Percentage of Adults with Asthma Who Did Not Get
Immunized Against Pneumococcal Disease

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 644 59.4 1.9 55.7 63.2
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 190 61.6 3.4 54.9 68.3
Female 454 58.1 2.2 53.7 62.4
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 44 75.0 6.1 62.9 87.0
25-34 years 100 76.1 4.6 67.1 85.1
35-44 years 147 76.4 3.2 70.2 82.6
45-54 years 168 57.1 3.3 50.7 63.5
55-64 years 127 41.9 3.0 35.9 47.9
65+ years 58 15.8 2.1 11.7 19.8
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 22 63.4 9.7 44.3 82.5
Non-Hispanic 622 59.3 1.9 55.5 63.1
RACE . . . . .
White Only 547 58.9 2.1 54.8 62.9
Black Only 33 57.9 8.9 40.4 75.4
Other Race Only 34 69.6 8.0 53.9 85.3
More than One Race 30 59.3 8.5 42.6 76.1
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 53 48.9 7.1 35.1 62.8
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 170 62.1 3.4 55.6 68.7
Some College 188 54.8 3.8 47.4 62.1
College Graduate 232 64.7 2.7 59.3 70.1
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 77 57.7 5.6 46.8 68.7
$15,000 - $24,999 93 52.2 4.4 43.7 60.8
$25,000 - $34,999 63 56.4 5.9 44.7 68.1
$35,000 - $49,999 111 58.5 4.8 49.1 67.8
$50,000+ 248 65.5 3.0 59.7 71.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 410 70.0 2.3 65.4 74.5
Out of Work 46 64.6 7.9 49.0 80.2
Homemaker / Student 64 68.1 6.6 55.3 81.0
Retired 56 17.2 2.2 12.8 21.5
Unable to Work 65 38.4 4.5 29.6 47.1
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 101 41.4 4.5 32.6 50.3
1-19 Hours 33 74.4 6.6 61.5 87.3
20-39 Hours 81 61.7 5.7 50.4 73.0
40 + Hours 313 71.1 2.6 66.1 76.2
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 390 60.2 2.1 56.1 64.2
Divorced / Separated 112 52.7 4.4 44.1 61.3
Widowed 49 26.7 3.7 19.4 34.0
Never Married 92 68.8 5.4 58.1 79.5
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 216 44.1 2.9 38.5 49.8
Living without a Disability 426 69.0 2.4 64.3 73.6
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 26 50.2 11.8 27.1 73.4
Rural 85 61.7 5.3 51.3 72.1
Densely-settled Rural 100 62.6 4.3 54.2 71.0
Semi-urban 134 67.2 4.1 59.1 75.3
Urban 299 56.6 2.6 51.5 61.7
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 96 78.2 4.3 69.8 86.6
Insured 546 56.5 2.0 52.5 60.5
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 58 29.5 4.0 21.7 37.3
No Diabetes 586 63.4 2.0 59.4 67.4
HYPERTENSION STATUS . . . . .
Hypertension 213 41.0 2.5 36.2 45.9
No Hypertension 430 68.6 2.5 63.8 73.4
ARTHRITIS STATUS . . . . .
Arthritis 242 42.5 2.5 37.6 47.3
No Arthritis 399 69.4 2.5 64.5 74.2
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 144 41.7 3.2 35.4 47.9
Excellent to Good 499 65.2 2.2 60.8 69.6
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 123 58.9 4.6 49.9 67.9
<14 days mental health not good 512 59.6 2.1 55.5 63.7
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 163 68.0 3.9 60.3 75.7
Non-Smoker 479 56.7 2.1 52.5 60.9
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 177 65.2 3.8 57.8 72.6
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 180 56.3 3.6 49.2 63.5
Obese (BMI >= 30) 256 58.2 2.7 52.8 63.6
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 460 62.1 2.2 57.7 66.5
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 184 52.6 3.6 45.5 59.6
RECOMMENDED LEVEL OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Meets Recommendations 266 65.1 3.0 59.3 70.9
Insufficient 255 58.2 3.0 52.3 64.0
No Activity 93 43.9 4.8 34.4 53.4

Numerator: Respondents with asthma who reported they
have never been immunized against pneumococcal disease.
Denominator: All respondents with Asthma, excluding unknowns and refusals.