Percentage of Children with Current Asthma

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 264 10.4 0.7 9.0 11.9
GENDER
Female 102 8.8 1.0 6.9 10.7
Male 161 12.1 1.1 9.8 14.3
AGE GROUP
0-4 years 23 4.8 1.1 2.6 7.0
5-9 years 63 10.2 1.5 7.2 13.2
10-14 years 104 14.4 1.5 11.3 17.4
15-17 years 61 14.4 2.1 10.3 18.4
ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic 236 10.5 0.8 9.0 12.0
Hispanic 28 10.3 2.2 6.0 14.6
RACE
White only 192 8.4 0.7 7.1 9.8
Black or African American only 30 20.5 3.9 12.8 28.2
Asian only 4 13.2 6.5 0.4 26.1
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only 0 . . . .
American Indian or Alaska Native only 3 18.1 9.5 0.0 36.8
Other race only 17 13.4 3.5 6.7 20.2
Multi-racial 18 20.5 5.1 10.6 30.4
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 28 20.0 4.1 12.0 28.1
$15,000 to $24,999 38 12.7 2.3 8.3 17.1
$25,000 to $34,999 25 13.5 3.1 7.5 19.5
$35,000 to $49,999 39 9.5 1.7 6.2 12.8
$50,000 or more 112 7.8 0.8 6.1 9.4
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 9 6.4 2.3 1.8 11.0
Rural 23 11.0 2.4 6.4 15.6
Densely-settled rural 37 9.8 1.9 6.1 13.6
Semi-Urban 34 9.0 1.7 5.6 12.4
Urban 161 11.3 1.0 9.3 13.3

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.