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 736 31.3 1.0 29.3 33.3
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 266 33.4 1.8 30.0 36.9
Female 470 29.7 1.2 27.3 32.2
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 16 32.7 7.2 18.5 46.9
Non-Hispanic 719 31.2 1.0 29.2 33.3
RACE . . . . .
White Only 694 31.1 1.1 29.1 33.2
Black Only 17 37.3 7.3 23.1 51.6
Other Race Only 18 33.2 6.9 19.7 46.7
More than One Race 3 24.0 12.5 0.0 48.5
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 92 33.1 3.0 27.2 39.0
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 293 31.6 1.6 28.4 34.8
Some College 191 30.6 2.0 26.7 34.5
College Graduate 156 30.3 2.2 26.1 34.6
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 65 31.1 3.4 24.4 37.8
$15,000 - $24,999 174 31.7 2.1 27.5 35.9
$25,000 - $34,999 118 29.9 2.5 25.0 34.8
$35,000 - $49,999 91 27.0 2.6 21.9 32.2
$50,000+ 137 35.9 2.6 30.8 41.0
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 505 27.6 1.1 25.4 29.8
1-19 Hours 59 37.2 4.1 29.2 45.3
20-39 Hours 64 38.9 4.1 30.8 47.0
40 + Hours 78 55.6 4.4 46.9 64.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 154 47.8 3.0 41.9 53.7
Out of Work 3 66.2 21.8 23.5 100.0
Homemaker / Student 36 28.7 4.3 20.4 37.1
Retired 529 28.3 1.1 26.1 30.5
Unable to Work 13 38.1 8.4 21.6 54.7
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 355 32.2 1.4 29.4 35.0
Divorced / Separated 79 34.4 3.3 27.9 40.9
Widowed 285 29.0 1.5 26.0 32.0
Never Married 15 24.1 5.7 12.9 35.2
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 224 24.7 1.5 21.6 27.7
Living without a Disability 508 35.5 1.4 32.8 38.1
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 55 34.0 4.0 26.2 41.9
Rural 133 36.9 2.7 31.6 42.2
Densely-settled Rural 140 33.9 2.5 29.0 38.8
Semi-urban 145 32.4 2.3 27.8 37.0
Urban 263 27.0 1.5 24.0 30.1
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 139 23.2 1.9 19.5 26.8
Excellent to Good 595 34.2 1.2 31.8 36.6
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 10 39.7 10.4 19.3 60.0
Insured 726 31.2 1.0 29.2 33.2
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 93 41.0 3.6 34.0 48.0
Non-Smoker 643 30.3 1.1 28.2 32.4

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.