Asthma in Australia 2008 

Figure 5.5
General practice encounters for asthma per 100 population, by state and territory, April 2004 to March 2007

Notes: Asthma classified according to International Classification of Primary Care, 2nd edition (ICPC-2) code R96. Bettering the Evaluation and Care of Health (BEACH) year is April to March.

Sources: BEACH Survey of General Practice; Australian Bureau of Statistics.

Data table

 
Encounters (per 100 population)
(95% CI)
NSW
11.20
(10.52–11.87)
Vic
10.93
(9.91–11.94)
Qld
10.27
(9.44–11.10)
WA
8.46
(7.35–9.58)
SA
11.28
(9.98–12.57)
Tas
11.20
(8.64–13.77)
ACT
7.43
(5.27–9.60)
NT
5.76
(3.11–8.40)
Australia
10.54
(10.14–10.93)

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