Maine Asthma Reports and Data
How does Asthma impact Maine?
- One in nine Mainers currently has asthma, that's more than 140,000 people
- Poorly controlled asthma contributes to roughly 5,300 emergency department visits per year
- Poorly controlled asthma leads to approximately 425 hospitalizations per year
- Poorly controlled asthma leads to about 13 deaths per year.
Sources for more Maine and US asthma data
Reports on Asthma Program activities and surveillance
- Maine Asthma Program
- 11 State House Station
- 286 Water St. 5th Floor
- Augusta ME 04333
- Tel: 207-287-3041
- Fax: 207-287-7213
- TTY: Maine relay 711