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2005 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 1.90a
Percent of high-risk persons age 18-64 who ever received a pneumococcal vaccinationa, United States, 1999 and 2003
    2003 1999
Population group Percent Standard error Percent Standard error
           
Total   16.2 0.7 14.0 0.7
           
Age (not age adjusted) 18-44 10.5 1.0 8.8 0.9
45-64 26.6 1.0 23.2 1.0
           
Race AI/AN only DSU DSU DSU DSU
Asian only DSU DSU DSU DSU
NHOPI only DSU DSU DSU DSU
Black only 19.1 2.1 15.1 2.1
White only 15.8 0.8 13.9 0.7
More than one race 18.7 4.8 DSU DSU
           
Ethnicity Hispanic, all races 9.9 1.3 8.4 1.2
Non-Hispanic, all races 16.9 0.8 14.6 0.7
Non-Hispanic, Black 18.9 2.1 15.1 2.1
Non-Hispanic, White 16.6 0.9 14.4 0.8
           
Gender Female 17.3 1.0 13.3 0.8
Male 14.9 1.1 15.4 1.3
           
Health insuranceb Private 14.2 0.9 13.6 0.8
Public 23.5 1.8 23.6 2.2
  Uninsured 13.9 1.8 7.9 1.1
           
Family income levelc Negative or poor 17.3 1.8 13.3 1.5
Near poor/low 18.1 1.6 16.0 1.7
Middle 17.7 1.5 14.1 1.3
High 14.4 1.9 13.0 1.3
           
Education (age 25 and over) Less than high school 18.4 1.7 13.9 1.3
High school graduate 16.5 1.4 13.5 1.2
At least some college 17.5 1.0 14.8 0.9
           
Residence location Urban 15.9 0.8 13.7 0.8
Rural 17.1 1.7 14.7 1.3
           

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.

DSU - 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.

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

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