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  • The Global Asthma Network strives for a world where no-one suffers from asthma

  • The Global Asthma Network is the asthma surveillance hub for the world

  • The Global Asthma Network researches ways of reducing the burden of asthma

  • The Global Asthma Network promotes access to appropriate asthma management

  • The Global Asthma Network stimulates and encourages capacity building in LMICs

  • The Global Asthma Network strives to ensure access to quality-assured essential asthma medications

  • The Global Asthma Network raises the profile of asthma as a major NCD

Prevalence

Prevalence Data for children can be found in the Global Asthma Report chapter: Asthma in Children and on the ISAAC website.

Prevalence Data for adults can be found in the Global Asthma Report chapter: Asthma in Adults, in the World Health Survey report, and on the ECRHS website.

Below are ISAAC maps showing prevalence of asthma in 6-7 year old children and 13-14 year old adolescents.