Asthma prevalence in children aged 2–14 years

In 2018/19, approximately 110,000 (13.1%) children aged 2–14 years had medicated asthma in New Zealand. The rate of medicated asthma has remained relatively consistent for over 10 years, from 2006/07 to 2018/19.

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