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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2004

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Table 72a: Non-institutionalized adults age 65 and over who ever received pneumococcal vaccinationa, by race, United States, 2001

      Single Race Only  
  Total AI/AN Asian NHOPI Black White >1 Race
Population group Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE
                             
Total 54.0 0.8 * * 28.2 4.5 * * 33.6 2.4 56.6 0.8 * *
                             
Gender                            
    Female 53.6 1.0 * * 33.6 6.4 * * 35.2 3.0 55.8 1.0 * *
    Male 54.6 1.2 * * * * * * 31.0 3.4 57.8 1.3 * *
                             
Health insurance                            
    Persons age 65 and over 54.0 0.8 * * 28.2 4.5 * * 33.6 2.4 56.6 0.8 * *
      Medicare and any private 59.2 0.9 * * * * * * 39.0 3.5 60.4 1.0 * *
      Medicare and any public 40.5 2.2 * * * * * * 28.8 4.0 46.1 2.6 * *
      Medicare only 46.8 1.6 * * * * * * 31.3 4.3 49.9 1.7 * *
                             
Family income                            
    < 100% of poverty level 42.2 2.3 * * * * * * 32.8 4.8 46.8 2.7 * *
    100-199% of poverty level 50.1 1.7 * * * * * * 29.2 4.2 54.0 1.8 * *
    200-399% of poverty level 57.9 1.5 * * * * * * 29.1 5.2 60.0 1.5 * *
    ≥ 400% of poverty level 59.0 1.9 * * * * * * * * 59.7 1.9 * *
                             
Education (age 25 and over)                            
    Less than high school graduate 49.0 1.4 * * * * * * 27.3 2.7 53.3 1.6 * *
    High school graduate 53.5 1.4 * * * * * * 40.3 4.8 54.7 1.4 * *
    At least some college 59.4 1.3 * * * * * * 32.1 4.2 61.7 1.3 * *
                             
Residence location                            
    Urban (MSA) 52.9 0.9 * * 29.3 4.6 * * 34.2 2.7 55.8 0.9 * *
    Rural (Non-MSA) 57.1 1.5 * * * * * * 30.5 4.8 58.8 1.6 * *
                             

aPercents are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population.

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

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; SE: Standard error; MSA: Metropolitan Statistical Area

Note: The population categories used in this table are as reported from the source of the data (see below).

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

 

 

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