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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2005

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Table 94a
High-risk adults age 18-64 who ever received pneumococcal vaccinationa, 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   16.2 0.7 15.8 0.8 19.1 2.1 * * * * * * 18.7 4.8
Age (not age adjusted) 18-44 10.5 1.0 9.5 1.0 16.9 2.7 * * * * * * * *
45-64 26.6 1.0 27.3 1.1 22.9 2.6 * * * * * * * *
Gender Female 17.3 1.0 16.8 1.0 20.4 2.5 * * * * * * * *
Male 14.9 1.1 14.8 1.2 17.2 3.6 * * * * * * * *
Health insuranceb Private 14.2 0.9 14.2 0.9 15.8 3.6 * * * * * * * *
Public 23.5 1.8 23.0 2.1 23.6 3.2 * * * * * * * *
Uninsured 13.9 1.8 13.3 2.0 15.9 3.9 * * * * * * * *
Family incomec Negative or poor 17.3 1.8 16.5 2.0 22.7 4.6 * * * * * * * *
Near poor/low 18.1 1.6 17.5 1.7 18.0 3.7 * * * * * * * *
Middle 17.7 1.5 17.9 1.7 17.5 4.0 * * * * * * * *
High 14.4 1.9 14.0 2.0 28.8 4.0 * * * * * * * *
Education (age 25 and over) Less than high school 18.4 1.7 17.6 1.9 22.7 4.0 * * * * * * * *
High school graduate 16.5 1.4 16.5 1.6 17.0 3.3 * * * * * * * *
At least some college 17.5 1.0 17.4 1.1 19.3 2.8 * * * * * * * *
Residence location Urban 15.9 0.8 15.4 0.8 19.4 2.2 * * * * * * * *
Rural 17.1 1.7 17.4 1.9 15.5 4.3 * * * * * * * *

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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