Region 1: EPA New England
EPA Asthma Maps
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Below are maps of various asthma indicators for the New England States. The data for these maps are from State Hospital Discharge Data (HDD) statistics and the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System . More information about the methodology used to create these maps and the limitations of these maps can be found in the following document (PDF) (1 pg, 18K).
Please find additional data regarding asthma on our Asthma in Your State page.
Asthma Prevalence Rates
|Self-Reported Current Adult Asthma Prevalence Rates (PDF) (1 pg, 917K)||Self-Reported Lifetime Adult Asthma Prevalence Rates (PDF) (1 pg, 918K)|
Asthma-Related Emergency Room Visits and Hospitalizations
|Adult Emergency Department Visit Rates Due to Asthma (PDF) (1 pg, 892K)||Adult Hospitalization Rates Dues to Asthm (PDF) (1 pg, 892K)|
Tools for Schools Implementation
|"Tools for Schools" Program Distribution and Implementation, as of July 2007 (PDF) (1 pg, 4.6MB)|
|Current Adult Smoking & Asthma Rates (PDF) (1 pg, 1.1MB)||Self-Reported Current Adult Regular Smoking Rates (PDF) (1 pg, 915K)|