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 764 48.5 1.5 45.5 51.4
GENDER
Male 274 50.8 2.5 45.9 55.8
Female 490 47.0 1.9 43.4 50.7
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 61 56.9 5.4 46.2 67.5
25-34 years 106 58.1 4.2 50.0 66.3
35-44 years 104 53.7 3.9 46.0 61.4
45-54 years 153 49.2 3.3 42.7 55.7
55-64 years 165 44.7 2.8 39.2 50.3
65+ years 175 32.7 2.4 28.0 37.5
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 31 38.5 6.3 26.1 50.9
Non-hispanic 729 49.3 1.6 46.2 52.3
RACE
White only 639 47.2 1.6 44.0 50.3
Black or African American only 53 54.7 6.5 42.0 67.5
Other race only 27 44.1 8.4 27.6 60.5
More than one race 32 63.0 7.4 48.5 77.4
EDUCATION
Less than high school 68 57.5 5.1 47.4 67.5
High school graduate or G.E.D 232 54.1 2.9 48.5 59.7
Some college 242 46.2 2.6 41.0 51.3
College graduate 222 42.3 2.5 37.4 47.1
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 100 54.2 4.4 45.5 62.9
$15,000 to $24,999 132 50.8 3.7 43.5 58.1
$25,000 to $34,999 73 48.6 4.6 39.5 57.6
$35,000 to $49,999 97 52.8 4.2 44.6 61.0
$50,000 or more 236 43.0 2.5 38.1 47.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 360 51.1 2.1 46.9 55.3
Out of work 46 59.6 6.7 46.5 72.7
Homemaker/Student 83 54.8 5.0 45.1 64.6
Retired 147 34.9 2.8 29.4 40.5
Unable to work 122 44.8 3.7 37.4 52.1
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 184 41.2 3.0 35.3 47.0
1 to less than 20 hours 43 54.7 6.2 42.5 66.8
20 hours to less than 40 hours 96 56.2 4.6 47.1 65.3
40 plus hours 243 48.7 2.5 43.7 53.7
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 396 45.9 1.9 42.1 49.8
Divorced/Seperated 147 48.6 3.5 41.8 55.4
Widowed 77 36.3 4.0 28.4 44.1
Never married 144 57.9 3.8 50.5 65.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 345 48.7 2.2 44.4 53.0
Not living with a disability 417 48.7 2.1 44.7 52.7
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 48 60.7 5.8 49.3 72.2
Rural 66 56.3 4.9 46.8 65.8
Densely-settled rural 129 54.0 3.6 46.9 61.1
Semi-Urban 133 48.3 3.8 40.8 55.7
Urban 388 45.4 2.0 41.4 49.4
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 658 46.0 1.6 42.9 49.1
Uninsured 103 72.0 4.7 62.8 81.2
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 123 40.1 3.3 33.6 46.6
No diabetes 639 50.0 1.7 46.7 53.3
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Yes 337 43.7 2.1 39.6 47.8
No 420 51.5 2.1 47.4 55.6
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 151 51.1 3.5 44.2 58.0
<14 days mental health NOT good 593 47.7 1.7 44.4 51.1
SMOKING STATUS
Current smoker 202 64.1 3.0 58.2 70.0
Non-smoker 557 43.9 1.7 40.6 47.3
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 185 51.6 3.2 45.3 57.8
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 192 45.9 2.9 40.2 51.7
Obese, BMI>=30 323 47.0 2.3 42.5 51.5
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Yes 505 47.7 1.8 44.0 51.3
No 256 50.0 2.6 45.0 55.0
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 55 35.9 4.4 27.3 44.4
Did not serve on active duty 709 49.5 1.6 46.4 52.6

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).