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 5972 64.0 0.6 62.8 65.1
GENDER
Male 2885 66.5 0.8 64.9 68.1
Female 3087 61.6 0.8 60.0 63.2
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 448 74.2 2.0 70.3 78.1
25-34 years 777 76.4 1.5 73.5 79.2
35-44 years 797 69.5 1.6 66.3 72.6
45-54 years 1042 66.7 1.4 64.0 69.4
55-64 years 1258 61.2 1.2 58.9 63.6
65+ years 1650 43.7 0.9 41.9 45.6
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 321 68.1 2.5 63.2 73.0
Non-Hispanic 5613 63.6 0.6 62.4 64.7
RACE
White only 5346 63.5 0.6 62.3 64.7
Black or African American only 254 68.8 2.8 63.3 74.4
Other race only 172 61.8 3.6 54.8 68.8
More than one race 116 79.1 3.6 72.0 86.2
EDUCATION
Less than high school 344 71.0 2.5 66.1 75.8
High school graduate or G.E.D 1690 69.4 1.0 67.3 71.4
Some college 1919 66.9 1.0 64.9 68.8
College graduate 2006 53.4 1.0 51.5 55.3
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 417 68.4 2.3 64.0 72.9
$15,000 to $24,999 778 68.5 1.7 65.2 71.8
$25,000 to $34,999 573 67.5 1.9 63.9 71.2
$35,000 to $49,999 808 65.1 1.6 62.0 68.2
$50,000 or more 2569 61.0 0.9 59.3 62.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 3573 68.6 0.8 67.2 70.1
Out of work 218 77.6 2.8 72.2 83.1
Homemaker/Student 455 67.1 2.2 62.8 71.4
Retired 1332 44.8 1.1 42.7 46.9
Unable to work 370 61.9 2.3 57.3 66.5
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 1417 50.9 1.2 48.6 53.2
1 to less than 20 hours 361 63.6 2.5 58.7 68.5
20 hours to less than 40 hours 743 70.5 1.7 67.2 73.8
40 hours or more 2618 67.7 0.9 66.0 69.4
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 3462 61.6 0.7 60.1 63.0
Divorced/Seperated 944 68.8 1.5 65.9 71.8
Widowed 562 45.8 1.7 42.4 49.2
Never married 1004 73.8 1.4 71.0 76.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 1566 59.8 1.1 57.6 62.0
Living without a disability 4367 65.5 0.7 64.2 66.9
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 410 66.7 2.3 62.2 71.1
Rural 717 69.8 1.6 66.7 72.9
Densely-settled rural 1091 66.1 1.3 63.5 68.7
Semi-Urban 911 67.6 1.5 64.7 70.5
Urban 2843 61.2 0.8 59.6 62.9
NCHS Rural/Urban
Rural 1213 68.0 1.3 65.6 70.5
Urban 4759 63.3 0.6 62.0 64.6
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 5228 61.1 0.6 59.9 62.3
Uninsured 717 83.6 1.6 80.5 86.6
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 735 53.8 1.6 50.7 56.9
No diabetes 5228 65.3 0.6 64.1 66.5
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current Asthma 541 63.8 1.9 60.1 67.4
No current asthma 5371 63.8 0.6 62.6 65.0
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 1716 55.1 1.0 53.0 57.1
No arthritis 4216 67.1 0.7 65.7 68.4
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 705 69.4 1.7 66.2 72.7
<14 days mental health NOT good 5186 63.3 0.6 62.1 64.5
SMOKING STATUS
Current Smoker 1109 79.7 1.2 77.3 82.1
Non-smoker 4824 60.7 0.6 59.5 62.0
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 1655 62.9 1.1 60.6 65.1
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 1948 63.5 1.0 61.6 65.5
Obese, BMI>=30 2032 66.1 1.0 64.2 68.0
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 4519 63.9 0.7 62.6 65.2
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 1446 64.4 1.2 62.1 66.8
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 677 52.4 1.6 49.2 55.6
Did not serve on active duty 5286 65.5 0.6 64.3 66.7

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