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 294 52.5 2.8 47.1 57.9
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 93 53.1 5.0 43.4 62.8
Female 201 52.2 3.2 45.9 58.5
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 23 62.1 9.2 44.0 80.2
25-34 years 51 63.6 6.2 51.5 75.7
35-44 years 65 64.8 4.9 55.1 74.4
45-54 years 62 48.2 4.7 38.9 57.5
55-64 years 54 43.8 4.8 34.5 53.1
65+ years 37 20.6 3.3 14.2 27.0
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 10 69.6 12.0 46.0 93.1
Non-Hispanic 283 51.8 2.8 46.3 57.3
RACE . . . . .
White Only 256 51.4 2.9 45.8 57.0
Black Only 16 58.2 10.7 37.2 79.2
Other Race Only 12 66.2 10.6 45.4 86.9
More than One Race 7 49.9 25.4 0.2 99.7
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 21 46.9 12.7 22.0 71.9
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 86 65.3 4.6 56.4 74.3
Some College 100 52.8 4.8 43.5 62.1
College Graduate 87 43.1 4.3 34.6 51.5
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 37 58.1 7.6 43.3 72.9
$15,000 - $24,999 45 62.4 6.4 49.9 75.0
$25,000 - $34,999 35 52.8 9.0 35.0 70.5
$35,000 - $49,999 41 48.6 6.7 35.4 61.7
$50,000+ 109 51.2 4.3 42.8 59.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 172 56.4 3.7 49.3 63.6
Out of Work 10 67.0 13.7 40.1 93.8
Homemaker / Student 33 59.2 10.0 39.5 78.8
Retired 46 28.5 3.8 21.0 36.0
Unable to Work 32 51.3 6.9 37.7 64.8
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 66 40.5 4.9 30.9 50.0
1-19 Hours 11 43.0 17.5 8.6 77.4
20-39 Hours 47 60.6 7.2 46.5 74.8
40 + Hours 125 57.0 4.1 48.9 65.1
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 187 52.7 3.0 46.8 58.6
Divorced / Separated 48 41.6 5.3 31.2 52.1
Widowed 13 19.2 5.0 9.3 29.1
Never Married 45 64.0 8.7 47.1 81.0
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 117 45.3 4.2 37.0 53.7
Living without a Disability 174 56.4 3.6 49.3 63.4
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 15 53.4 10.3 33.3 73.5
Rural 36 58.1 7.5 43.5 72.8
Densely-settled Rural 52 50.5 6.7 37.3 63.7
Semi-urban 55 58.5 5.9 46.9 70.2
Urban 136 49.4 4.0 41.5 57.4
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 82 45.3 5.0 35.5 55.0
Excellent to Good 212 55.3 3.3 48.9 61.8
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 50 81.5 5.5 70.7 92.3
Insured 244 48.3 2.9 42.5 54.0
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 72 64.4 5.1 54.3 74.4
Non-Smoker 222 49.8 3.1 43.7 55.9

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.