TABLE 2

Prevalence of Asthma Medication According to Sociodemographic and Parental Asthma Indicators

BoysGirls
NAny Medication (%)ICS (%)NAny Medication (%)ICS (%)
Age of child, y
    6–9130 7889.076.09123 7916.113.80
    10–15255 2268.095.39241 0476.483.73
    16–19180 4305.183.31169 5446.663.84
County
    Category 178 0178.475.9473 0037.604.79
    Category 2182 0507.875.41172 3677.734.12
    Category 377 8337.154.6373 7036.343.67
    Category 4228 5446.714.21215 3095.873.20
Maternal age, y
    12–1912 0736.784.3511 4045.833.39
    20–24109 8577.344.70104 0676.954.00
    25–29214 4647.565.03201 7046.543.84
    30–34159 9677.314.92150 9086.123.65
    35–3959 5027.244.7856 3706.063.59
    ≥4010 5817.004.7999296.363.68
Social assistance22 0396.764.3620 3267.014.11
Maternal education, y
    ≤947 8566.674.3245 2536.373.67
    10–12193 2567.304.75181 9156.743.86
    13–14136 3007.755.09128 8616.413.72
    ≥15185 6657.455.08175 2726.233.78
    Missing33674.192.7030814.642.60
Maternal asthma medication, yes36 90713.419.6235 18512.037.96
Paternal asthma medication, yes26 76513.229.5025 56911.247.33
All566 4447.394.89534 3826.453.78