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 354 64.8 2.3 60.2 69.3
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 105 69.5 3.9 61.8 77.1
Female 249 62.0 2.9 56.4 67.7
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 25 73.7 8.7 56.6 90.8
25-34 years 61 78.8 4.7 69.7 88.0
35-44 years 74 73.1 4.7 64.0 82.2
45-54 years 89 65.4 4.3 56.9 73.9
55-64 years 63 57.1 5.2 46.9 67.3
65+ years 40 31.5 4.6 22.5 40.5
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 15 88.9 7.2 74.8 100.0
Non-Hispanic 338 63.7 2.4 59.0 68.4
RACE . . . . .
White Only 308 63.1 2.5 58.2 68.0
Black Only 17 64.8 13.1 39.2 90.4
Other Race Only 18 83.3 7.6 68.5 98.1
More than One Race 10 85.6 8.7 68.6 100.0
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 30 64.1 9.1 46.3 81.8
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 91 65.7 4.2 57.4 74.0
Some College 117 62.7 4.4 54.1 71.2
College Graduate 115 66.2 3.7 58.9 73.4
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 34 51.4 8.4 35.0 67.9
$15,000 - $24,999 70 55.1 5.3 44.6 65.5
$25,000 - $34,999 35 54.4 7.6 39.5 69.4
$35,000 - $49,999 54 63.9 5.3 53.4 74.3
$50,000+ 115 74.6 3.3 68.1 81.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 231 71.5 2.9 65.9 77.1
Out of Work 13 58.7 13.9 31.4 85.9
Homemaker / Student 41 81.9 7.2 67.8 95.9
Retired 37 31.3 4.7 22.1 40.4
Unable to Work 31 46.6 6.9 33.1 60.2
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 69 60.9 4.7 51.7 70.1
1-19 Hours 11 50.2 13.9 22.8 77.5
20-39 Hours 45 54.7 7.2 40.6 68.7
40 + Hours 184 76.8 2.8 71.3 82.3
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 205 66.5 2.7 61.2 71.8
Divorced / Separated 65 59.5 5.3 49.0 70.0
Widowed 32 42.7 6.1 30.7 54.7
Never Married 51 69.9 7.4 55.5 84.3
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 132 56.8 3.5 49.9 63.7
Living without a Disability 211 68.3 3.1 62.2 74.4
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 9 73.3 10.7 52.2 94.3
Rural 31 53.0 6.9 39.4 66.6
Densely-settled Rural 62 67.1 5.1 57.1 77.1
Semi-urban 66 70.9 4.9 61.3 80.5
Urban 183 63.7 3.4 57.0 70.5
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 89 55.6 4.3 47.2 63.9
Excellent to Good 264 67.6 2.7 62.2 73.0
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 50 71.6 8.3 55.4 87.8
Insured 303 63.9 2.4 59.1 68.6
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 74 69.7 4.7 60.4 79.0
Non-Smoker 280 63.5 2.7 58.3 68.7

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.