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Table 2 Self-reported health of occupants in 12 months preceding recruitment - % reporting symptoms or smoking status (N = 1660 occupants)

From: A measure for quantifying the impact of housing quality on respiratory health: a cross-sectional study

  N Prevalence*
Influenza 958 60%
Wheezing or whistling in your chest 634 40%
Wakened with shortness of breath 337 21%
Asthma attack 246 15%
Taking asthma medication 327 20%
Do you smoke one or more per day? 202 12%
Wheezing or whistling and/or asthma 655 41%
  1. * amongst those with valid data.