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 959 25.1 0.8 23.5 26.7
GENDER
Male 451 28.4 1.3 25.8 30.9
Female 508 22.4 1.0 20.4 24.4
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 13 30.0 7.7 14.8 45.1
Non-Hispanic 942 24.9 0.8 23.3 26.5
RACE
White only 878 24.2 0.8 22.6 25.8
Black or African American only 49 37.7 5.1 27.6 47.8
Other race only 20 37.4 7.4 22.8 52.0
More than one race 8 28.4 9.1 10.5 46.3
EDUCATION
Less than high school 56 28.7 3.6 21.6 35.9
High school graduate or G.E.D 317 26.5 1.4 23.7 29.3
Some college 263 23.8 1.4 21.0 26.6
College graduate 321 23.5 1.3 21.0 26.0
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 72 33.7 4.0 25.9 41.6
$15,000 to $24,999 146 25.3 2.1 21.2 29.5
$25,000 to $34,999 110 22.1 2.2 17.8 26.4
$35,000 to $49,999 143 23.3 2.0 19.4 27.2
$50,000 or more 275 24.2 1.4 21.4 27.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 259 35.0 2.0 31.0 39.0
Out of work 9 26.3 9.1 8.4 44.2
Homemaker/Student 49 24.3 3.4 17.6 31.0
Retired 598 22.5 0.9 20.7 24.4
Unable to work 33 22.4 4.1 14.4 30.4
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 544 22.3 1.0 20.4 24.3
1 to less than 20 hours 78 23.4 2.6 18.3 28.5
20 hours to less than 40 hours 91 27.8 2.9 22.1 33.4
40 hours or more 153 39.7 2.9 34.0 45.5
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 529 25.3 1.1 23.2 27.4
Divorced/Seperated 155 30.7 2.4 25.9 35.5
Widowed 238 21.7 1.5 18.8 24.6
Never married 37 25.4 4.7 16.1 34.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 322 21.5 1.2 19.1 23.9
Living without a disability 617 27.3 1.1 25.2 29.5
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 77 28.1 3.2 21.9 34.3
Rural 133 31.4 2.6 26.2 36.6
Densely-settled rural 197 30.1 2.1 26.1 34.2
Semi-Urban 145 25.5 2.1 21.5 29.6
Urban 407 21.5 1.1 19.3 23.6
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 928 24.4 0.8 22.9 26.0
Uninsured 27 55.1 8.3 38.8 71.3
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 130 17.5 1.6 14.3 20.6
No diabetes 827 27.2 0.9 25.4 29.1
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current Asthma 44 11.9 2.0 8.1 15.8
No current asthma 907 26.4 0.9 24.7 28.1
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 404 20.5 1.0 18.5 22.6
No arthritis 549 30.0 1.3 27.5 32.5
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 55 26.0 3.5 19.2 32.7
<14 days mental health NOT good 878 24.9 0.8 23.3 26.6
SMOKING STATUS
Current Smoker 124 32.3 2.8 26.8 37.8
Non-smoker 831 24.3 0.9 22.6 26.0
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 291 25.2 1.5 22.3 28.1
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 383 26.6 1.3 23.9 29.2
Obese, BMI>=30 225 22.2 1.5 19.2 25.2
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 652 24.5 1.0 22.6 26.4
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 303 26.2 1.5 23.2 29.2
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 220 25.4 1.7 22.1 28.8
Did not serve on active duty 739 24.9 0.9 23.1 26.7

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.