Percentage of Adults with Asthma Who Did Not Get Immunized
Against Influenza During the Past 12 Months

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 235 61.0 3.3 54.5 67.4
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 72 59.0 5.0 49.2 68.7
Female 163 62.1 4.4 53.5 70.7
RACE/ETHNICITY . . . . .
White Only, Non-Hispanic 196 60.1 3.7 52.8 67.3
Black Only, Non-Hispanic 16 73.8 9.9 54.4 93.2
Other Race Only, Non-Hispanic 8 45.2 13.4 18.9 71.5
Multiracial, Non-Hispanic 6 50.0 16.4 18.0 82.1
Hispanic 7 90.5 9.3 72.4 100.0
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 23 63.8 8.3 47.6 79.9
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 58 51.6 5.2 41.4 61.8
Some College 76 59.2 7.4 44.7 73.7
College Graduate 78 70.9 4.6 61.8 80.0
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 28 61.1 9.0 43.5 78.7
$15,000 - $24,999 44 50.8 6.2 38.6 63.0
$25,000 - $34,999 36 59.0 7.0 45.3 72.7
$35,000 - $49,999 31 71.1 7.3 56.8 85.3
$50,000+ 62 71.0 5.0 61.3 80.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 162 67.2 4.6 58.2 76.3
Out of Work 8 56.7 14.0 29.4 84.1
Homemaker / Student 32 73.1 8.6 56.2 90.0
Retired 12 22.7 6.3 10.4 34.9
Unable to Work 21 75.7 8.5 58.9 92.4
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 123 63.8 3.7 56.5 71.1
Divorced / Separated 55 74.9 5.2 64.7 85.1
Widowed 13 30.1 7.6 15.2 45.0
Never Married 44 57.3 10.6 36.4 78.1
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 68 53.1 4.9 43.5 62.8
Living without a Disability 161 64.3 4.4 55.6 72.9
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 14 61.4 10.9 40.0 82.7
Rural 28 50.2 13.8 23.2 77.2
Densely-settled Rural 35 60.8 7.6 45.9 75.6
Semi-urban 49 64.2 6.0 52.5 75.9
Urban 106 62.4 4.1 54.3 70.4
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 48 52.6 5.5 41.7 63.5
Excellent to Good 186 63.5 4.0 55.6 71.4
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 40 73.2 6.8 59.9 86.6
Insured 193 59.1 3.6 52.0 66.2
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 72 76.1 5.3 65.7 86.5
Non-Smoker 163 56.3 3.9 48.7 63.9

Numerator: Respondents with Asthma who reported they
did not have a flu shot during the past 12 months.
Denominator: All respondents with asthma, excluding unknowns and refusals.