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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 Land Line Sample, United States, 2011

State/Territory Active Inactive
Sample
size±
% SE§ 95% CI Sample
size
% SE 95% CI
Alabama 213 37.4 7.0 (23.7 - 51.1) 36 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Arizona 251 25.0 5.6 (14.0 - 36.0) 79 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
California 536 40.0 3.3 (33.5 - 46.5) 182 25.1 5.6 (14.1 - 36.1)
Connecticut 277 41.9 5.3 (31.5 - 52.3) 63 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
District of Columbia 170 60.9 6.5 (48.2 - 73.6) 49 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Florida 416 42.1 5.5 (31.3 - 52.9) 114 36.8 9.5 (18.2 - 55.4)
Georgia 275 42.3 5.9 (30.7 - 53.9) 81 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Hawaii 257 33.1 5.1 (23.1 - 43.1) 126 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Illinois 187 42.3 7.1 (28.4 - 56.2) 58 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Indiana 340 48.7 4.5 (39.9 - 57.5) 83 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Iowa 205 34.9 6.2 (22.7 - 47.1) 57 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Kansas 763 36.1 3.5 (29.2 - 43.0) 212 18.4 4.2 (10.2 - 26.6)
Louisiana 284 34.9 6.4 (22.4 - 47.4) 97 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Maine 295 40.2 4.6 (31.2 - 49.2) 59 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Maryland 227 40.7 5.2 (30.5 - 50.9) 66 21.7 6.4 (9.2 - 34.2)
Massachusetts 250 38.0 6.2 (25.8 - 50.2) 65 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Michigan 545 51.1 4.1 (43.1 - 59.1) 98 33.4 9.9 (14.0 - 52.8)
Mississippi 278 40.8 5.8 (29.4 - 52.2) 74 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Missouri 222 35.2 5.4 (24.6 - 45.8) 59 56.1 11.5 (33.6 - 78.6)
Montana 355 30.7 4.4 (22.1 - 39.3) 93 28.8 7.0 (15.1 - 42.5)
Nebraska 721 29.5 3.4 (22.8 - 36.2) 208 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Nevada 141 37.7 8.7 (20.6 - 54.8) 33 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
New Hampshire 240 34.9 6.4 (22.4 - 47.4) 50 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
New Jersey 369 38.9 5.2 (28.7 - 49.1) 89 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
New Mexico 340 34.6 4.9 (25.0 - 44.2) 72 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
New York 147 54.2 6.2 (42.0 - 66.4) 42 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
North Carolina 244 38.9 5.6 (27.9 - 49.9) 62 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
North Dakota 185 25.7 4.9 (16.1 - 35.3) 49 51.8 14.2 (24.0 - 79.6)
Ohio 339 43.0 5.9 (31.4 - 54.6) 70 37.8 10.6 (17.0 - 58.6)
Oklahoma 314 37.9 4.4 (29.3 - 46.5) 84 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Oregon 199 28.6 5.2 (18.4 - 38.8) 55 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Pennsylvania 410 43.0 4.2 (34.8 - 51.2) 102 40.7 9.6 (21.9 - 59.5)
Rhode Island 271 32.0 4.4 (23.4 - 40.6) 64 27.3 7.0 (13.6 - 41.0)
Texas 568 36.8 3.8 (29.4 - 44.2) 186 16.0 4.8 (6.6 - 25.4)
Utah 455 27.8 4.1 (19.8 - 35.8) 142 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Vermont 317 36.4 4.3 (28.0 - 44.8) 107 32.1 7.5 (17.4 - 46.8)
Washington 671 43.6 3.3 (37.1 - 50.1) 257 29.0 5.3 (18.6 - 39.4)
West Virginia 202 37.4 5.3 (27.0 - 47.8) 38 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Wisconsin 244 40.1 6.0 (28.3 - 51.9) 43 N/A N/A (N/A - N/A)
Puerto Rico 322 37.1 4.5 (28.3 - 45.9) 37 59.0 12.1 (35.3 - 82.7)
40 state total 13,045 40.9 1.1 (38.7 - 43.1) 3,541 29.4 2.3 (24.9 - 33.9)
Median   37.8       32.1    
Range   25.0-60.9       16.0-59.0    

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
± Landline 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

 
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