What Do Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Rates Look Like in Your State?
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe. COPD is a leading cause of death and disability in the U.S. Check out the graphics below to see what the prevalence is in your state and share them on Facebook and Twitter so others can learn more about the disease and the COPD National Action Plan.
District of Columbia
About 24,000 people in District of Columbia have COPD. With proper diagnosis and treatment, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) can be managed.