Percentage of Adults with Current Asthma Who
Never Had Pneumonia Vaccination

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 770 53.7 1.4 50.9 56.5
GENDER
Female 536 52.8 1.7 49.4 56.2
Male 234 55.3 2.6 50.2 60.4
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 71 82.5 4.0 74.6 90.3
25-34 years 133 77.8 3.3 71.4 84.2
35-44 years 156 63.7 3.4 57.0 70.4
45-54 years 182 57.9 3.2 51.6 64.2
55-64 years 151 38.8 2.9 33.2 44.5
65+ years 77 14.1 1.8 10.6 17.5
ETHNICITY
Non-hispanic 731 52.9 1.5 50.0 55.8
Hispanic 38 69.5 6.0 57.8 81.3
RACE
White only 654 53.0 1.5 50.0 56.0
Black or African American only 46 55.6 7.1 41.7 69.4
Other race only 39 54.1 6.7 40.9 67.3
More than one race 23 65.0 7.7 49.9 80.1
EDUCATION
Less than high school 77 59.6 4.4 51.0 68.3
High school graduate or G.E.D 192 50.8 2.7 45.4 56.2
Some college 252 53.3 2.5 48.4 58.2
College graduate 249 53.9 2.5 49.0 58.8
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 118 58.1 3.7 50.9 65.3
$15,000 to $24,999 127 48.7 3.4 42.0 55.3
$25,000 to $34,999 80 52.9 4.4 44.2 61.6
$35,000 to $49,999 85 50.1 4.1 42.0 58.1
$50,000 or more 283 58.4 2.5 53.5 63.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 465 65.7 2.0 61.9 69.6
Out of work 61 70.2 5.1 60.3 80.2
Homemaker/Student 84 66.7 4.5 57.9 75.5
Retired 63 14.8 2.0 10.9 18.7
Unable to work 93 33.6 3.4 27.0 40.2
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 112 34.0 3.1 27.9 40.0
1 to less than 20 hours 43 58.5 6.3 46.2 70.8
20 hours to less than 40 hours 125 66.5 3.8 59.0 74.1
40 plus hours 317 64.4 2.4 59.8 69.1
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 413 52.0 1.9 48.3 55.8
Divorced/Separated 167 52.6 3.1 46.5 58.8
Widowed 36 15.8 2.8 10.4 21.3
Never married 152 70.4 3.2 64.0 76.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Not living with a disability 513 64.2 1.8 60.6 67.8
Living with a disability 252 38.1 2.2 33.8 42.3
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 42 49.6 5.9 38.0 61.2
Rural 73 57.7 4.4 49.1 66.3
Densely-settled rural 148 59.7 3.4 53.1 66.4
Semi-Urban 132 52.9 3.5 45.9 59.8
Urban 375 52.0 2.0 48.0 56.0
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Uninsured 147 71.9 3.4 65.2 78.5
Insured 620 49.7 1.6 46.6 52.8
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 683 59.0 1.6 55.9 62.1
Have diabetes 85 27.2 2.9 21.5 32.8
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No 503 64.3 1.8 60.7 68.0
Yes 264 38.1 2.1 33.9 42.3
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
<14 days mental health NOT good 617 54.3 1.6 51.1 57.4
14+ days mental health NOT good 140 52.3 3.3 45.8 58.8
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 565 50.2 1.7 46.9 53.4
Current smoker 201 64.5 2.8 59.1 69.9
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 224 62.6 2.7 57.3 67.9
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 206 51.2 2.8 45.7 56.6
Obese, BMI>=30 296 47.5 2.2 43.1 51.8
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
No 233 47.9 2.5 42.9 52.8
Yes 537 56.5 1.8 53.1 60.0
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 727 55.9 1.5 53.0 58.9
Served on active duty 43 29.9 4.3 21.4 38.4

Numerator: Respondents with current asthma who reported they
never had a pneumonia vaccination.
 
Denominator: All respondents with current asthma,
excluding unknowns and refusals.