Chair: Tuula Vasankari -

Email  -  tuula [dot] vasankari [at] filha [dot] fi

Secretary: Patrick Sandström,   

Email   -   patrick [dot] sandstrom [at] filha [dot] fi

Filha, Sibeliuksenkatu 11 A 1, 00250 Helsinki

E-mail: filha [at] filha [dot] fi

Tel: +358 44 5669034

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Asthma and COPD Prevalence

Asthma Prevalence1 - 5.35%

COPD Prevalence1 - 5.88%

1 Prevalence and attributable health burden of chronic respiratory diseases, 1990–2017: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017.


Filha is a non-governmental public health organisation (NGO) fighting against tuberculosis and lung diseases by implementing prevention and treatment programmes, education health care professionals and enhancing networking of experts. Filha acts nationally in Finland but also in its neighbouring areas and in areas of less developed health care infrastructure.