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
TOTAL 4150 57.7 0.7 56.3 59.2
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 1702 62.2 1.1 60.0 64.4
Female 2448 53.4 0.9 51.6 55.3
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 162 77.7 3.2 71.6 83.9
25-34 years 440 67.2 2.0 63.2 71.2
35-44 years 682 65.5 1.6 62.3 68.8
45-54 years 980 60.6 1.3 58.0 63.3
55-64 years 967 49.8 1.2 47.4 52.3
65+ years 919 31.4 0.9 29.5 33.2
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 205 67.8 3.3 61.3 74.2
Non-Hispanic 3941 57.1 0.7 55.7 58.6
RACE . . . . .
White Only 3582 56.3 0.8 54.8 57.8
Black Only 230 69.6 3.2 63.4 75.8
Other Race Only 236 70.5 3.0 64.7 76.3
More than One Race 90 60.5 5.3 50.1 70.9
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 305 69.5 2.7 64.3 74.8
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 1230 60.7 1.4 58.0 63.4
Some College 1230 61.3 1.4 58.5 64.0
College Graduate 1380 50.9 1.2 48.7 53.2
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 304 60.0 3.1 53.9 66.2
$15,000 - $24,999 606 62.4 2.1 58.4 66.5
$25,000 - $34,999 466 59.5 2.3 55.1 64.0
$35,000 - $49,999 631 56.2 1.9 52.5 59.9
$50,000+ 1610 55.8 1.1 53.7 57.9
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 2433 61.2 0.9 59.3 63.0
Out of Work 247 77.3 2.7 72.1 82.6
Homemaker / Student 392 66.4 2.5 61.5 71.3
Retired 836 32.4 1.0 30.4 34.5
Unable to Work 229 56.8 3.1 50.8 62.9
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 1036 44.3 1.4 41.6 46.9
1-19 Hours 228 57.7 3.0 51.8 63.7
20-39 Hours 584 62.2 2.1 58.1 66.3
40 + Hours 1753 60.5 1.1 58.3 62.7
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 2567 56.2 0.8 54.6 57.9
Divorced / Separated 662 60.2 1.9 56.4 64.0
Widowed 446 35.6 1.6 32.5 38.6
Never Married 465 72.0 2.3 67.4 76.6
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 187 66.1 3.2 59.9 72.3
Rural 619 62.4 1.9 58.7 66.1
Densely-settled Rural 625 61.9 1.9 58.3 65.6
Semi-urban 715 57.2 1.8 53.6 60.7
Urban 2004 54.9 1.0 52.9 57.0
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 1031 48.3 1.4 45.6 51.0
Living without a Disability 3108 60.6 0.8 58.9 62.2
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 565 80.3 2.0 76.5 84.2
Insured 3577 54.5 0.8 53.0 56.0
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 348 39.1 2.0 35.2 43.0
No Diabetes 3799 59.5 0.8 58.0 61.0
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 293 54.7 2.7 49.4 59.9
No Current Asthma 3832 58.0 0.8 56.5 59.5
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 636 52.9 1.8 49.5 56.4
Excellent to Good 3508 58.5 0.8 57.0 60.1
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 397 64.4 2.4 59.7 69.1
<14 days mental health not good 3704 57.2 0.8 55.6 58.7
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 808 70.9 1.7 67.6 74.3
Non-Smoker 3321 55.0 0.8 53.4 56.6
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 1359 59.1 1.3 56.5 61.8
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 1349 55.2 1.2 52.8 57.6
Obese (BMI >= 30) 1240 58.6 1.3 56.1 61.1
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 2993 57.5 0.9 55.8 59.2
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 1150 58.5 1.4 55.8 61.2
ARTHRITIS STATUS* . . . . .
Arthritis 575 42.5 1.6 39.4 45.5
No Arthritis 1428 60.1 1.2 57.8 62.3

Numerator: Respondents who reported they did not receive a flu shot during the past 12 months.
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.
 
*Please Note: Prevalence of adults ages 18 years and older who did not receive a flu shot 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.