Percentage of Adults with Current 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 743 53.2 1.6 50.0 56.4
GENDER
Male 224 57.7 2.9 52.0 63.4
Female 519 50.7 2.0 46.8 54.5
AGE GROUP
18-24 Years 66 70.5 5.0 60.7 80.3
25-34 Years 113 66.6 4.1 58.5 74.7
35-44 Years 138 57.8 3.6 50.7 65.0
45-54 Years 155 48.6 3.2 42.3 54.9
55-64 Years 148 40.8 3.0 35.0 46.6
65+ Years 123 25.6 2.3 21.1 30.2
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 22 55.6 8.7 38.6 72.6
Non-Hispanic 720 53.0 1.7 49.8 56.3
RACE
White Only 634 52.0 1.8 48.5 55.4
Black or AA only 44 51.1 7.5 36.5 65.7
Other Race Only 40 65.4 6.5 52.6 78.3
More than one race 21 67.4 9.3 49.2 85.5
EDUCATION
Less than high school 67 54.8 5.3 44.3 65.3
High school graduate or G.E.D. 207 53.2 3.2 47.0 59.4
Some college 269 57.6 2.7 52.3 63.0
College graduate 199 44.4 2.6 39.2 49.6
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 124 53.3 4.3 44.9 61.7
$15,000 - $24,999 139 55.2 3.8 47.6 62.7
$25,000 - $34,999 72 49.4 4.8 39.9 58.8
$35,000 - $49,999 111 56.8 4.3 48.4 65.2
$50,000+ 197 48.6 2.9 42.9 54.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages or Self-employed 343 54.5 2.3 50.0 59.1
Out of work 79 67.4 5.7 56.2 78.6
Homemaker or Student 78 69.5 4.9 59.9 79.1
Retired 122 29.5 2.6 24.4 34.5
Unable to work 119 44.5 3.8 36.9 52.0
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 167 44.6 3.5 37.8 51.4
1-19 hours 33 61.6 7.5 46.8 76.3
20-39 hours 83 57.4 4.9 47.8 67.0
40+ hours 252 55.0 2.7 49.8 60.3
MARITAL STATUS
Married or member of an unmarried couple 368 49.5 2.1 45.4 53.5
Divorced or seperated 166 47.4 3.4 40.7 54.0
Widowed 76 36.8 4.0 28.9 44.7
Never married 130 68.4 3.8 60.9 75.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 353 48.0 2.2 43.6 52.4
Living without a disability 390 57.3 2.3 52.7 61.8
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 30 50.9 9.0 33.3 68.5
Rural 82 62.7 4.9 53.2 72.3
Densely-settled Rural 139 58.2 3.6 51.0 65.3
Semi-urban 118 52.5 3.9 45.0 60.1
Urban 374 50.8 2.3 46.3 55.3
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 597 48.6 1.8 45.2 52.1
Uninsured 145 71.1 3.9 63.5 78.7
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 100 31.0 3.3 24.6 37.5
No diabetes 642 57.0 1.8 53.5 60.6
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current asthma 743 53.2 1.6 50.0 56.4
No current asthma 0 . . . .
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 302 43.0 2.3 38.5 47.5
No arthritis 435 58.9 2.2 54.6 63.2
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS
Fair or poor health 240 47.2 2.7 41.8 52.6
Excellent, very good or good health 502 55.5 2.0 51.5 59.4
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health not good 152 53.0 3.7 45.7 60.4
<14 days mental health not good 580 53.8 1.8 50.2 57.4
SMOKING STATUS
Current smoker 216 61.1 3.2 54.9 67.3
Non-smoker 524 49.9 1.9 46.1 53.7
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight (BMI<25) 204 62.5 3.0 56.5 68.5
Overweight (25<=BMI<30) 197 49.9 3.1 43.9 56.0
Obese (BMI>=30) 298 49.6 2.5 44.7 54.6
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 494 53.8 2.0 49.8 57.7
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 249 51.6 2.7 46.3 56.9
AEROBIC AND STRENGTHENING EXERCISE (4 LEVEL)
Met Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 97 55.5 4.6 46.4 64.6
Met Aerobic Guidelines Only 180 53.9 3.2 47.6 60.2
Met Strengthening Guidelines Only 41 56.1 6.8 42.7 69.5
Did not meet Either Aerobic or Strengthening Guideline 389 49.7 2.2 45.3 54.0
AEROBIC AND STRENGTHENING EXERCISE (2 LEVEL)
Met Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 97 55.5 4.6 46.4 64.6
Did Not Meet Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 610 51.5 1.8 48.0 54.9
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 53 32.5 4.3 24.0 41.0
Not served on active duty 690 55.1 1.7 51.7 58.4

Numerator: Respondents with current asthma who reported they did not receive a flu shot or
vaccine sprayed in the nose during the past 12 months.
Denominator: All respondents with current asthma, excluding unknowns and refusals.