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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2007

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Table 108a
Noninstitutionalized adults age 65 and over who ever received a pneumococcal vaccination,a by race, United States, 2005
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   56.3 0.7 58.4 0.8 40.4 1.9 37.0 4.6 * * * * * *
Gender Male 54.2 1.1 56.4 1.2 33.3 3.2 * * * * * * * *
Female 58.1 0.9 60.1 1.0 44.9 2.6 35.7 6.2 * * * * * *
Health insurance Medicare and private 62.2 0.9 63.0 1.0 50.2 3.6 50.6 6.7 * * * * * *
Medicare and public 53.3 2.1 57.2 2.5 44.3 3.9 * * * * * * * *
Medicare only 45.7 1.5 48.3 1.6 31.5 3.3 * * * * * * * *
Family incomeb Negative/poor 45.8 2.2 47.6 2.6 43.1 4.0 * * * * * * * *
Near poor/low 53.5 1.5 56.4 1.6 36.0 3.6 * * * * * * * *
Middle 60.8 1.3 62.6 1.5 41.1 5.1 * * * * * * * *
High 57.3 1.8 58.4 1.9 47.1 9.5 * * * * * * * *
Education Less than high school 48.7 1.4 52.3 1.5 34.2 2.8 * * * * * * * *
High school graduate 57.1 1.2 57.9 1.3 43.3 4.4 * * * * * * * *
At least some college 61.7 1.2 63.1 1.2 48.7 4.5 37.6 8.4 * * * * * *
Residence locationc Large central metro 47.3 1.5 50.3 1.8 38.5 2.9 32.3 6.7 * * * * * *
Large fringe metro 58.4 1.7 59.5 1.7 41.7 6.6 * * * * * * * *
Medium metro 57.8 1.6 59.1 1.7 46.3 4.9 * * * * * * * *
Small metro 62.6 1.9 64.4 2.0 36.0 6.2 * * * * * * * *
Micropolitan (nonmetro) 60.5 1.9 61.8 2.0 40.1 5.5 * * * * * * * *
Noncore (nonmetro) 59.2 2.2 61.0 2.3 35.9 6.4 * * * * * * * *

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, 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. Missing values for family income were imputed using multiple imputation methodology. A small number of persons 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.

* 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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