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

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 1711 26.2 0.6 25.0 27.4
GENDER
Male 740 28.5 1.0 26.5 30.5
Female 971 24.4 0.8 22.8 25.9
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 43 46.5 5.9 35.0 58.0
Non-hispanic 1658 25.7 0.6 24.4 26.9
RACE
White only 1556 25.4 0.6 24.2 26.7
Black or African American only 77 31.8 3.9 24.0 39.5
Other race only 26 39.3 7.2 25.2 53.5
More than one race 19 20.0 4.7 10.7 29.3
EDUCATION
Less than high school 123 31.4 2.7 26.2 36.6
High school graduate or G.E.D 571 27.7 1.1 25.6 29.9
Some college 426 23.9 1.1 21.7 26.1
College graduate 587 24.9 1.0 22.9 26.8
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 124 31.4 2.7 26.1 36.7
$15,000 to $24,999 264 25.6 1.6 22.4 28.7
$25,000 to $34,999 197 26.7 1.9 22.9 30.5
$35,000 to $49,999 275 25.2 1.5 22.3 28.2
$50,000 or more 493 25.2 1.1 23.1 27.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 398 37.5 1.7 34.2 40.8
Out of work 19 25.7 5.9 14.2 37.2
Homemaker/Student 87 26.6 2.8 21.1 32.2
Retired 1162 23.9 0.7 22.5 25.3
Unable to work 44 22.2 3.5 15.3 29.1
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 1039 23.0 0.7 21.5 24.4
1 to less than 20 hours 145 30.1 2.4 25.3 34.8
20 hours to less than 40 hours 172 33.3 2.3 28.8 37.8
40 plus hours 233 39.5 2.3 35.0 44.0
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 953 26.9 0.8 25.3 28.5
Divorced/Seperated 250 27.5 1.9 23.9 31.2
Widowed 430 23.1 1.2 20.8 25.4
Never married 78 33.9 3.7 26.6 41.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 497 20.0 1.0 18.1 21.9
Not living with a disability 1205 30.0 0.8 28.3 31.6
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 132 31.9 2.7 26.6 37.1
Rural 222 29.5 1.9 25.8 33.2
Densely-settled rural 346 32.7 1.7 29.4 35.9
Semi-Urban 251 25.7 1.6 22.5 28.8
Urban 760 22.7 0.8 21.0 24.4
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 1677 26.0 0.6 24.8 27.3
Uninsured 31 39.8 6.6 26.8 52.9
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 251 18.7 1.3 16.3 21.2
No diabetes 1453 28.2 0.7 26.8 29.6
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current asthma 75 14.7 1.8 11.2 18.3
No current asthma 1629 27.3 0.7 26.0 28.6
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Yes 696 21.5 0.9 19.8 23.2
No 1002 30.8 0.9 29.0 32.6
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 86 25.9 2.9 20.2 31.6
<14 days mental health NOT good 1587 26.1 0.7 24.8 27.3
SMOKING STATUS
Current smoker 183 33.4 2.4 28.6 38.2
Non-smoker 1509 25.4 0.7 24.1 26.7
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 522 25.7 1.1 23.5 27.9
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 648 27.1 1.1 25.0 29.2
Obese, BMI>=30 438 24.4 1.2 22.1 26.7
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Yes 1132 25.3 0.8 23.8 26.8
No 576 28.1 1.2 25.9 30.4
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 351 22.5 1.2 20.1 24.9
Did not serve on active duty 1360 27.5 0.7 26.0 28.9

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