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New Jersey

State or CountyTotal PopulationPediatric AsthmaAdult AsthmaCOPDLung Cancer
New Jersey 8,958,013 172,173 503,145 342,644 5,238
Atlantic 274,219 5,175 15,459 10,901 160
Bergen 938,506 17,351 53,224 37,421 548
Burlington 450,226 8,301 25,563 17,855 263
Camden 510,923 10,175 28,407 19,173 298
Cape May 94,727 1,439 5,583 4,585 55
Cumberland 155,854 3,161 8,621 5,673 92
Essex 797,434 16,459 43,951 28,153 466
Gloucester 291,479 5,673 16,321 11,115 170
Hudson 674,836 11,775 39,100 22,716 395
Hunterdon 125,488 2,237 7,191 5,243 73
Mercer 371,398 6,948 21,047 13,868 217
Middlesex 840,900 15,849 47,569 31,018 492
Monmouth 628,715 11,906 35,431 25,248 368
Morris 499,509 9,452 28,166 19,849 292
Ocean 588,721 11,931 32,235 25,767 344
Passaic 510,916 10,682 28,014 18,301 299
Salem 64,180 1,217 3,606 2,639 38
Somerset 333,654 6,557 18,638 12,795 195
Sussex 143,673 2,609 8,201 5,806 84
Union 555,786 11,370 30,698 20,137 325
Warren 106,869 1,907 6,119 4,382 62

*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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