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Non-institutionalized adults age 65 and over who ever received pneumococcal vaccination
Healthy People 2010, measure 14-29b.
72 Non-institutionalized adults age 65 and over who ever received a pneumococcal vaccination, United States, 2001, by
- Family income
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey.
U.S. population (civilian, non-institutionalized): age 65 and over.
Number of adults, age 65 and over, who had a pneumonia vaccination.
This measure is one of the components of the Immunization Leading Health Indicator, which further defines the measure as pertaining to high-risk adults. See Appendix H of Tracking Healthy People 2010 for a complete listing of Leading Health Indicators.
Data are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population. Age-adjusted percents are weighted sums of age-specific percents. For a discussion on age adjustment, see Part A, Section 5 of Tracking Healthy People 2010.