COPD, Emphysema and Chronic Bronchitis Rates

New York Finger Lakes Region and Western New York

Lower income and Medicaid populations are significantly more likely to report that they’ve been told they have chronic pulmonary disease (COPD), emphysema or chronic bronchitis. While the survey results show somewhat higher rates among the rural and white populations, these differences are not statistically significant.

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