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 430 56.2 2.1 52.1 60.3
GENDER
Female 288 53.1 2.6 48.1 58.1
Male 142 61.4 3.5 54.5 68.2
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 47 78.9 5.6 67.9 89.9
25-34 years 67 67.6 5.1 57.5 77.7
35-44 years 82 65.7 4.8 56.3 75.1
45-54 years 86 55.9 4.9 46.3 65.4
55-64 years 87 44.6 4.3 36.1 53.0
65+ years 61 20.6 2.8 15.2 26.0
ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic 409 56.1 2.1 51.9 60.3
Hispanic 20 57.8 9.3 39.6 76.0
RACE
White only 352 52.7 2.3 48.3 57.1
Black or African American only 34 68.5 7.9 53.0 84.0
Other race only 27 67.9 7.9 52.5 83.4
More than one race 16 86.8 7.2 72.8 100
EDUCATION
Less than high school 41 59.1 7.1 45.2 73.1
High school graduate or G.E.D 123 59.0 3.8 51.6 66.5
Some college 134 53.8 3.6 46.8 60.9
College graduate 132 54.7 3.7 47.5 61.8
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 86 64.7 4.9 55.0 74.4
$15,000 to $24,999 84 56.2 4.6 47.2 65.2
$25,000 to $34,999 30 48.0 6.8 34.7 61.2
$35,000 to $49,999 58 52.2 5.7 41.1 63.3
$50,000 or more 123 53.8 3.9 46.2 61.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 209 61.4 3.0 55.5 67.3
Out of work 36 66.1 8.1 50.1 82.1
Homemaker/Student 50 69.3 6.4 56.8 81.8
Retired 62 24.9 3.2 18.5 31.2
Unable to work 73 54.0 5.0 44.1 63.9
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 87 39.6 4.1 31.6 47.6
1 to less than 20 hours 31 71.7 6.7 58.5 85.0
20 hours to less than 40 hours 59 54.0 6.0 42.2 65.8
40 plus hours 134 64.6 3.6 57.5 71.7
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 229 52.8 2.7 47.5 58.2
Divorced/Separated 81 53.3 5.1 43.4 63.3
Widowed 35 31.1 5.4 20.5 41.8
Never married 84 71.8 4.6 62.9 80.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Do not have a disability 232 60.6 2.8 55.0 66.2
Have a disability 195 50.0 3.0 44.1 56.0
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 13 28.8 8.3 12.5 45.1
Rural 43 48.4 5.9 36.9 59.9
Densely-settled rural 81 61.4 4.5 52.5 70.2
Semi-Urban 48 56.2 5.4 45.6 66.8
Urban 245 57.2 2.9 51.5 62.8
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Uninsured 89 75.2 4.9 65.6 84.8
Insured 338 51.4 2.3 46.9 55.9
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 362 59.4 2.2 55.1 63.8
Have diabetes 68 37.7 4.9 28.1 47.3
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No arthritis 245 62.1 2.7 56.8 67.5
Have arthritis 185 46.8 3.0 40.9 52.7
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
<14 days mental health NOT good 320 54.2 2.4 49.5 58.8
14+ days mental health NOT good 101 62.1 4.4 53.4 70.7
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 317 53.5 2.4 48.8 58.2
Current smoker 112 64.4 4.2 56.3 72.5
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 121 61.4 4.1 53.4 69.4
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 113 54.5 3.7 47.2 61.9
Obese, BMI>=30 161 51.1 3.4 44.6 57.7
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 122 53.0 4.0 45.3 60.8
Participates in leisure time physical activity 308 57.6 2.4 52.8 62.4
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 409 58.8 2.2 54.5 63.0
Served on active duty 21 27.5 6.2 15.4 39.7

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.