Asthma in Australia 2008 

Figure 3.5
Prevalence of current asthma in children, by age and sex, 2004–05

Note: Age-standardised to the Australian population as at June 2001.

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

(95% CI)
(95% CI)
0 to 1 years 4.0
2 to 4 years 10.8
5 to 11 years 15.1
12 to 17 years 12.1

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