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2003 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 1.74a: National Pneumonia Immunization, 2000

Percent of persons age 65 and over who ever received a pneumococcal vaccination, United States, 2000a
     
Population group Percent Standard error
Total 53.2 0.8
Race
American Indian or Alaska Native only DSU DSU
Asian or Pacific Islander only 42.3 7.1
Asian 42.3 7.1
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander DSU DSU
Black or African American only 30.8 1.9
White only 55.6 0.9
More than one race DSU DSU
Ethnicity
Hispanic 30.5 2.3
Total, non-Hispanic 54.5 0.8
Black or African American 30.8 1.9
White 56.9 0.9
Gender
Female 53.6 0.9
Male 52.8 1.3
Health insurance
Medicare + any private 58.0 1.0
Medicare + any public 44.2 2.3
Medicare only 45.1 1.4
Family income
< 100% of poverty level 39.0 2.3
100-199% of poverty level 51.5 1.5
200-399% of poverty level 57.6 1.6
>=400% of poverty level 59.7 2.2
Unknown 51.9 1.3
Education
Less than high school 43.0 1.3
High school graduate 56.0 1.4
At least some college 60.7 1.3
Residence location
MSA 53.4 1.0
Non-MSA 52.9 1.3

a Measure is age adjusted.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality or confidentiality.

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

Table 1.73b: Pneumonia Immunization by State, 2001 Table 1.74b: Pneumonia Immunization by State, 2000

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