Percentage of Adults Ages 65 Years and Older Who Never Had Pneumonia Vaccination

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 1792 29.2 0.7 27.9 30.6
GENDER
Male 654 32.0 1.2 29.8 34.3
Female 1138 27.2 0.8 25.6 28.8
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 53 47.9 5.2 37.8 58.1
Non-Hispanic 1736 28.6 0.7 27.3 29.9
RACE
White Only 1640 28.2 0.7 26.9 29.6
Black or AA only 73 36.8 4.6 27.8 45.8
Other Race Only 51 49.9 5.7 38.8 61.1
More than one race 21 29.2 6.1 17.2 41.1
EDUCATION
Less than high school 158 31.7 2.4 26.9 36.4
High school graduate or G.E.D. 684 30.6 1.1 28.5 32.8
Some college 501 28.7 1.2 26.3 31.1
College graduate 448 26.1 1.2 23.8 28.5
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 168 32.0 2.5 27.1 37.0
$15,000 - $24,999 377 28.7 1.5 25.9 31.6
$25,000 - $34,999 261 26.8 1.6 23.6 30.0
$35,000 - $49,999 277 31.7 1.8 28.2 35.2
$50,000+ 354 28.9 1.4 26.0 31.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages or Self-employed 406 45.8 1.9 42.1 49.5
Out of work 26 32.8 6.5 20.1 45.5
Homemaker or Student 83 24.5 2.7 19.2 29.9
Retired 1231 26.2 0.7 24.7 27.6
Unable to work 44 25.2 4.5 16.3 34.0
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 1137 25.1 0.7 23.6 26.5
1-19 hours 147 34.9 2.6 29.9 39.9
20-39 hours 181 43.7 2.7 38.4 48.9
40+ hours 224 49.7 2.7 44.4 55.1
MARITAL STATUS
Married or member of an unmarried couple 887 30.6 0.9 28.8 32.5
Divorced or seperated 260 35.3 2.1 31.1 39.4
Widowed 574 24.2 1.0 22.2 26.3
Never married 66 33.6 4.1 25.5 41.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 568 22.1 1.0 20.2 24.0
Living without a disability 1219 34.2 0.9 32.4 36.0
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 143 33.7 2.6 28.6 38.9
Rural 281 35.9 1.9 32.1 39.6
Densely-settled Rural 359 30.9 1.6 27.8 33.9
Semi-urban 274 29.2 1.7 25.9 32.5
Urban 735 26.3 1.0 24.3 28.2
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 1753 28.9 0.7 27.6 30.2
Uninsured 36 57.3 7.4 42.8 71.9
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 244 20.0 1.3 17.4 22.6
No diabetes 1547 31.6 0.8 30.1 33.1
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current asthma 65 14.6 1.9 10.7 18.4
No current asthma 1720 30.4 0.7 29.0 31.8
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 721 24.5 0.9 22.7 26.3
No arthritis 1061 34.0 1.0 32.1 36.0
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS
Fair or poor health 320 22.0 1.3 19.4 24.5
Excellent, very good or good health 1465 31.6 0.8 30.1 33.2
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health not good 81 24.4 2.8 19.0 29.8
<14 days mental health not good 1685 29.5 0.7 28.2 30.9
SMOKING STATUS
Current smoker 191 38.3 2.6 33.3 43.4
Non-smoker 1587 28.3 0.7 26.9 29.7
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight (BMI<25) 652 29.9 1.1 27.7 32.1
Overweight (25<=BMI<30) 645 29.8 1.1 27.6 32.0
Obese (BMI>=30) 428 27.4 1.3 24.9 30.0
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 1185 30.1 0.8 28.5 31.7
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 601 27.6 1.1 25.4 29.9
AEROBIC AND STRENGTHENING EXERCISE (4 LEVEL)
Met Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 213 30.0 1.9 26.3 33.7
Met Aerobic Guidelines Only 599 29.5 1.1 27.2 31.7
Met Strengthening Guidelines Only 71 19.9 2.4 15.1 24.7
Did not meet Either Aerobic or Strengthening Guideline 821 29.5 1.0 27.5 31.5
AEROBIC AND STRENGTHENING EXERCISE (2 LEVEL)
Met Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 213 30.0 1.9 26.3 33.7
Did Not Meet Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 1491 28.9 0.7 27.4 30.3
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 341 26.9 1.4 24.1 29.6
Not served on active duty 1451 30.0 0.8 28.5 31.5

Numerator: Respondents ages 65 years and older who reported they
never had a pneumonia vaccination.
Denominator: All respondents ages 65 years and older, excluding unknowns and refusals.