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 1090 29.7 0.9 28.0 31.4
GENDER
Female 687 27.8 1.0 25.8 29.8
Male 403 32.2 1.5 29.3 35.2
ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic 1063 29.2 0.9 27.5 30.9
Hispanic 22 41.8 7.6 26.9 56.6
RACE
White only 997 29.3 0.9 27.5 31.0
Black or African American only 51 33.2 5.3 22.9 43.5
Other race only 25 33.4 6.8 20.0 46.8
More than one race 13 40.5 11.0 18.9 62.2
EDUCATION
Less than high school 95 34.1 3.4 27.6 40.7
High school graduate or G.E.D 383 29.4 1.5 26.5 32.2
Some college 300 28.8 1.6 25.7 31.9
College graduate 312 29.4 1.6 26.3 32.4
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 105 31.8 3.1 25.7 38.0
$15,000 to $24,999 213 29.3 2.1 25.3 33.4
$25,000 to $34,999 151 28.7 2.2 24.3 33.1
$35,000 to $49,999 166 29.1 2.2 24.7 33.4
$50,000 or more 261 30.6 1.8 27.1 34.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 245 43.3 2.4 38.6 48.1
Out of work 15 32.7 8.8 15.4 50.1
Homemaker/Student 46 28.1 3.9 20.4 35.7
Retired 750 26.8 1.0 24.9 28.8
Unable to work 33 31.7 6.1 19.7 43.7
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 690 26.2 1.0 24.3 28.2
1 to less than 20 hours 90 30.9 3.1 24.7 37.0
20 hours to less than 40 hours 109 41.5 3.5 34.8 48.3
40 plus hours 122 44.6 3.5 37.8 51.4
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 567 30.9 1.2 28.5 33.2
Divorced/Separated 170 35.6 2.9 30.0 41.2
Widowed 304 23.5 1.4 20.8 26.2
Never married 48 42.6 5.5 31.9 53.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Do not have a disability 771 34.0 1.1 31.7 36.2
Have a disability 318 22.5 1.3 19.9 25.2
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 82 33.9 3.4 27.3 40.6
Rural 168 37.7 2.6 32.7 42.8
Densely-settled rural 210 36.2 2.3 31.8 40.6
Semi-Urban 169 29.7 2.2 25.4 33.9
Urban 461 24.6 1.2 22.2 27.0
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Uninsured 25 41.7 8.7 24.7 58.7
Insured 1062 29.5 0.9 27.7 31.2
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 927 31.3 1.0 29.4 33.2
Have diabetes 163 23.4 2.0 19.5 27.3
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
No current asthma 1055 31.2 0.9 29.4 33.0
Current asthma 32 12.2 2.2 7.8 16.6
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No arthritis 632 35.3 1.3 32.8 37.9
Have arthritis 450 24.0 1.2 21.7 26.3
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
<14 days mental health NOT good 1030 30.1 0.9 28.3 31.9
14+ days mental health NOT good 48 26.6 4.2 18.4 34.9
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 977 29.0 0.9 27.3 30.8
Current smoker 110 36.9 3.3 30.4 43.4
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 397 30.0 1.4 27.2 32.8
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 404 30.3 1.5 27.4 33.3
Obese, BMI>=30 256 28.3 1.7 24.9 31.7
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 297 27.6 1.6 24.5 30.8
Participates in leisure time physical activity 793 30.6 1.1 28.6 32.7
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 870 29.9 1.0 28.0 31.9
Served on active duty 220 28.9 1.9 25.1 32.6

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.