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 821 37.5 1.1 35.2 39.7
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 318 39.7 1.9 36.0 43.4
Female 503 35.9 1.4 33.1 38.7
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 26 63.7 7.5 49.1 78.3
Non-Hispanic 793 36.8 1.2 34.5 39.0
RACE . . . . .
White Only 751 36.5 1.2 34.2 38.8
Black Only 28 53.5 7.8 38.3 68.8
Other Race Only 33 50.6 6.7 37.5 63.7
More than One Race 8 54.6 12.9 29.3 79.9
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 97 37.9 3.4 31.2 44.6
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 339 38.8 1.8 35.2 42.4
Some College 197 34.6 2.2 30.3 39.0
College Graduate 184 37.5 2.4 32.7 42.2
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 85 39.7 3.6 32.7 46.7
$15,000 - $24,999 188 36.2 2.3 31.6 40.8
$25,000 - $34,999 127 36.2 2.8 30.7 41.8
$35,000 - $49,999 91 35.3 3.2 29.0 41.6
$50,000+ 88 43.1 3.8 35.6 50.6
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 535 34.8 1.3 32.2 37.5
1-19 Hours 41 33.8 4.8 24.4 43.1
20-39 Hours 68 46.4 4.6 37.4 55.5
40 + Hours 79 54.3 4.6 45.3 63.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 145 47.1 3.2 40.9 53.4
Out of Work 12 57.6 12.3 33.6 81.7
Homemaker / Student 43 47.6 6.0 35.9 59.3
Retired 599 35.1 1.3 32.6 37.6
Unable to Work 21 39.1 7.7 23.9 54.2
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 391 39.7 1.7 36.4 42.9
Divorced / Separated 116 46.8 3.6 39.8 53.8
Widowed 281 31.4 1.7 28.1 34.7
Never Married 31 38.8 6.5 26.0 51.6
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 237 29.5 1.8 26.0 33.0
Living without a Disability 570 42.0 1.5 39.1 44.9
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 42 25.0 3.8 17.5 32.5
Rural 152 40.9 2.8 35.5 46.4
Densely-settled Rural 160 42.1 2.8 36.6 47.6
Semi-urban 158 37.2 2.6 32.1 42.2
Urban 302 35.9 1.8 32.3 39.5
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 175 32.1 2.2 27.8 36.5
Excellent to Good 645 39.4 1.3 36.7 42.0
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 29 65.0 8.2 48.9 81.0
Insured 790 36.8 1.2 34.6 39.1
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 91 42.6 3.9 35.0 50.1
Non-Smoker 728 36.9 1.2 34.6 39.3

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.