Table 8_1_2-2b

2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

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Table 8_1_2.2b
Adults age 65 and over who received an influenza vaccination in the last 12 months,a by ethnicity, United States, 2007
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 66.80.867.80.969.31.056.32.353.13.1
GenderMale67.51.268.41.370.31.453.84.153.94.8
Female66.61.067.71.168.81.257.72.852.63.7
Health insuranceMedicare and private70.61.171.31.171.91.261.23.948.97.3
Medicare and public65.12.166.62.368.72.863.44.855.75.2
Medicare only60.61.761.21.863.52.150.03.455.04.2
Family incomebNegative/poor59.72.960.23.261.44.051.84.755.76.2
Near poor/low61.42.061.42.362.92.551.04.861.44.9
Middle67.31.568.81.669.71.661.45.042.55.2
High72.71.773.41.774.61.863.25.650.08.6
EducationLess than high school61.31.762.61.865.62.352.13.353.63.8
High school graduate65.41.566.11.567.31.655.94.648.95.8
At least some college71.51.372.01.372.71.463.94.353.47.5
Residence locationcMetropolitan65.81.067.01.068.41.156.82.651.43.1
  Large central metro58.51.859.62.060.42.557.13.451.23.8
  Large fringe metro69.71.871.61.873.21.952.96.137.97.9
  Medium metro66.71.966.71.967.82.151.75.566.36.1
  Small metro71.62.272.02.271.92.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
Micropolitan (nonmetro)71.82.371.62.373.12.462.46.6DSUDSU
Noncore (nonmetro)68.22.868.83.070.43.0DSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationscBasic activities70.11.271.11.372.01.463.53.155.54.5
Complex activities67.62.568.02.769.33.063.75.962.57.3
No activity limitations63.81.364.61.366.61.545.23.753.84.1

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population.

b Negative/poor refers to household incomes below the Federal poverty line; near poor/low, the poverty line to just below 200 percent of the poverty line; middle, 200 percent to just below 400 percent of the poverty line; and high, 400 percent of the poverty line and over. Missing values for family income were imputed using multiple imputation methodology. A small number of people were excluded because their family income could not be imputed.

c For more information, see the National Health Interview Survey entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey.

 

Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 8_1_2-2b: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/8_respiratorydiseases/T8_1_2-2b.html