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 904 52.6 1.4 49.8 55.4
GENDER
Female 609 49.2 1.7 45.9 52.6
Male 295 58.1 2.5 53.2 63.1
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 81 66.0 4.7 56.9 75.1
25-34 years 133 62.9 3.6 55.9 69.8
35-44 years 146 54.5 3.3 48.0 60.9
45-54 years 183 55.1 3.4 48.4 61.8
55-64 years 178 45.6 2.9 39.9 51.3
65+ years 183 30.8 2.2 26.5 35.2
ETHNICITY
Non-hispanic 859 51.9 1.5 49.0 54.7
Hispanic 41 63.6 6.6 50.7 76.5
RACE
White only 776 51.4 1.5 48.4 54.3
Black or African American only 52 58.2 6.6 45.2 71.2
Other race only 39 58.2 7.4 43.7 72.6
More than one race 28 59.0 8.4 42.6 75.4
EDUCATION
Less than high school 100 57.9 4.6 48.9 67.0
High school graduate or G.E.D 270 58.5 2.6 53.5 63.6
Some college 305 54.6 2.5 49.7 59.5
College graduate 229 40.0 2.4 35.3 44.7
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 170 59.9 3.7 52.8 67.1
$15,000 to $24,999 185 59.5 3.2 53.2 65.9
$25,000 to $34,999 99 55.9 4.2 47.6 64.2
$35,000 to $49,999 104 52.0 4.5 43.3 60.8
$50,000 or more 241 45.8 2.5 40.8 50.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 442 56.6 2.1 52.6 60.7
Out of work 65 63.5 5.4 52.8 74.1
Homemaker/Student 88 55.6 4.6 46.5 64.7
Retired 149 31.9 2.5 27.0 36.7
Unable to work 156 49.4 3.4 42.7 56.1
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 193 41.1 2.9 35.5 46.8
1 to less than 20 hours 48 48.4 6.5 35.7 61.1
20 hours to less than 40 hours 128 62.0 3.9 54.4 69.6
40 plus hours 292 54.3 2.5 49.5 59.1
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 406 46.1 2.0 42.3 49.9
Divorced/Separated 211 56.5 3.0 50.6 62.5
Widowed 90 37.8 3.7 30.6 45.0
Never married 193 66.1 3.2 59.9 72.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Not living with a disability 496 55.7 1.9 51.9 59.5
Living with a disability 405 48.2 2.1 44.1 52.3
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 63 57.1 5.7 46.0 68.2
Rural 87 52.5 4.6 43.4 61.6
Densely-settled rural 155 53.1 3.5 46.3 59.8
Semi-Urban 143 49.8 3.7 42.6 56.9
Urban 456 52.9 2.0 49.0 56.9
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Uninsured 191 78.2 3.1 72.1 84.3
Insured 709 46.5 1.5 43.5 49.5
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 759 55.0 1.6 51.8 58.1
Have diabetes 141 38.7 3.0 32.8 44.6
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No 516 56.6 1.9 52.9 60.4
Yes 383 45.8 2.1 41.7 49.9
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
<14 days mental health NOT good 691 51.1 1.6 47.9 54.3
14+ days mental health NOT good 194 57.9 3.2 51.6 64.1
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 647 48.1 1.7 44.9 51.4
Current smoker 252 66.3 2.8 60.8 71.7
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 241 57.2 2.9 51.6 62.9
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 234 50.7 2.8 45.3 56.2
Obese, BMI>=30 377 50.3 2.2 46.1 54.5
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
No 329 53.5 2.4 48.7 58.2
Yes 575 52.2 1.8 48.7 55.7
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 842 53.9 1.5 50.9 56.9
Served on active duty 61 36.6 4.4 28.0 45.2

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
(population-based estimate).