Asthma in Australia 2008 

Figure 3.10
Prevalence of current asthma by socioeconomic status, 2004–05

Notes: Age-standardised to the Australian population as at June 2001; SEIFA = Socio-economic Indexes for Areas.

Source: Australian Centre for Asthma Monitoring (ACAM) analysis of Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) National Health Survey 2004–05 confidentialised unit record files.

Data table

 
Current asthma
(95% CI)
SEIFA 1 (most disadvantaged)
10.8
(9.8–11.9)
SEIFA 2
10.9
(9.9–12.0)
SEIFA 3
10.8
(9.8–11.8)
SEIFA 4
10.2
(9.2–11.1)
SEIFA 5 (least disadvantaged)
8.6
(7.7–9.5)

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