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 532 53.7 2.0 49.8 57.7
GENDER
Male 190 59.6 3.3 53.2 66.0
Female 342 50.7 2.5 45.8 55.6
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 44 57.4 6.8 44.0 70.7
25-34 years 65 58.5 5.3 48.1 69.0
35-44 years 57 50.2 6.0 38.4 61.9
45-54 years 106 65.1 4.3 56.7 73.5
55-64 years 121 54.3 3.8 46.9 61.7
65+ years 139 38.6 3.0 32.8 44.5
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 14 37.2 9.9 17.8 56.6
Non-Hispanic 513 54.9 2.0 50.9 58.8
RACE
White only 454 52.7 2.1 48.5 56.9
Black or African American only 38 60.2 8.2 44.1 76.2
Other race only 14 41.8 10.0 22.1 61.4
More than one race 21 78.6 7.7 63.5 93.6
EDUCATION
Less than high school 43 56.7 7.2 42.6 70.8
High school graduate or G.E.D 175 63.7 3.3 57.2 70.3
Some college 165 48.8 3.4 42.1 55.5
College graduate 149 47.6 3.3 41.2 54.1
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 80 64.8 5.4 54.2 75.5
$15,000 to $24,999 94 56.4 4.6 47.5 65.4
$25,000 to $34,999 64 59.3 6.1 47.4 71.3
$35,000 to $49,999 60 56.8 5.7 45.5 68.0
$50,000 or more 141 44.4 3.4 37.6 51.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 244 54.8 2.9 49.1 60.5
Out of work 19 62.2 9.8 42.9 81.4
Homemaker/Student 53 53.5 6.6 40.6 66.4
Retired 115 37.8 3.3 31.4 44.1
Unable to work 96 65.1 4.5 56.3 73.9
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 143 43.8 3.9 36.2 51.4
1 to less than 20 hours 35 42.9 7.5 28.3 57.5
20 hours to less than 40 hours 59 54.6 5.7 43.4 65.8
40 hours or more 163 55.7 3.6 48.7 62.7
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 249 52.8 2.7 47.5 58.2
Divorced/Seperated 119 56.9 4.2 48.7 65.1
Widowed 59 41.2 5.1 31.2 51.2
Never married 105 56.8 4.9 47.2 66.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 226 52.8 3.1 46.8 58.9
Living without a disability 305 54.6 2.6 49.4 59.7
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 32 44.1 7.5 29.5 58.8
Rural 58 66.8 5.7 55.6 78.0
Densely-settled rural 78 60.9 5.0 51.2 70.6
Semi-Urban 102 56.5 4.8 47.1 65.8
Urban 262 50.1 2.8 44.7 55.5
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 452 49.9 2.1 45.7 54.1
Uninsured 72 80.3 4.7 71.0 89.6
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 86 51.4 4.4 42.8 60.0
No diabetes 445 54.1 2.2 49.8 58.4
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 230 47.3 2.8 41.8 52.8
No arthritis 299 58.2 2.8 52.8 63.6
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 99 58.7 4.6 49.7 67.8
<14 days mental health NOT good 421 52.3 2.2 47.9 56.7
SMOKING STATUS
Current Smoker 124 64.9 4.3 56.3 73.4
Non-smoker 405 50.8 2.3 46.4 55.2
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 128 54.1 4.1 46.1 62.2
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 158 57.7 3.7 50.5 65.0
Obese, BMI>=30 203 51.5 3.1 45.5 57.6
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 334 51.4 2.4 46.6 56.1
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 198 58.7 3.6 51.7 65.7
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 45 42.4 6.2 30.2 54.7
Did not serve on active duty 487 54.9 2.1 50.8 59.1

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.