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Multiple Year (2006 ~ 2010) Child Asthma Call-back Survey Prevalence Tables

TABLE 8b. Estimated percent advised to make environmental changes for active1 and inactive2 asthma status among children3 ever diagnosed with asthma by state/territory – BRFSS Asthma Call-back Survey, United States, 2006-2010
State/Territory Active Inactive
Sample
size±
% SE§ 95% CI Sample
size
% SE 95% CI
Arizona 149 36.0 6.2 (23.8 – 48.2) 46 N/A N/A (N/A – N/A)
California 215 42.6 4.6 (33.6 – 51.6) 62 35.7 9.7 (16.7 – 54.7)
Connecticut 424 46.3 3.2 (40.0 – 52.6) 119 40.6 5.5 (29.8 – 51.4)
District of Columbia 147 53.8 5.1 (43.8 – 63.8) 32 53.5 12.7 (28.6 – 78.4)
Georgia 415 40.1 3.3 (33.6 – 46.6) 123 33.9 5.9 (22.3 – 45.5)
Hawaii 452 34.6 2.8 (29.1 – 40.1) 242 28.1 3.7 (20.8 – 35.4)
Illinois 200 49.4 4.5 (40.6 – 58.2) 57 47.8 9.2 (29.8 – 65.8)
Indiana 394 42.7 3.4 (36.0 – 49.4) 101 38.6 5.9 (27.0 – 50.2)
Iowa 282 29.4 3.1 (23.3 – 35.5) 91 27.0 5.4 (16.4 – 37.6)
Kansas 675 39.9 2.3 (35.4 – 44.4) 150 33.2 4.9 (23.6 – 42.8)
Louisiana 121 35.2 4.9 (25.6 – 44.8) 39 45.6 8.9 (28.2 – 63.0)
Maine 342 39.7 3.1 (33.6 – 45.8) 92 37.8 6.3 (25.5 – 50.1)
Maryland 473 39.1 2.9 (33.4 – 44.8) 139 26.8 4.6 (17.8 – 35.8)
Massachusetts 318 44.3 4.0 (36.5 – 52.1) 95 31.9 6.4 (19.4 – 44.4)
Michigan 546 50.2 2.8 (44.7 – 55.7) 130 34.6 6.2 (22.4 – 46.8)
Mississippi 95 61.8 6.5 (49.1 – 74.5) 16 58.5 13.1 (32.8 – 84.2)
Missouri 258 49.0 4.7 (39.8 – 58.2) 68 43.0 7.7 (27.9 – 58.1)
Montana 255 37.2 3.8 (29.8 – 44.6) 81 21.8 5.4 (11.2 – 32.4)
Nebraska 552 39.2 3.7 (31.9 – 46.5) 162 29.5 6.1 (17.5 – 41.5)
New Hampshire 176 44.2 4.4 (35.6 – 52.8) 53 39.1 7.8 (23.8 – 54.4)
New Jersey 350 39.5 3.8 (32.1 – 46.9) 108 35.1 6.5 (22.4 – 47.8)
New Mexico 267 34.2 4.2 (26.0 – 42.4) 85 22.9 5.6 (11.9 – 33.9)
New York 343 49.2 3.7 (41.9 – 56.5) 94 34.8 6.3 (22.5 – 47.1)
North Dakota 124 41.4 5.1 (31.4 – 51.4) 36 N/A N/A (N/A – N/A)
Ohio 265 42.7 4.4 (34.1 – 51.3) 79 N/A N/A (N/A – N/A)
Oklahoma 261 31.6 3.4 (24.9 – 38.3) 70 41.2 6.9 (27.7 – 54.7)
Oregon 226 30.2 3.4 (23.5 – 36.9) 100 38.4 5.8 (27.0 – 49.8)
Pennsylvania 158 40.0 5.3 (29.6 – 50.4) 50 26.9 7.8 (11.6 – 42.2)
Rhode Island 188 41.4 4.2 (33.2 – 49.6) 48 31.2 8.0 (15.5 – 46.9)
Texas 573 35.3 3.2 (29.0 – 41.6) 200 40.0 5.3 (29.6 – 50.4)
Utah 423 26.6 2.8 (21.1 – 32.1) 144 26.2 5.2 (16.0 – 36.4)
Vermont 448 42.3 2.8 (36.8 – 47.8) 147 38.0 4.5 (29.2 – 46.8)
Virginia 100 43.1 8.0 (27.4 – 58.8) 41 N/A N/A (N/A – N/A)
Washington 398 37.4 3.2 (31.1 – 43.7) 193 37.0 4.5 (28.2 – 45.8)
West Virginia 223 39.0 3.8 (31.6 – 46.4) 49 22.5 6.4 (10.0 – 35.0)
Wisconsin 207 34.4 4.3 (26.0 – 42.8) 64 33.4 7.3 (19.1 – 47.7)
36 state total 11,043 41.9 1.1 (39.7 – 44.1) 3,406 34.3 2.0 (30.4 – 38.2)
Median 40.0 35.0
Range 26.6-61.8 21.8-58.5

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 is for multiple years of participation. Responses of “Don’t Know” and “Refused” are excluded.

§ 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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