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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 Land Line Sample, United States, 2011

State/Territory Current Active
Sample
size±
% SE§ 95% CI Sample
size
% SE 95% CI
Alabama 172 47.7 6.8 (34.4 - 61.0) 190 49.5 6.3 (37.2 - 61.8)
Arizona 226 44.3 7.3 (30.0 - 58.6) 245 41.8 7.0 (28.1 - 55.5)
California 501 29.8 3.1 (23.7 - 35.9) 530 31.0 2.9 (25.3 - 36.7)
Connecticut 245 38.7 5.9 (27.1 - 50.3) 270 36.8 5.6 (25.8 - 47.8)
District of Columbia 150 43.9 7.4 (29.4 - 58.4) 168 42.1 7.2 (28.0 - 56.2)
Florida 329 38.0 5.4 (27.4 - 48.6) 377 35.4 4.9 (25.8 - 45.0)
Georgia 245 36.4 6.1 (24.4 - 48.4) 255 37.0 6.0 (25.2 - 48.8)
Hawaii 242 24.5 4.6 (15.5 - 33.5) 253 26.3 4.7 (17.1 - 35.5)
Illinois 176 43.1 7.5 (28.4 - 57.8) 187 41.5 7.2 (27.4 - 55.6)
Indiana 315 40.4 4.5 (31.6 - 49.2) 324 41.8 4.5 (33.0 - 50.6)
Iowa 188 32.7 6.2 (20.5 - 44.9) 197 28.6 5.7 (17.4 - 39.8)
Kansas 663 31.5 3.7 (24.2 - 38.8) 703 30.8 3.5 (23.9 - 37.7)
Louisiana 237 37.7 6.8 (24.4 - 51.0) 251 37.0 6.9 (23.5 - 50.5)
Maine 265 29.6 4.2 (21.4 - 37.8) 288 30.3 4.3 (21.9 - 38.7)
Maryland 201 35.1 5.5 (24.3 - 45.9) 215 34.5 5.2 (24.3 - 44.7)
Massachusetts 230 28.5 5.2 (18.3 - 38.7) 243 28.8 5.1 (18.8 - 38.8)
Michigan 484 34.7 4.2 (26.5 - 42.9) 529 32.8 3.9 (25.2 - 40.4)
Mississippi 225 43.1 6.9 (29.6 - 56.6) 241 39.8 6.1 (27.8 - 51.8)
Missouri 208 40.1 5.9 (28.5 - 51.7) 212 40.2 6.0 (28.4 - 52.0)
Montana 324 31.6 5.3 (21.2 - 42.0) 338 30.2 5.1 (20.2 - 40.2)
Nebraska 633 28.1 3.6 (21.0 - 35.2) 681 27.1 3.3 (20.6 - 33.6)
Nevada 129 30.8 9.1 (13.0 - 48.6) 136 29.9 8.7 (12.8 - 47.0)
New Hampshire 212 23.1 4.2 (14.9 - 31.3) 230 26.4 5.3 (16.0 - 36.8)
New Jersey 326 27.7 4.4 (19.1 - 36.3) 348 27.8 4.3 (19.4 - 36.2)
New Mexico 302 35.3 5.2 (25.1 - 45.5) 326 33.9 5.0 (24.1 - 43.7)
New York 126 34.7 6.4 (22.2 - 47.2) 136 35.6 6.1 (23.6 - 47.6)
North Carolina 210 32.2 5.0 (22.4 - 42.0) 221 33.4 5.0 (23.6 - 43.2)
North Dakota 167 31.8 7.2 (17.7 - 45.9) 177 32.4 7.1 (18.5 - 46.3)
Ohio 310 43.6 6.7 (30.5 - 56.7) 321 45.5 6.4 (33.0 - 58.0)
Oklahoma 272 31.3 4.3 (22.9 - 39.7) 287 32.9 4.2 (24.7 - 41.1)
Oregon 171 26.7 5.4 (16.1 - 37.3) 187 25.6 4.9 (16.0 - 35.2)
Pennsylvania 365 35.9 4.3 (27.5 - 44.3) 396 35.9 4.1 (27.9 - 43.9)
Rhode Island 242 32.6 5.4 (22.0 - 43.2) 266 31.1 5.1 (21.1 - 41.1)
Texas 487 41.1 4.6 (32.1 - 50.1) 538 43.0 4.3 (34.6 - 51.4)
Utah 399 25.8 3.9 (18.2 - 33.4) 438 25.8 3.7 (18.5 - 33.1)
Vermont 294 28.2 4.1 (20.2 - 36.2) 303 27.2 4.0 (19.4 - 35.0)
Washington 632 29.6 3.3 (23.1 - 36.1) 634 30.4 3.3 (23.9 - 36.9)
West Virginia 170 50.6 6.1 (38.6 - 62.6) 173 51.9 6.0 (40.1 - 63.7)
Wisconsin 232 32.3 5.4 (21.7 - 42.9) 234 33.6 5.4 (23.0 - 44.2)
Puerto Rico 249 42.2 5.0 (32.4 - 52.0) 276 41.7 4.8 (32.3 - 51.1)
40 state total 11,554 35.5 1.1 (33.3 - 37.7) 12,324 35.6 1.1 (33.4 - 37.8)
Median   33.7       33.5    
Range   23.1-50.6       25.6-51.9    

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
± Landline sample size excludes "DK/Refused"
§ Standard error
Confidence interval

 
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