Percentage of Adults with Asthma 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 293 54.7 2.7 49.4 59.9
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 97 63.6 4.5 54.7 72.5
Female 196 49.0 3.1 43.0 54.9
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years . . . . .
25-34 years 35 71.0 7.0 57.3 84.6
35-44 years 56 60.1 5.4 49.5 70.7
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 282 53.6 2.7 48.2 58.9
RACE . . . . .
White Only 242 52.4 2.9 46.7 58.0
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. 88 58.2 4.8 48.7 67.6
Some College 92 59.5 4.8 50.1 69.0
College Graduate 88 44.9 4.2 36.6 53.2
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 50 57.6 5.7 46.5 68.7
$50,000+ 91 49.9 4.4 41.3 58.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 144 58.6 3.8 51.2 66.0
Out of Work . . . . .
Homemaker / Student 41 70.2 7.0 56.5 83.9
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 40 68.3 6.9 54.8 81.8
40 + Hours 99 56.9 4.6 47.8 66.0
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 176 52.6 3.0 46.8 58.4
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 43 56.3 6.6 43.3 69.2
Semi-urban 49 53.5 7.5 38.9 68.1
Urban 150 53.2 3.6 46.1 60.3
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 123 44.6 3.6 37.6 51.7
Living without a Disability 168 60.4 3.5 53.5 67.4
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 42 79.1 6.3 66.8 91.4
Insured 251 51.4 2.9 45.8 57.0
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 32 28.5 4.8 19.1 37.8
No Diabetes 259 57.6 2.9 52.0 63.2
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 88 48.5 4.7 39.3 57.8
Excellent to Good 204 56.8 3.2 50.6 63.1
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 61 61.1 6.3 48.8 73.5
<14 days mental health not good 230 53.9 3.0 48.1 59.7
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 78 62.6 5.6 51.6 73.6
Non-Smoker 215 52.4 3.0 46.5 58.3
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 87 59.2 5.0 49.4 69.0
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 85 58.6 4.8 49.2 68.0
Obese (BMI >= 30) 109 45.8 3.8 38.4 53.2
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 189 55.7 3.3 49.3 62.1
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 104 51.9 4.4 43.4 60.5
ARTHRITIS STATUS* . . . . .
Arthritis 63 42.4 4.7 33.2 51.6
No Arthritis 91 65.0 4.3 56.6 76.3

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