Asthma hospitalizations in Kentucky

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Note: Non-consecutive years appear adjacent in the trend line
because one or more years have been deselected.

Definitions: Number of inpatient hospitalizations due to an asthma attack among children ages 0-17.

Data Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services, Office of Health Policy, Hospital Inpatient Discharge Data, extracted from the Kentucky Department for Public Health's EnviroHealthLink data portal.

Footnotes: Data reflect the total number of hospitalizations over a 5-year period rather than the number of children hospitalized due to asthma. 
** = Number not provided due to suppression by the source.

Updated 6/17/2019