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 549 56.3 1.7 52.9 59.8
GENDER
Male 159 57.4 3.1 51.2 63.5
Female 390 55.8 2.1 51.7 60.0
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 67 83.5 4.3 75.2 91.9
25-34 years 77 66.0 4.6 56.9 75.1
35-44 years 81 65.0 4.4 56.3 73.6
45-54 years 102 52.7 3.9 44.9 60.4
55-64 years 99 37.2 3.4 30.6 43.9
65+ years 123 37.6 3.0 31.7 43.5
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 28 73.5 7.4 58.9 88.0
Non-Hispanic 518 55.4 1.8 51.8 58.9
RACE
White only 466 55.2 1.9 51.6 58.9
Black or African American only 34 64.5 6.7 51.4 77.6
Other race only 22 63.6 9.3 45.4 81.9
More than one race 19 52.5 9.5 33.9 71.2
EDUCATION
Less than high school 43 56.9 6.0 45.1 68.7
High school graduate or G.E.D 161 59.4 3.2 53.0 65.7
Some college 202 60.0 2.9 54.3 65.6
College graduate 143 46.4 3.1 40.3 52.5
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 81 61.8 4.7 52.7 71.0
$15,000 to $24,999 102 58.5 4.2 50.3 66.7
$25,000 to $34,999 59 61.3 5.2 51.0 71.5
$35,000 to $49,999 66 53.1 4.9 43.6 62.7
$50,000 or more 168 52.8 3.1 46.8 58.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 272 60.5 2.4 55.7 65.3
Out of work 32 71.1 6.8 57.7 84.4
Homemaker/Student 48 62.2 5.8 50.8 73.6
Retired 96 35.3 3.3 28.9 41.7
Unable to work 99 53.8 4.2 45.6 62.1
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 114 43.9 3.8 36.5 51.3
1 to less than 20 hours 37 58.1 7.3 43.7 72.5
20 hours to less than 40 hours 58 64.7 5.0 55.0 74.4
40 hours to less than 60 hours 189 58.1 2.9 52.4 63.9
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 267 51.5 2.4 46.8 56.2
Divorced/Seperated 110 53.0 3.9 45.4 60.6
Widowed 50 38.8 4.9 29.2 48.5
Never married 120 73.6 3.6 66.6 80.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 240 50.3 2.6 45.2 55.4
Living without a disability 307 60.9 2.3 56.3 65.4
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 26 58.7 7.8 43.5 73.9
Rural 54 56.4 5.4 45.7 67.1
Densely-settled rural 77 55.6 4.5 46.7 64.4
Semi-Urban 97 55.5 4.2 47.3 63.7
Urban 295 56.6 2.4 51.9 61.3
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 467 53.2 1.9 49.5 56.8
Uninsured 75 75.9 4.9 66.3 85.5
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 92 44.1 3.9 36.5 51.7
No diabetes 457 58.8 1.9 55.0 62.6
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 241 47.0 2.5 42.1 51.9
No arthritis 305 63.1 2.4 58.5 67.7
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 100 56.1 4.2 47.8 64.4
<14 days mental health NOT good 438 56.1 1.9 52.3 59.9
SMOKING STATUS
Current Smoker 131 65.2 3.5 58.2 72.1
Non-smoker 415 53.6 2.0 49.7 57.5
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 146 58.7 3.5 51.8 65.7
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 157 60.7 3.2 54.5 66.9
Obese, BMI>=30 218 52.8 2.7 47.5 58.1
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 377 58.6 2.1 54.4 62.7
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 171 50.9 3.1 44.8 56.9
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 45 52.3 5.7 41.1 63.5
Did not serve on active duty 503 56.6 1.8 53.0 60.2

Numerator: Respondents with current asthma who 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.