Percentage of Adults Aged 18 Years and Older 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 6493 62.3 0.6 61.1 63.4
GENDER
Male 3085 66.7 0.8 65.1 68.3
Female 3408 57.9 0.8 56.3 59.5
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 474 71.5 2.0 67.5 75.5
25-34 years 849 70.7 1.5 67.8 73.6
35-44 years 871 69.6 1.5 66.6 72.5
45-54 years 1123 65.7 1.3 63.1 68.2
55-64 years 1384 56.3 1.2 54.0 58.6
65+ years 1792 45.3 0.9 43.5 47.1
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 374 70.4 2.3 66.0 74.9
Non-Hispanic 6081 61.4 0.6 60.3 62.6
RACE
White only 5771 60.8 0.6 59.6 62.0
Black or African American only 290 70.6 2.8 65.2 76.0
Other race only 190 71.5 3.2 65.1 77.9
More than one race 123 70.1 4.5 61.3 78.8
EDUCATION
Less than high school 395 72.6 2.2 68.3 76.9
High school graduate or G.E.D 1934 67.4 1.0 65.4 69.4
Some college 1982 63.0 1.0 61.0 65.0
College graduate 2168 52.6 0.9 50.8 54.4
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 460 70.8 2.2 66.5 75.2
$15,000 to $24,999 893 66.8 1.5 63.8 69.8
$25,000 to $34,999 684 67.5 1.7 64.1 70.9
$35,000 to $49,999 909 65.9 1.5 62.9 68.9
$50,000 or more 2525 57.5 0.9 55.7 59.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 3780 65.7 0.7 64.2 67.2
Out of work 253 75.3 2.8 69.9 80.7
Homemaker/Student 567 66.1 2.0 62.2 70.1
Retired 1433 44.8 1.0 42.8 46.8
Unable to work 404 60.6 2.3 56.2 65.1
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 1652 52.8 1.1 50.7 55.0
1 to less than 20 hours 372 63.0 2.4 58.4 67.6
20 hours to less than 40 hours 822 64.1 1.7 60.8 67.4
40 hours or more 2696 65.5 0.9 63.8 67.2
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 3753 58.8 0.7 57.4 60.2
Divorced/Seperated 1001 66.7 1.4 64.0 69.5
Widowed 670 49.4 1.6 46.2 52.6
Never married 1069 73.6 1.4 70.8 76.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 1645 58.8 1.1 56.6 61.1
Living without a disability 4771 63.3 0.7 62.0 64.6
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 417 63.2 2.2 58.8 67.5
Rural 733 65.0 1.6 61.7 68.2
Densely-settled rural 1155 66.8 1.3 64.3 69.3
Semi-Urban 1085 63.8 1.4 61.1 66.5
Urban 3103 60.0 0.8 58.4 61.7
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 5697 59.7 0.6 58.5 60.8
Uninsured 751 80.6 1.6 77.4 83.7
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 650 48.4 1.6 45.2 51.5
No diabetes 5831 63.7 0.6 62.5 64.9
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current Asthma 532 53.7 2.0 49.8 57.7
No current asthma 5909 63.0 0.6 61.8 64.2
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 1871 52.2 1.0 50.2 54.1
No arthritis 4589 65.7 0.7 64.3 67.0
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 617 67.1 1.9 63.5 70.8
<14 days mental health NOT good 5747 61.6 0.6 60.4 62.7
SMOKING STATUS
Current Smoker 1165 71.5 1.3 68.9 74.1
Non-smoker 5281 60.2 0.6 59.0 61.5
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 1969 63.2 1.1 61.1 65.3
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 2156 61.4 1.0 59.4 63.4
Obese, BMI>=30 1869 61.5 1.0 59.4 63.5
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 4834 61.8 0.7 60.5 63.0
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 1642 63.8 1.2 61.6 66.1
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 784 50.3 1.6 47.3 53.4
Did not serve on active duty 5707 63.9 0.6 62.7 65.1

Numerator: Respondents aged 18 years and older who
did not have a flu shotsmokeless or vaccine sprayed
in the nose during the past 12 months.
 
Denominator: Among all respondents,
excluding unknowns and refusals.