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Table 5 Asthma prevalence in the different age groups

From: Epidemiology of bronchial asthma and asthma control assessment in Henan Province, China

Age group (years) No. of samples Asthma cases Prevalence (%) P value
Children     
0–13 2,694 13 4.8 ± 2.6  
Adults 17,167 131 7.6 ± 1.3 0.10*
14–25 2,982 13 4.3 ± 1.2  
26–45 6,597 30 4.5 ± 2.3  
46–65 5,328 49 9.2 ± 2.5  
66–75 1,541 21 13.6 ± 5.7  
≥76 719 19 26.4 ± 11.7  
Total 19,861 145 7.3 ± 1.2  
  1. *Comparison of prevalence rates between adults and children.