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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2007

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Table 108c
Noninstitutionalized adults age 65 and over who ever received a pneumococcal vaccination,a by family income,b United States, 2005
Population group Total Negative/poor Near poor/low Middle High
Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE
Total   56.3 0.7 45.8 2.2 53.5 1.5 60.8 1.3 57.3 1.8
Race AI/AN only * * * * * * * * * *
Asian only 37.0 4.6 * * * * * * * *
NHOPI only * * * * * * * * * *
Black only 40.4 1.9 43.1 4.0 36.0 3.6 41.1 5.1 47.1 9.5
White only 58.4 0.8 47.6 2.6 56.4 1.6 62.6 1.5 58.4 1.9
Multiple races * * * * * * * * * *
Ethnicity Hispanic, all races 29.0 2.4 21.0 3.9 28.1 4.5 38.6 6.2 28.2 8.0
Non-Hispanic, all races 58.1 0.7 49.9 2.4 56.0 1.5 61.9 1.3 58.2 1.8
Non-Hispanic, Black 40.7 1.9 42.3 4.0 36.8 3.7 41.6 5.2 47.5 9.3
Non-Hispanic, White 60.5 0.8 53.9 2.9 59.5 1.7 63.9 1.5 59.4 1.9
Gender Male 54.2 1.1 41.8 4.6 49.8 2.3 58.4 2.1 55.3 2.4
Female 58.1 0.9 47.0 2.6 55.9 1.9 62.6 1.9 59.7 2.5
Health insurance Medicare and private 62.2 0.9 52.3 5.3 62.5 2.1 66.2 1.4 59.0 2.0
Medicare and public 53.3 2.1 47.4 3.7 53.6 3.9 59.3 5.1 53.5 6.5
Medicare only 45.7 1.5 38.9 3.7 41.0 2.7 49.0 3.1 53.5 4.4
Education Less than high school 48.7 1.4 46.2 3.0 47.2 2.2 54.0 2.7 42.9 5.1
High school graduate 57.1 1.2 46.6 4.0 55.7 2.1 61.6 1.9 55.4 3.1
At least some college 61.7 1.2 48.0 5.4 60.0 2.7 62.2 1.8 62.6 2.0
Residence locationc Large central metro 47.3 1.5 36.7 4.5 41.0 3.2 51.3 2.7 53.8 3.3
Large fringe metro 58.4 1.7 38.0 6.5 56.7 3.7 61.7 2.9 59.2 3.4
Medium metro 57.8 1.6 50.0 4.4 57.4 3.1 62.2 2.9 54.9 4.1
Small metro 62.6 1.9 52.8 7.5 58.2 3.9 67.2 3.1 64.3 4.9
Micropolitan (nonmetro) 60.5 1.9 48.0 6.5 61.2 3.9 65.1 3.4 60.4 5.5
Noncore (nonmetro) 59.2 2.2 56.6 5.8 56.9 4.2 66.4 3.9 52.9 6.7

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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