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 289 53.9 2.7 48.6 59.1
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 96 62.9 4.6 53.9 71.8
Female 193 48.2 3.1 42.1 54.2
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years . . . . .
25-34 years 33 68.1 7.1 54.1 82.0
35-44 years 54 58.5 5.5 47.8 69.2
45-54 years 60 42.8 4.7 33.5 52.1
55-64 years 61 40.1 4.3 31.6 48.5
65+ years 60 28.2 3.4 21.5 34.9
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic . . . . .
Non-Hispanic 278 52.8 2.7 47.4 58.1
RACE . . . . .
White Only 239 51.8 2.9 46.1 57.4
Black Only . . . . .
Other Race Only . . . . .
More than One Race . . . . .
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 25 63.3 10.2 43.3 83.2
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 87 57.2 4.9 47.7 66.8
Some College 92 59.5 4.8 50.1 69.0
College Graduate 85 43.4 4.2 35.1 51.7
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 42 63.6 8.0 47.8 79.4
$15,000 - $24,999 36 55.4 8.4 39.1 71.8
$25,000 - $34,999 32 60.7 8.2 44.6 76.9
$35,000 - $49,999 49 56.0 5.8 44.7 67.3
$50,000+ 88 48.5 4.4 39.9 57.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 141 57.4 3.8 49.9 64.9
Out of Work . . . . .
Homemaker / Student 40 69.2 7.0 55.4 83.0
Retired 56 28.9 3.5 21.9 35.8
Unable to Work 37 47.4 7.5 32.8 62.1
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 76 41.6 4.8 32.2 50.9
1-19 Hours 23 60.2 8.6 43.3 77.1
20-39 Hours 38 65.9 7.1 52.0 79.9
40 + Hours 97 55.8 4.7 46.6 64.9
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 172 51.2 3.0 45.4 57.1
Divorced / Separated 44 48.4 6.9 34.9 61.8
Widowed 36 36.2 6.4 23.7 48.8
Never Married 37 72.1 7.4 57.6 86.6
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier . . . . .
Rural 39 63.0 6.7 49.9 76.1
Densely-settled Rural 42 54.3 6.7 41.1 67.5
Semi-urban 48 52.2 7.6 37.3 67.0
Urban 148 52.7 3.6 45.6 59.8
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 122 44.3 3.6 37.2 51.3
Living without a Disability 165 59.4 3.6 52.4 66.4
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 42 79.1 6.3 66.8 91.4
Insured 247 50.5 2.9 44.9 56.2
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 32 28.5 4.8 19.1 37.8
No Diabetes 255 56.7 2.9 51.1 62.3
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 88 48.5 4.7 39.3 57.8
Excellent to Good 200 55.8 3.2 49.4 62.1
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 60 59.4 6.4 46.8 72.0
<14 days mental health not good 227 53.3 3.0 47.5 59.1
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 78 62.6 5.6 51.6 73.6
Non-Smoker 211 51.4 3.1 45.4 57.4
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 86 58.8 5.0 49.0 68.6
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 83 57.2 4.9 47.6 66.8
Obese (BMI >= 30) 108 45.1 3.8 37.7 52.5
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 186 54.9 3.3 48.5 61.4
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 103 51.2 4.4 42.6 59.8
ARTHRITIS STATUS* . . . . .
Arthritis 63 42.4 4.7 33.2 51.6
No Arthritis 89 63.7 4.3 55.2 72.2

Numerator: Respondents with asthma who reported they did not have
a flu shot or vaccine spray in the nose during the past 12 months.
Denominator: All respondents with asthma, excluding unknowns and refusals.
 
*Please Note: Prevalence of adults with asthma 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.