Percentage of Children With Current Asthma

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 249 9.0 0.7 7.7 10.3
GENDER
Male 153 11.1 1.0 9.1 13.1
Female 96 6.7 0.8 5.2 8.3
AGE GROUP
0-4 years 36 4.8 1.0 2.9 6.6
5-9 years 55 9.6 1.4 6.8 12.4
10-14 years 89 10.9 1.3 8.4 13.4
15-17 years 69 11.6 1.6 8.4 14.7
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 25 6.3 1.4 3.5 9.0
Non-Hispanic 219 9.5 0.7 8.1 11.0
RACE
White only 208 8.3 0.7 7.0 9.6
Black or African American only 17 14.3 3.6 7.2 21.3
American Indian or Alaskan Native only 7 15.0 5.9 3.4 26.6
Asian only 1 7.9 7.5 0.0 22.6
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only 1 7.2 7.1 0.0 21.0
Other race only 1 31.8 24.4 0.0 79.6
More than one race 14 12.5 3.5 5.6 19.4
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 8 4.9 2.0 0.9 8.9
$15,000 to $24,999 33 9.7 2.0 5.8 13.5
$25,000 to $34,999 16 6.7 2.0 2.7 10.7
$35,000 to $49,999 41 12.0 2.1 8.0 16.0
$50,000 or more 122 8.2 0.8 6.5 9.9
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 13 8.4 2.9 2.7 14.1
Rural 34 10.1 1.9 6.4 13.7
Densely-settled rural 31 5.3 1.0 3.3 7.4
Semi-Urban 33 7.5 1.5 4.6 10.4
Urban 138 10.2 1.0 8.3 12.2

Numerator: Randomly selected children diagnosed
with asthma and still have asthma.
 
Denominator: All randomly selected children under the age of 18
living in the household, excluding unknowns and refusals.
 
Weighted to represent children in population.