Asthma in Australia 2005
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List of Tables

Chapter 2: Asthma in children

Table 2.1

Prevalence of asthma ever being diagnosed in children, Australia, 1999–2004

Table 2.2

Prevalence of current asthma in children, Australia, 1999–2004

Table 2.3

Prevalence of asthma in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children, Australia, 1998–2003

Chapter 3: Prevalence
Table 3.1

Prevalence of asthma ever being diagnosed by a doctor, adults, most recent health survey results, Australia, 1998–2004

Table 3.2 Prevalence of current asthma in adults, most recent health survey results, Australia, 1998–2004
Table 3.3 Prevalence of asthma in children, most recent health survey results, Australia, 2001–2004
Table 3.4 Prevalence of asthma among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, Australia, 1999–2001
Chapter 4: Mortality                         [back to top]
Table 4.1

Deaths where asthma was the underlying or an associated cause, Australia, 2003

Chapter 6: Management
Table 6.1

Possession of asthma action plans: people with current asthma, Australia, 1998–2001

Chapter 7: Smoking
Table 7.1

Children who live in homes where smoking occurs in the home, Australia, 2001–2004

Chapter 8: Quality of life and markers of asthma control        [back to top]
Table 8.1

Self-assessed health in adults with and without current asthma, Australia, 1998–2004

Table 8.2 Physical component of quality of life, adults, Australia, 1998–2001
Table 8.3 Psychological component of quality of life, adults, Australia, 1998–2004
Table 8.4 Social component of quality of life, adults and children with current asthma, Australia, 1998–2001
Table 8.5

NAC Asthma Management Handbook assessment of asthma severity in adults

Table 8.6

Assessment of asthma severity according to the SAND asthma module, adults and children, 1999–2003

Table 8.7

Proportion of adults with current asthma whose sleep was disturbed by asthma, Australia, 1998–2000

Chapter 9: Expenditure
Table 9.1 Expenditure on asthma per capita, Australia, 1993–94 and 2000–01
Appendix Tables                                [back to top]
Table A1.1 Asthma definitions used in the National Health Survey and state CATI surveys
Table A1.2 Questions from the asthma module of the ABS National Health Survey 2001
Table A1.3 Medical Benefits Schedule item numbers for spirometry
Table A1.4 Classification of respiratory medications
Table A1.5 Comparability factors for hospital separations for asthma
Table A1.6 Disease codes
Table A1.7 Comparability factors for asthma mortality data
Table A1.8 SEIFA quintiles and their corresponding IRSD score
Table A1.9 ABS classes of remoteness, by ASGC and their definition
Table A1.10 RRMA classifications of remoteness and their definition
Statistical tables                            [back to top]
Table A2.1 Proportion of general practice encounters for asthma, by state and territory, children aged 0 to 18 years, Australia, April 2001 to March 2004
Table A2.2

Emergency department visits for asthma per 100 children with asthma, by age group and sex, children aged 0 to 18 years, New South Wales and Victoria, 1999–2004

Table A2.3 Hospital separations for asthma per 100 children with asthma, by age group and sex, children aged 0 to 18 years, Australia, 2002–03
Table A2.4 Hospital separations for asthma per 100,000 population, by age group, state and territory, children aged 0 to 18 years, Australia, 2002–03
Table A2.5 Prevalence of ever having doctor-diagnosed asthma, by age group and sex, all ages, Australia, 2001
Table A2.6 Current prevalence of probable asthma, by age group and sex, all ages, Australia, 2001
Table A2.7 Hospital separations for asthma, by age group and sex, Australia, 1993–2003
Table A2.8 Hospital patient days for asthma per 100,000 population, by age group, Australia, 1993–2003
Table A2.9 Hospital patient days for asthma per 100,000 population, by age group and Indigenous status, Australia, 2002–03
Table A2.10 General practice encounters for asthma, by age group, Australia, April 1998 to March 2004
Table A2.11 Deaths due to asthma, by sex, people aged 5 to 34 years, Australia, 1979–2003
Table A2.12 Deaths due to asthma, by sex, all ages, Australia, 1979–2003
Table A2.13 Asthma expenditure per capita and asthma expenditure as a proportion of total health expenditure, by age group and sex, Australia, 2000–01
Table A2.14

Expenditure per capita for hospital care, out-of-hospital medical care and pharmaceuticals for asthma, by age group and sex, Australia, 2000–01

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