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Table 1.70a: National Influenza Immunization, 2000

Percent of persons age 65 and over who received an influenza vaccination, United States, 2000a
Population group Percent Standard error
Total 64.5 0.7
American Indian or Alaska Native only DSU DSU
Asian or Pacific Islander only 58.0 5.8
Asian 58.0 5.8
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander DSU DSU
Black or African American only 48.3 2.3
White only 66.2 0.8
More than one race DSU DSU
Hispanic 55.6 2.7
Non-Hispanic 65.0 0.8
Black or African American 48.2 2.3
White 66.7 0.8
Female 63.2 0.9
Male 66.4 1.1
Health insurance
Medicare + any private 68.4 0.9
Medicare + any public 57.8 2.2
Medicare only 57.6 1.4
Family income
< 100% of poverty level 56.0 2.4
100-199% of poverty level 60.9 1.5
200-399% of poverty level 68.1 1.5
>=400% of poverty level 68.7 2.0
Unknown 64.5 1.1
Education (age 25 and over)
Less than high school 57.6 1.2
High school graduate 65.6 1.3
At least some college 70.3 1.2
Residence location
MSA 64.5 0.9
Non-MSA 64.7 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 1.69b: Influenza Immunization by State, 2001 Table 1.70b: Influenza Immunization bt State, 2001

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