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Massachusetts

State or CountyTotal PopulationPediatric AsthmaAdult AsthmaCOPDLung Cancer
Massachusetts 6,811,779 132,200 564,900 289,700 4,240
Barnstable 214,276 3,166 18,702 12,140 133
Berkshire 126,903 2,106 10,875 6,329 79
Bristol 558,324 11,122 45,992 24,250 348
Dukes 17,246 299 1,465 864 11
Essex 779,018 16,159 63,478 33,679 485
Franklin 70,382 1,198 6,012 3,415 44
Hampden 468,467 9,892 37,969 19,671 292
Hampshire 161,816 2,347 14,262 6,939 100
Middlesex 1,589,774 30,853 131,904 65,558 990
Nantucket 11,008 222 905 460 7
Norfolk 697,181 14,234 57,055 30,158 434
Plymouth 513,565 10,799 41,687 22,879 320
Suffolk 784,230 12,862 67,616 28,850 488
Worcester 819,589 16,942 66,927 34,462 511

*DISCLAIMER: The numbers in this publication reflect the estimated prevalence and incidence of lung disease, and not the actual number. These estimates are based on state or national incidence and prevalence estimates applied to the age-specific population of each county; no adjustments are made for any other factors that may affect the actual local prevalence. When citing this information, please be careful to ensure that the nature and limitations of these estimates are understood.

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