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 215 62.9 2.8 57.4 68.5
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 74 66.4 4.8 57.0 75.9
Female 141 60.5 3.4 53.8 67.3
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 30 80.1 6.3 67.6 92.5
25-34 years 49 81.4 5.6 70.3 92.4
35-44 years 51 70.0 5.6 59.1 80.9
45-54 years 42 55.4 6.4 42.8 68.0
55-64 years 26 47.9 7.3 33.5 62.3
65+ years 14 25.2 6.4 12.7 37.8
RACE/ETHNICITY . . . . .
White Only, Non-Hispanic 175 60.3 3.1 54.2 66.5
Black Only, Non-Hispanic 14 91.1 6.6 78.2 100.0
Other Race Only, Non-Hispanic 9 62.6 14.3 34.5 90.7
Multiracial, Non-Hispanic 7 89.4 10.4 69.0 100.0
Hispanic 5 71.3 15.5 40.9 100.0
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 13 47.3 10.8 26.1 68.4
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 62 66.3 5.1 56.3 76.3
Some College 83 67.8 4.7 58.6 76.9
College Graduate 57 56.9 5.3 46.5 67.3
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 23 67.0 8.3 50.8 83.3
$15,000 - $24,999 47 66.5 5.8 55.1 77.9
$25,000 - $34,999 33 58.0 7.6 43.1 73.0
$35,000 - $49,999 43 76.7 5.7 65.6 87.8
$50,000+ 51 54.7 5.6 43.8 65.6
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 149 69.4 3.3 62.9 75.9
Out of Work 10 71.9 16.8 38.9 100.0
Homemaker / Student 21 62.4 8.6 45.5 79.3
Retired 17 31.4 6.8 17.9 44.8
Unable to Work 18 59.6 10.0 40.1 79.1
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 109 59.5 3.8 52.0 67.0
Divorced / Separated 58 73.5 4.9 63.8 83.2
Widowed 16 52.8 9.4 34.3 71.3
Never Married 32 69.2 7.4 54.8 83.7
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 63 55.3 5.3 45.0 65.6
Living without a Disability 143 65.5 3.5 58.8 72.3
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 13 78.4 10.3 58.2 98.7
Rural 24 51.3 8.2 35.2 67.5
Densely-settled Rural 27 53.8 7.9 38.3 69.3
Semi-urban 42 62.1 6.7 49.1 75.2
Urban 109 66.7 3.9 59.1 74.3
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 48 55.1 6.1 43.1 67.0
Excellent to Good 165 64.9 3.2 58.6 71.2
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 35 84.2 6.7 71.2 97.3
Insured 179 59.6 3.1 53.6 65.6
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 50 60.1 6.2 47.9 72.3
Non-Smoker 165 63.7 3.2 57.5 70.0

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.