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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2005

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Table 91a
High-risk adults age 18-64 who received influenza vaccine in past yeara, by race, United States, 2003
Population group Total Single race Multiple races
White Black Asian NHOPI AI/AN
Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE
Total   28.1 0.7 28.0 0.8 26.8 1.7 32.1 5.4 * * 31.2 6.5 33.4 4.9
Age (not age adjusted) 18-44 19.7 0.9 18.9 1.0 22.6 2.4 * * * * * * * *
45-64 42.8 1.1 44.0 1.3 34.2 2.6 * * * * * * * *
Gender Female 29.0 0.9 29.1 1.0 26.9 2.3 36.4 7.3 * * * * 31.2 6.1
Male 26.9 1.0 26.6 1.1 26.4 2.9 * * * * * * * *
Health insuranceb Private 30.8 0.9 30.8 0.9 30.2 2.8 35.8 6.6 * * * * 29.3 5.9
Public 27.5 1.7 26.4 2.0 28.6 3.0 * * * * * * * *
Uninsured 17.5 1.4 16.5 1.5 17.2 2.7 * * * * * * * *
Family incomec Negative or poor 25.5 1.8 24.4 2.1 24.6 3.1 * * * * * * * *
Near poor/low 25.7 1.8 25.2 1.9 26.0 3.8 * * * * * * * *
Middle 27.1 1.3 26.7 1.5 28.2 3.7 * * * * * * * *
High 30.2 1.4 30.7 1.5 29.1 6.1 * * * * * * * *
Education (age 25 and over) Less than high school 24.8 1.7 22.5 1.8 28.4 4.0 * * * * * * * *
High school graduate 26.2 1.3 26.3 1.4 25.0 3.6 * * * * * * * *
At least some college 33.2 1.0 33.3 1.1 28.8 2.7 38.8 7.7 * * * * 43.1 7.6
Residence location Urban 28.0 0.8 27.7 0.9 27.4 1.8 33.9 5.8 * * * * 32.4 5.7
Rural 28.2 1.4 28.5 1.5 22.8 4.4 * * * * * * * *

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population, except where indicated.

b A small number of persons who were covered by both public and private health insurance plans were included in the "private health insurance" category only.                                                                                                                        

c Negative or poor refers to household incomes below the Federal poverty line; near poor/low, over 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.

* 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.

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

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