Asthma in Australia 2008 

Figure 6.4
Possession of a written asthma action plan by people with current asthma, by socioeconomic status, Australia, 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

  Action Plan (95% CI)
SEIFA 1 (most disadvantaged) 19.2 (15.4–23.1)
SEIFA 2 19.4 (16.0–22.9)
SEIFA 3 24.3 (20.3–28.2)
SEIFA 4 22.7 (18.8–26.7)
SEIFA 5 (most advantaged) 27.2 (22.7–31.6)

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