Percentage of Adults Ages 65 Years and Older Who Have
Never Been Immunized Against Pneumococcal Disease

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 325 37.9 1.9 34.2 41.6
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 101 35.1 3.2 28.9 41.3
Female 224 39.8 2.3 35.3 44.3
RACE/ETHNICITY . . . . .
White Only, Non-Hispanic 291 36.7 2.0 32.9 40.5
Black Only, Non-Hispanic 7 65.9 14.9 36.6 95.1
Other Race Only, Non-Hispanic 7 53.3 14.4 25.1 81.5
Multiracial, Non-Hispanic 2 22.9 15.4 0.0 53.1
Hispanic 9 52.0 12.0 28.3 75.6
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 53 47.4 5.0 37.6 57.2
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 129 38.9 2.9 33.2 44.6
Some College 82 37.2 4.0 29.4 45.0
College Graduate 60 32.5 3.9 24.8 40.2
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 36 34.1 5.1 24.2 44.1
$15,000 - $24,999 99 38.7 3.3 32.2 45.3
$25,000 - $34,999 55 39.6 4.5 30.7 48.4
$35,000 - $49,999 29 30.6 5.2 20.5 40.8
$50,000+ 36 42.4 6.7 29.3 55.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 70 52.8 4.8 43.3 62.2
Out of Work 2 52.2 30.7 0.0 100.0
Homemaker / Student 21 52.0 8.3 35.8 68.3
Retired 227 33.8 2.1 29.7 37.9
Unable to Work 5 48.2 17.0 14.9 81.5
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 140 35.4 2.6 30.2 40.5
Divorced / Separated 45 51.1 5.5 40.3 62.0
Widowed 132 39.1 2.7 33.7 44.4
Never Married 6 44.5 14.9 15.3 73.8
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 72 28.1 3.1 21.9 34.2
Living without a Disability 240 40.6 2.3 36.1 45.1
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 31 48.9 6.8 35.6 62.1
Rural 52 37.6 4.4 28.9 46.3
Densely-settled Rural 72 39.9 4.0 32.0 47.9
Semi-urban 60 43.6 4.9 34.0 53.1
Urban 108 31.7 2.8 26.2 37.1
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 75 32.5 3.4 25.9 39.1
Excellent to Good 246 39.9 2.3 35.5 44.3
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 6 74.8 13.9 47.6 100.0
Insured 318 37.3 1.9 33.6 41.0
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 40 47.6 5.9 36.0 59.3
Non-Smoker 284 36.8 2.0 32.9 40.7

Numerator: Respondents ages 65 years and older who reported they
have never been immunized against pneumococcal disease.
Denominator: All respondents ages 65 years and older, excluding unknowns and refusals.