Percentage of Adults with Asthma Who Have Never Been
Immunized Against Pneumococcal Disease

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 273 56.0 2.7 50.8 61.3
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 81 62.2 4.7 52.9 71.4
Female 192 52.3 3.0 46.4 58.3
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years . . . . .
25-34 years . . . . .
35-44 years 63 76.7 4.9 67.2 86.2
45-54 years 71 55.2 4.8 45.7 64.7
55-64 years 48 33.4 4.2 25.1 41.7
65+ years 32 13.7 2.4 9.0 18.5
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic . . . . .
Non-Hispanic 264 56.2 2.7 51.0 61.4
RACE . . . . .
White Only 237 56.9 2.8 51.3 62.4
Black Only . . . . .
Other Race Only . . . . .
More than One Race . . . . .
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School . . . . .
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 78 58.6 4.6 49.6 67.7
Some College 75 52.3 5.4 41.7 63.0
College Graduate 100 58.0 4.2 49.8 66.3
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 29 52.2 9.1 34.4 70.1
$15,000 - $24,999 29 44.5 8.7 27.5 61.5
$25,000 - $34,999 18 49.7 9.4 31.4 68.1
$35,000 - $49,999 48 63.4 5.3 53.0 73.8
$50,000+ 115 61.8 4.3 53.5 70.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 162 68.8 3.4 62.1 75.5
Out of Work . . . . .
Homemaker / Student 42 74.0 7.9 58.4 89.6
Retired 27 13.5 2.6 8.5 18.6
Unable to Work 25 32.5 7.3 18.2 46.7
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 51 35.0 5.1 24.9 45.0
1-19 Hours 21 50.0 10.0 30.4 69.6
20-39 Hours 42 75.4 5.8 64.1 86.8
40 + Hours 112 69.0 4.2 60.7 77.2
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 177 58.1 2.9 52.4 63.9
Divorced / Separated 45 55.2 6.4 42.6 67.8
Widowed 17 21.0 6.6 8.1 33.9
Never Married 34 65.9 8.8 48.5 83.2
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier . . . . .
Rural 27 54.7 7.5 40.0 69.4
Densely-settled Rural 36 50.8 6.9 37.3 64.4
Semi-urban 44 56.4 7.4 42.0 70.8
Urban 157 57.7 3.5 50.8 64.6
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 95 37.2 3.7 30.0 44.5
Living without a Disability 177 67.7 3.4 61.0 74.3
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 32 72.7 7.0 59.0 86.4
Insured 241 54.1 2.8 48.6 59.7
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 24 23.6 4.7 14.4 32.8
No Diabetes 248 60.1 2.9 54.5 65.6
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 62 34.7 4.2 26.4 43.0
Excellent to Good 211 63.5 3.1 57.4 69.7
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 41 44.0 6.3 31.8 56.3
<14 days mental health not good 230 58.8 2.9 53.1 64.5
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 64 59.0 6.1 47.0 71.1
Non-Smoker 209 55.2 2.9 49.4 60.9
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 86 60.1 5.2 49.9 70.3
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 83 57.5 4.9 47.9 67.1
Obese (BMI >= 30) 95 50.7 3.8 43.2 58.2
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 191 59.2 3.2 52.9 65.4
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 82 48.0 4.5 39.1 56.9
ARTHRITIS STATUS* . . . . .
Arthritis 48 36.2 4.7 27.0 45.4
No Arthritis 90 64.6 4.6 55.6 73.6

Numerator: Respondents with asthma who reported they
have never been immunized against pneumococcal disease.
Denominator: All respondents with Asthma, excluding unknowns and refusals.
 
*Please Note: Prevalence of adults with asthma who did not get immunized against pneumococcal disease among categories of
Arthritis Status is based on responses from all respondents on Questionniare Split B, excluding unknowns and refusals.