Statistics on Asthma

It is estimated that approximately 34.1 million Americans have been diagnosed with asthma at some point in their lives. In 2005, asthma was directly responsible for 3,384 deaths in the United States. Health care professionals expect the number of asthma cases to grow by at least 100 million by 2025. For additional asthma statistics, see the OrganizedWisdom resources listed above.