Percentage of Adults Aged 65 Years and Older Who Never Had a Pneumonia Vaccination

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 1127 28.3 0.8 26.7 29.8
GENDER
Male 455 31.0 1.3 28.4 33.6
Female 672 26.1 1.0 24.2 28.1
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 29 48.1 7.9 32.7 63.5
Non-Hispanic 1088 27.7 0.8 26.1 29.3
RACE
White only 1019 27.1 0.8 25.6 28.7
Black or African American only 42 36.4 5.1 26.3 46.4
Other race only 20 44.2 7.9 28.7 59.8
More than one race 20 42.5 7.9 27.1 57.9
EDUCATION
Less than high school 92 33.9 3.2 27.6 40.3
High school graduate or G.E.D 404 30.3 1.4 27.6 32.9
Some college 301 26.7 1.4 23.9 29.5
College graduate 330 24.7 1.3 22.2 27.3
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 88 29.8 3.2 23.5 36.1
$15,000 to $24,999 221 31.8 2.0 27.9 35.8
$25,000 to $34,999 141 26.9 2.2 22.6 31.1
$35,000 to $49,999 155 25.6 2.0 21.7 29.6
$50,000 or more 300 27.1 1.5 24.3 30.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 309 44.1 2.1 39.9 48.2
Out of work 13 35.9 8.7 18.9 52.9
Homemaker/Student 53 24.0 3.2 17.7 30.3
Retired 712 24.5 0.9 22.8 26.3
Unable to work 36 28.4 4.6 19.4 37.5
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 653 24.0 0.9 22.2 25.8
1 to less than 20 hours 100 30.2 2.8 24.7 35.7
20 hours to less than 40 hours 119 38.7 3.1 32.7 44.8
40 hours to less than 60 hours 170 46.3 2.9 40.6 52.0
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 610 28.9 1.1 26.7 31.0
Divorced/Seperated 169 33.7 2.4 29.0 38.4
Widowed 289 23.3 1.4 20.6 26.0
Never married 53 42.5 5.3 32.1 52.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 324 21.9 1.2 19.5 24.3
Living without a disability 793 32.0 1.0 29.9 34.0
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 78 31.6 3.4 25.0 38.3
Rural 159 32.6 2.4 27.9 37.2
Densely-settled rural 207 32.9 2.1 28.8 36.9
Semi-Urban 168 26.7 2.0 22.8 30.6
Urban 515 25.6 1.1 23.5 27.8
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 1102 28.1 0.8 26.5 29.6
Uninsured 23 39.7 7.6 24.8 54.6
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 166 22.0 1.7 18.7 25.4
No diabetes 959 30.1 0.9 28.3 31.9
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current Asthma 43 13.9 2.2 9.5 18.2
No current asthma 1082 29.8 0.9 28.1 31.5
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 484 22.8 1.0 20.8 24.9
No arthritis 638 34.6 1.2 32.2 37.0
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 53 28.6 3.8 21.1 36.1
<14 days mental health NOT good 1048 28.1 0.8 26.5 29.7
SMOKING STATUS
Current Smoker 131 35.9 2.8 30.4 41.5
Non-smoker 984 27.3 0.8 25.7 28.9
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 353 28.0 1.4 25.2 30.7
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 428 30.0 1.3 27.4 32.6
Obese, BMI>=30 294 25.5 1.5 22.6 28.3
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 768 28.1 1.0 26.2 30.0
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 357 28.6 1.5 25.7 31.4
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 264 28.6 1.6 25.4 31.8
Did not serve on active duty 862 28.1 0.9 26.3 29.9

Numerator: Respondents aged 65 years and older who
never had a pneumonia vaccination.
 
Denominator: All respondents aged 65 years and older, excluding unknowns and refusals.