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Contact Region 9

Pacific Southwest, Region 9

Serving: Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Pacific Islands, Tribal Nations

Children and Asthma: Nevada

National Links

There are about 511,000 children in Nevada, comprising about 25% of the state population. Among children ages 0-18, Nevada is 54% white, 29.7% Hispanic, 8.7% African-American, 5.3% Asian and 1.5% Native American (Nevada KIDS COUNT, 2001).

Nevada does not routinely collect asthma data at the state level.

Additional Resources

Nevada State Health Division Exiting EPA (disclaimer)
This Web site includes contact information and an interactive health database and a statistical abstract for Nevada.

American Lung Association Nevada
Description of news, programs and events in Nevada.

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