Adults aged 18 and older with asthma* (rate per 1,000), by age and sex, 2003 (vertical bar chart): 18-44 years: female, 77.3; male, 48.8. 45-64 years: female, 93.5; male, 42.4. 65-74 years: female, 76.7; male, 45.9. 75 years and older: female, 63.0; male, 35.9.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey, 2003. Analysis conducted by the Maternal and Child Health Information Resource Center.

*Reported a health professional has ever told them they have asthma and report they still have asthma.