Percentage of Adults Ages 18 Years and Older Who Did Not Receive
A Flu Shot During the Past 12 Months

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTA 9542 58.9 0.5 58.0 59.9
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 3921 62.8 0.8 61.3 64.3
Female 5621 55.2 0.6 54.0 56.5
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 347 71.0 2.2 66.7 75.4
25-34 years 1099 71.6 1.2 69.2 74.0
35-44 years 1712 67.9 1.0 65.9 69.9
45-54 years 2468 64.2 0.8 62.5 65.8
55-64 years 2048 49.8 0.9 48.1 51.5
65+ years 1868 30.6 0.6 29.3 31.9
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 471 69.7 2.2 65.3 74.1
Non-Hispanic 9055 58.3 0.5 57.3 59.3
RACE . . . . .
White Only 8362 58.0 0.5 57.0 59.0
Black Only 446 65.3 2.5 60.3 70.3
Other Race Only 521 69.0 2.1 64.9 73.0
More than One Race 168 58.9 4.2 50.7 67.0
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High Schoo 658 65.4 2.1 61.3 69.5
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 2915 62.2 0.9 60.4 64.0
Some College 2831 60.5 0.9 58.7 62.4
College Graduate 3125 53.7 0.8 52.2 55.2
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 681 66.7 2.0 62.7 70.6
$15,000 - $24,999 1349 58.2 1.3 55.6 60.8
$25,000 - $34,999 1103 58.8 1.5 55.9 61.7
$35,000 - $49,999 1495 59.9 1.2 57.5 62.3
$50,000+ 3899 57.8 0.7 56.4 59.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 5960 63.2 0.6 62.0 64.4
Out of Work 576 74.3 2.3 69.8 78.8
Homemaker / Student 827 68.2 1.8 64.6 71.8
Retired 1692 32.1 0.7 30.7 33.5
Unable to Work 461 50.9 2.1 46.7 55.1
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 2107 45.0 1.0 43.1 47.0
1-19 Hours 503 57.5 2.4 52.9 62.2
20-39 Hours 1208 62.8 1.4 60.0 65.6
40 + Hours 4534 63.0 0.7 61.6 64.3
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 6166 58.4 0.5 57.4 59.5
Divorced / Separated 1463 60.7 1.2 58.3 63.0
Widowed 875 33.8 1.0 31.7 35.8
Never Married 1011 69.2 1.7 65.8 72.6
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 2045 49.2 1.0 47.3 51.2
Living without a Disability 7471 61.4 0.6 60.3 62.5
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 424 61.3 2.3 56.9 65.8
Rura 1191 60.0 1.4 57.3 62.7
Densely-settled Rura 1503 60.7 1.3 58.1 63.3
Semi-urban 1822 59.8 1.2 57.5 62.1
Urban 4585 57.6 0.7 56.2 58.9
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 1264 82.0 1.4 79.3 84.6
Insured 8253 55.7 0.5 54.7 56.7
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 775 38.6 1.4 35.8 41.4
No Diabetes 8766 60.9 0.5 59.8 61.9
HYPERTENSION STATUS . . . . .
Hypertension 2893 46.2 0.8 44.7 47.7
No Hypertension 6632 64.1 0.6 62.9 65.3
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 632 51.4 2.0 47.5 55.3
No Current Asthma 8854 59.6 0.5 58.7 60.6
ARTHRITIS STATUS . . . . .
Arthritis 2547 46.3 0.8 44.7 47.8
No Arthritis 6908 63.0 0.6 61.9 64.2
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 1246 49.0 1.3 46.5 51.4
Excellent to Good 8276 60.3 0.5 59.3 61.4
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 909 63.3 1.7 60.0 66.6
<14 days mental health not good 8538 58.6 0.5 57.6 59.6
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 1952 71.0 1.2 68.7 73.3
Non-Smoker 7553 56.3 0.5 55.3 57.4
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 3127 59.7 0.9 58.0 61.5
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 3240 58.3 0.8 56.7 59.9
Obese (BMI >= 30) 2752 58.1 0.9 56.3 59.8
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 7035 58.9 0.6 57.8 60.0
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 2500 59.0 1.0 57.2 60.9
RECOMMENDED LEVEL OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Meets Recommendations 4193 60.5 0.8 59.0 62.0
Insufficient 3616 58.3 0.8 56.8 59.8
No Activity 1292 54.5 1.3 51.9 57.1

Numerator: Respondents who reported they did not have a flu shot during the past 12 months.
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.