Percentage of Adults Ages 18 Years and Older 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 4100 56.7 0.7 55.3 58.2
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 1683 61.1 1.1 58.9 63.3
Female 2417 52.5 0.9 50.7 54.4
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 159 76.8 3.2 70.5 83.0
25-34 years 427 64.7 2.1 60.6 68.7
35-44 years 663 64.0 1.7 60.7 67.2
45-54 years 971 60.0 1.3 57.4 62.7
55-64 years 966 49.8 1.2 47.4 52.2
65+ years 914 31.2 0.9 29.4 33.1
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 203 67.2 3.3 60.7 73.7
Non-Hispanic 3893 56.1 0.8 54.6 57.6
RACE . . . . .
White Only 3540 55.3 0.8 53.7 56.8
Black Only 226 68.1 3.2 61.7 74.4
Other Race Only 232 69.4 3.0 63.5 75.3
More than One Race 90 60.5 5.3 50.1 70.9
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 303 69.1 2.7 63.8 74.3
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 1221 59.9 1.4 57.2 62.7
Some College 1220 60.8 1.4 58.0 63.5
College Graduate 1351 49.3 1.2 47.0 51.5
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 300 58.6 3.2 52.4 64.8
$15,000 - $24,999 605 62.4 2.1 58.4 66.4
$25,000 - $34,999 460 58.9 2.3 54.5 63.4
$35,000 - $49,999 626 55.3 1.9 51.6 59.1
$50,000+ 1581 54.4 1.1 52.2 56.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 2400 59.9 1.0 58.0 61.8
Out of Work 244 76.3 2.7 71.0 81.6
Homemaker / Student 386 65.7 2.5 60.8 70.6
Retired 832 32.3 1.0 30.3 34.4
Unable to Work 225 54.8 3.1 48.6 61.0
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 1028 44.0 1.4 41.3 46.6
1-19 Hours 223 55.5 3.1 49.4 61.5
20-39 Hours 578 61.6 2.1 57.5 65.7
40 + Hours 1729 59.2 1.1 57.0 61.4
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 2527 55.0 0.8 53.3 56.6
Divorced / Separated 657 59.3 1.9 55.5 63.1
Widowed 444 35.5 1.6 32.5 38.5
Never Married 462 71.6 2.4 66.9 76.2
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 186 65.9 3.2 59.7 72.1
Rural 615 61.6 1.9 57.9 65.4
Densely-settled Rural 622 61.5 1.9 57.8 65.2
Semi-urban 703 55.5 1.9 51.9 59.1
Urban 1974 53.9 1.0 51.8 55.9
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 1023 47.8 1.4 45.1 50.5
Living without a Disability 3066 59.4 0.9 57.7 61.1
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 561 79.8 2.0 75.9 83.7
Insured 3531 53.4 0.8 51.9 54.9
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 346 38.8 2.0 34.9 42.7
No Diabetes 3751 58.4 0.8 56.9 59.9
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 289 53.9 2.7 48.6 59.1
No Current Asthma 3787 57.0 0.8 55.5 58.5
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 629 52.1 1.8 48.6 55.6
Excellent to Good 3465 57.5 0.8 55.9 59.0
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 391 63.1 2.4 58.3 67.8
<14 days mental health not good 3660 56.2 0.8 54.6 57.7
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 801 70.1 1.7 66.7 73.5
Non-Smoker 3278 53.9 0.8 52.4 55.5
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 1339 58.0 1.4 55.3 60.7
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 1331 53.8 1.2 51.3 56.2
Obese (BMI >= 30) 1230 58.2 1.3 55.6 60.7
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 2950 56.3 0.9 54.6 58.0
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 1143 58.0 1.4 55.3 60.7
ARTHRITIS STATUS* . . . . .
Arthritis 570 42.0 1.6 39.0 45.1
No Arthritis 1409 59.0 1.2 56.7 61.3

Numerator: Respondents who reported they did not have a flu shot
or vaccine sprayed in the nose during the past 12 months.
Denominator: Among all respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.
 
*Please Note: Prevalence of adults ages 18 years and older who did not get immunized against influenza during the
past 12 months among categories of Arthritis Status is based on responses from all respondents
on Questionniare Split B, excluding unknowns and refusals.