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Asthma Deaths Tables

Table 1. Deaths due to Asthma, 2000-2017 (Age-adjusted Rates)

Year of Death

Age-adjusted Rate (per 1,000,000)

Lower 95% Limit

Upper 95% Limit

Number of Deaths

2000

18.35

16.84

19.94

555

2001

17.64

16.18

19.19

543

2002

15.78

14.42

17.24

496

2003

15.28

13.96

16.69

497

2004

13.64

12.40

14.96

450

2005

13.52

12.29

14.84

448

2006

13.79

12.57

15.10

471

2007

12.00

10.87

13.22

417

2008

12.42

11.28

13.64

440

2009

11.38

10.30

12.54

415

2010

10.87

9.82

12.00

400

2011

10.53

9.51

11.64

395

2012

9.89

8.91

10.94

384

2013

10.45

9.45

11.54

404

2014

10.18

9.20

11.24

406

2015

9.65

8.70

10.67

392

2016

9.25

8.35

10.23

392

2017

9.18

8.29

10.15

399

 

Table 2.  Deaths due to Asthma by Sex, 2000-2017 (Age-adjusted Rates)

Year of Death

Sex

Age-adjusted Rate (per 1,000,000)

Lower 95% Limit

Upper 95% Limit

Number of deaths

2000

Female

19.53

17.47

21.76

328

Male

16.57

14.41

18.95

227

2001

Female

20.02

17.95

22.25

344

Male

14.57

12.55

16.81

199

2002

Female

18.09

16.14

20.21

315

Male

12.83

10.98

14.90

181

2003

Female

16.84

14.99

18.86

302

Male

13.20

11.36

15.24

195

2004

Female

14.00

12.33

15.83

257

Male

13.06

11.23

15.09

193

2005

Female

16.34

14.55

18.30

305

Male

9.89

8.30

11.69

143

2006

Female

15.78

14.04

17.69

300

Male

11.14

9.49

12.97

171

2007

Female

13.46

11.86

15.22

260

Male

9.95

8.42

11.66

157

2008

Female

14.22

12.61

15.99

286

Male

9.70

8.20

11.39

154

2009

Female

13.55

11.97

15.28

273

Male

8.44

7.09

9.98

142

2010

Female

12.31

10.81

13.96

250

Male

9.15

7.71

10.76

150

2011

Female

11.53

10.09

13.12

240

Male

9.16

7.75

10.74

155

2012

Female

11.65

10.23

13.22

252

Male

7.34

6.12

8.74

132

2013

Female

11.93

10.49

13.51

259

Male

8.37

7.04

9.88

145

2014

Female

7.15

6.02

8.42

148

Male

14.71

12.93

16.66

258

2015

Female

7.02

5.92

8.26

152

Male

13.77

12.05

15.66

240

2016

Female

10.22

8.94

11.64

240

Male

7.99

6.75

9.39

152

2017

Female

10.63

9.33

12.06

256

Male

7.25

6.09

8.56

143

 

Table 3. Deaths due to Asthma by Race/Ethnicity, 2000-2017 (Age-adjusted Rates)

Year of Death

Race/Ethnicity

Age-adjusted Rate (per 1,000,000)

Lower 95% Limit

Upper 95% Limit

Number of deaths

2000

Hispanic

13.92

10.49

17.99

69

Asian/Pacific Islander

25.16

19.45

31.88

74

Black

38.16

29.89

48.00

77

White

17.53

15.68

19.56

331

Other

NA

NA

NA

NA

2001

Hispanic

11.31

8.29

14.94

62

Asian/Pacific Islander

28.73

22.60

35.88

83

Black

43.00

33.82

53.83

80

White

16.45

14.65

18.41

312

Other

NA

NA

NA

NA

2002

Hispanic

11.28

8.30

14.87

61

Asian/Pacific Islander

21.48

16.36

27.58

64

Black

32.66

25.24

41.59

68

White

15.46

13.74

17.35

299

Other

NA

NA

NA

NA

2003

Hispanic

9.03

6.47

12.15

58

Asian/Pacific Islander

22.10

17.21

27.87

74

Black

37.71

29.58

47.38

77

White

14.42

12.77

16.23

285

Other

NA

NA

NA

NA

2004

Hispanic

8.97

6.54

11.92

61

Asian/Pacific Islander

17.57

13.27

22.75

59

Black

36.52

28.61

45.93

76

White

12.15

10.66

13.80

247

Other

NA

NA

NA

NA

2005

Hispanic

9.01

6.50

12.06

51

Asian/Pacific Islander

16.82

12.64

21.85

56

Black

34.01

26.31

43.23

69

White

13.09

11.53

14.82

264

Other

NA

NA

NA

NA

2006

Hispanic

12.92

9.91

16.45

79

Asian/Pacific Islander

18.14

14.01

23.07

68

Black

41.88

33.49

51.73

89

White

11.32

9.89

12.93

232

Other

NA

NA

NA

NA

2007

Hispanic

7.49

5.45

9.99

55

Asian/Pacific Islander

16.17

12.37

20.74

63

Black

29.12

22.33

37.35

64

White

11.21

9.77

12.81

231

Other

NA

NA

NA

NA

2008

Hispanic

12.03

9.31

15.21

82

Asian/Pacific Islander

16.96

13.09

21.56

67

Black

29.39

22.40

37.86

62

White

10.53

9.15

12.08

223

Other

NA

NA

NA

NA

2009

Hispanic

9.95

7.67

12.63

82

Asian/Pacific Islander

12.37

9.24

16.19

53

Black

30.67

23.68

39.09

68

White

10.04

8.66

11.59

204

Other

NA

NA

NA

NA

2010

Hispanic

9.54

7.40

12.06

81

Asian/Pacific Islander

11.40

8.49

14.98

52

Black

24.45

18.07

32.33

51

White

10.20

8.78

11.79

204

Other

18.31

9.04

32.41

12

2011

Hispanic

8.24

6.22

10.65

66

Asian/Pacific Islander

11.75

8.90

15.23

58

Black

31.89

24.57

40.70

67

White

9.67

8.32

11.20

200

Other

NA

NA

NA

NA

2012

Hispanic

6.76

5.03

8.83

59

Asian/Pacific Islander

9.45

6.97

12.54

49

Black

25.42

19.11

33.17

57

White

10.05

8.69

11.58

215

Other

NA

NA

NA

NA

2013

Hispanic

9.36

7.33

11.73

85

Asian/Pacific Islander

10.99

8.30

14.27

57

Black

18.93

13.52

25.78

42

White

10.44

9.01

12.05

212

Other

NA

NA

NA

NA

2014

Hispanic

7.15

5.48

9.14

73

Asian/Pacific Islander

10.61

8.02

13.77

58

Black

28.59

21.89

36.71

65

White

9.81

8.43

11.38

202

Other

NA

NA

NA

NA

2015

Hispanic

5.83

4.36

7.60

62

Asian/Pacific Islander

9.84

7.43

12.79

57

Black

28.92

22.20

37.05

67

White

9.19

7.86

10.71

193

Other

15.18

7.66

26.55

13

2016

Hispanic

5.88

4.49

7.54

69

Asian/Pacific Islander

10.94

8.45

13.98

67

Black

25.25

18.94

32.97

56

White

8.72

7.45

10.16

193

Other

NA

NA

NA

NA

2017

Hispanic

5.89

4.48

7.59

66

Asian/Pacific Islander

10.81

8.38

13.75

69

Black

29.83

23.04

37.99

69

White

8.11

6.93

9.46

188

Other

NA

NA

NA

NA

 

Table 4. Deaths due to Asthma by Age, 2000-2017 (Age-adjusted Rates)

Year of Death

Age

Age-adjusted Rate (per 1,000,000)

Lower 95% Limit

Upper 95% Limit

Number of Deaths

2000

0-17

3.02

2.01

4.37

28

18+

23.67

21.68

25.78

527

2001

0-17

2.26

1.40

3.46

21

18+

22.97

21.03

25.04

522

2002

0-17

2.12

1.29

3.27

20

18+

20.53

18.72

22.46

476

2003

0-17

1.99

1.20

3.11

19

18+

19.90

18.15

21.77

478

2004

0-17

2.42

1.53

3.63

23

18+

17.53

15.90

19.28

427

2005

0-17

2.00

1.21

3.13

19

18+

17.52

15.89

19.26

429

2006

0-17

2.08

1.27

3.22

20

18+

17.85

16.24

19.59

451

2007

0-17

1.79

1.04

2.86

17

18+

15.55

14.05

17.16

400

2008

0-17

2.39

1.52

3.59

23

18+

15.90

14.40

17.51

417

2009

0-17

2.15

1.31

3.31

20

18+

14.58

13.17

16.11

395

2010

0-17

1.51

0.83

2.54

14

18+

14.12

12.74

15.62

386

2011

0-17

2.19

1.34

3.38

20

18+

13.43

12.09

14.88

375

2012

0-17

NA

NA

NA

NA

18+

13.06

11.76

14.47

377

2013

0-17

1.33

0.69

2.32

12

18+

13.62

12.29

15.06

392

2014

0-17

1.87

1.09

3.00

17

18+

13.06

11.78

14.45

389

2015

0-17

2.13

1.28

3.32

19

18+

12.26

11.02

13.59

373

2016

0-17

2.29

1.42

3.49

21

18+

11.67

10.50

12.94

371

2017

0-17

1.20

0.60

2.14

11

18+

11.95

10.78

13.23

388


Notes About the Data