Table 3

Prevalence of asthma (wheeze or asthma attacks), asthma attacks and persistent wheeze in the 14‚ÄČ908 children, stratified by sample, with odds ratios relative to the England and Scotland white representative sample

White representative (n=9507)Inner city England (n=5401)
n%OR%OR95% CIp value
Asthma258917.01.017.91.060.9 to 1.10.1
Asthma attacks12559.01.07.40.860.7 to 0.90.01
Persistent wheeze8244.11.08.02.031.8 to 2.3<0.0001