5 (19.1 - 36.7) 237 29.7 4.8 (20.3 - 39.1)
Nebraska 565 23.8 3.2 (17.5 - 30.1) 598 27.4 3.6 (20.3 - 34.5)
Nevada 187 32.4 5.9 (20.8 - 44.0) 203 32.4 5.8 (21.0 - 43.8)
New Hampshire 318 27.9 3.3 (21.4 - 34.4) 346 27.4 3.2 (21.1 - 33.7)
New Jersey 296 47.7 4.9 (38.1 - 57.3) 327 51.1 4.5 (42.3 - 59.9)
New Mexico 264 34.0 5.2 (23.8 - 44.2) 281 31.9 5.0 (22.1 - 41.7)
New York 302 31.8 3.7 (24.5 - 39.1) 348 29.5 3.4 (22.8 - 36.2)
North Dakota 192 33.4 5.3 (23.0 - 43.8) 199 30.6 4.9 (21.0 - 40.2)
Ohio 336 35.5 5.3 (25.1 - 45.9) 371 33.7 4.9 (24.1 - 43.3)
Oklahoma 271 35.5 4.1 (27.5 - 43.5) 289 35.6 4.0 (27.8 - 43.4)
Oregon 259 27.3 4.1 (19.3 - 35.3) 288 29.2 4.5 (20.4 - 38.0)
Rhode Island 268 28.1 4.2 (19.9 - 36.3) 293 27.7 4.0 (19.9 - 35.5)
Texas 361 33.4 4.4 (24.8 - 42.0) 393 30.1 4.2 (21.9 - 38.3)
Utah 229 34.1 4.4 (25.5 - 42.7) 244 34.1 4.3 (25.7 - 42.5)
Vermont 380 18.6 2.4 (13.9 - 23.3) 420 17.0 2.2 (12.7 - 21.3)
Virginia 210 27.3 4.8 (17.9 - 36.7) 226 27.1 4.6 (18.1 - 36.1)
Washington 486 27.3 3.0 (21.4 - 33.2) 542 24.8 2.7 (19.5 - 30.1)
West Virginia 217 41.4 4.3 (33.0 - 49.8) 235 41.4 4.1 (33.4 - 49.4)
Wisconsin 238 23.0 4.2 (14.8 - 31.2) 247 24.2 4.7 (15.0 - 33.4)
35 areas total 10,139 33.5 1.1 (31.3 - 35.7) 10,946 32.4 1.0 (30.4 - 34.4)
Median   31.3       29.7    
Range   18.6-63.2       17.0-61.4    

1 Aged ≥ 18 years

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

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

Sample size excludes "DK/Refused"

Standard error

Confidence interval