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, 2008
State/Territory Active Inactive
Sample
size
% SE 95% CI Sample
size
% SE 95% CI
Arizona 155 36.2 8.5 (19.5 - 52.9) 46 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
California 443 32.0 3.1 (25.9 - 38.1) 156 22.3 4.1 (14.3 - 30.3)
Connecticut 253 42.3 5.1 (32.3 - 52.3) 103 28.9 6.6 (16.0 - 41.8)
District of Columbia 160 48.3 5.9 (36.7 - 59.9) 78 29.3 6.6 (16.4 - 42.2)
Florida 345 36.0 5.1 (26.0 - 46.0) 112 26.4 6.4 (13.9 - 38.9)
Georgia 226 46.5 6.4 (34.0 - 59.0) 46 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Hawaii 324 43.2 4.2 (35.0 - 51.4) 152 26.6 5.2 (16.4 - 36.8)
Illinois 258 46.6 4.5 (37.8 - 55.4) 58 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Indiana 259 42.2 4.5 (33.4 - 51.0) 62 32.4 9.5 (13.8 - 51.0)
Iowa 255 32.4 4.7 (23.2 - 41.6) 74 23.9 5.8 (12.5 - 35.3)
Kansas 440 30.6 3.1 (24.5 - 36.7) 119 20.6 5.8 (9.2 - 32.0)
Maine 425 45.3 3.4 (38.6 - 52.0) 128 28.3 5.6 (17.3 - 39.3)
Maryland 352 49.6 4.1 (41.6 - 57.6) 132 39.4 7.8 (24.1 - 54.7)
Massachusetts 333 37.1 4.4 (28.5 - 45.7) 81 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Michigan 562 45.4 3.7 (38.1 - 52.7) 127 26.5 6.9 (13.0 - 40.0)
Missouri 266 31.8 4.6 (22.8 - 40.8) 63 41.2 9.1 (23.4 - 59.0)
Montana 244 41.9 4.8 (32.5 - 51.3) 85 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Nebraska 615 42.2 4.4 (33.6 - 50.8) 179 26.5 6.0 (14.7 - 38.3)
Nevada 210 40.6 5.9 (29.0 - 52.2) 74 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
New Hampshire 356 45.0 3.5 (38.1 - 51.9) 100 28.5 5.8 (17.1 - 39.9)
New Jersey 358 47.9 4.5 (39.1 - 56.7) 106 32.2 8.5 (15.5 - 48.9)
New Mexico 288 36.7 4.9 (27.1 - 46.3) 101 24.3 6.1 (12.3 - 36.3)
New York 358 37.1 3.7 (29.8 - 44.4) 113 21.3 5.5 (10.5 - 32.1)
North Dakota 211 38.1 5.1 (28.1 - 48.1) 68 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Ohio 382 38.0 4.4 (29.4 - 46.6) 90 36.0 8.2 (19.9 - 52.1)
Oklahoma 300 43.7 4.2 (35.5 - 51.9) 92 27.2 6.9 (13.7 - 40.7)
Oregon 300 41.4 4.5 (32.6 - 50.2) 131 25.8 4.9 (16.2 - 35.4)
Rhode Island 303 35.0 4.4 (26.4 - 43.6) 80 12.6 3.6 (5.5 - 19.7)
Texas 424 37.6 5.0 (27.8 - 47.4) 152 31.7 6.5 (19.0 - 44.4)
Utah 248 41.8 4.8 (32.4 - 51.2) 103 18.8 5.3 (8.4 - 29.2)
Vermont 428 39.0 3.0 (33.1 - 44.9) 128 23.8 4.4 (15.2 - 32.4)
Virginia 235 38.3 6.0 (26.5 - 50.1) 83 27.3 7.1 (13.4 - 41.2)
Washington 560 40.1 3.4 (33.4 - 46.8) 202 31.0 6.7 (17.9 - 44.1)
West Virginia 264 34.8 3.7 (27.5 - 42.1) 53 30.6 8.8 (13.4 - 47.8)
Wisconsin 248 46.6 5.5 (35.8 - 57.4) 64 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
35 areas total 11,388 39.1 1.1 (36.9 - 41.3) 3,541 26.3 1.6 (23.2 - 29.4)
Median   40.6       27.2    
Range   30.6-49.6       12.6-41.2    

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