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 369 59.0 2.2 54.6 63.4
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 110 61.4 4.2 53.2 69.6
Female 259 57.6 2.6 52.5 62.7
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 35 56.6 7.3 42.3 70.9
25-34 years 74 83.7 3.9 76.1 91.3
35-44 years 94 76.8 4.0 68.9 84.6
45-54 years 70 54.0 4.8 44.5 63.5
55-64 years 50 44.6 5.0 34.8 54.4
65+ years 45 30.2 4.4 21.5 38.9
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 16 61.4 10.3 41.2 81.5
Non-Hispanic 353 59.0 2.3 54.5 63.5
RACE . . . . .
White Only 336 59.1 2.4 54.5 63.7
Black Only 14 48.2 10.5 27.6 68.7
Other Race Only 16 70.2 10.1 50.3 90.0
More than One Race 3 46.2 22.5 2.1 90.4
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 40 61.8 6.8 48.4 75.1
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 96 58.8 4.3 50.3 67.3
Some College 109 57.6 4.1 49.7 65.6
College Graduate 122 59.2 4.0 51.4 67.0
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 39 57.6 7.0 43.9 71.3
$15,000 - $24,999 80 61.6 4.7 52.4 70.7
$25,000 - $34,999 48 57.9 6.3 45.6 70.3
$35,000 - $49,999 52 61.2 5.7 50.1 72.3
$50,000+ 109 59.3 4.2 51.1 67.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 236 66.7 2.8 61.1 72.3
Out of Work 23 72.1 8.2 55.9 88.3
Homemaker / Student 39 51.4 7.0 37.6 65.1
Retired 36 26.3 4.4 17.7 34.9
Unable to Work 35 64.6 6.5 51.8 77.4
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 36 30.6 5.3 20.2 41.0
1-19 Hours 11 46.5 12.2 22.7 70.4
20-39 Hours 57 65.3 6.5 52.6 77.9
40 + Hours 176 67.5 3.3 61.0 73.9
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 219 63.9 2.6 58.7 69.0
Divorced / Separated 71 61.1 4.8 51.7 70.6
Widowed 26 29.3 5.8 18.0 40.6
Never Married 53 54.5 6.7 41.4 67.6
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 126 50.2 3.5 43.3 57.0
Living without a Disability 240 63.7 2.9 58.0 69.3
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 19 78.1 9.5 59.5 96.8
Rural 37 51.2 6.7 38.2 64.3
Densely-settled Rural 72 66.5 4.8 57.2 75.8
Semi-urban 78 68.6 4.8 59.1 78.1
Urban 162 53.4 3.3 46.9 59.9
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 95 53.7 4.1 45.7 61.7
Excellent to Good 274 60.8 2.7 55.6 66.1
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 54 76.7 6.7 63.5 89.8
Insured 315 56.7 2.4 52.0 61.3
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 84 69.4 4.4 60.8 77.9
Non-Smoker 285 56.2 2.5 51.2 61.1

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.