Percentage of Children with Current Asthma

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 245 9.1 0.7 7.8 10.4
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 137 10.1 1.0 8.2 12.1
Female 108 8.2 0.9 6.5 9.9
AGE GROUP . . . . .
0-4 years 31 4.3 0.8 2.7 6.0
5-9 years 47 7.6 1.2 5.2 10.0
10-14 years 90 13.0 1.5 10.1 16.0
15-17 years 68 13.9 1.9 10.2 17.7
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 26 8.1 2.3 3.7 12.5
Non-Hispanic 219 9.3 0.7 8.0 10.7
RACE . . . . .
White 0 . . 0.0 .
Black or African American 0 . . 0.0 .
Other 0 . . 0.0 .
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 13 12.7 4.3 4.3 21.2
$15,000 - $24,999 35 9.9 1.8 6.3 13.5
$25,000 - $34,999 16 6.6 1.8 3.0 10.2
$35,000 - $49,999 28 8.0 1.9 4.2 11.7
$50,000+ 134 9.5 0.9 7.8 11.3
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 8 5.1 1.9 1.4 8.7
Rural 27 9.4 2.0 5.4 13.3
Densely-settled Rural 31 6.0 1.2 3.7 8.4
Semi-urban 44 9.1 1.5 6.2 12.1
Urban 133 10.3 1.0 8.3 12.3

Numerator: Respondents reporting the randomly selected child has been diagnosed
with asthma and still has asthma.
Denominator: All respondents reporting children under the age of 18
living in the household, excluding unknowns and refusals.
Weighted to represent children in population.