Asthma: Facts & Figures

Asthma cannot be cured, but it can be controlled and managed with good access to medical care, medicine, and avoiding things that can trigger asthma attacks (such as pollen, mold, and tobacco smoke). Managing asthma should the need for an emergency department (ED) visit or hospitalization.

Asthma is tracked using the indicators below. Click the links below to see facts and figures about each indicator.