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Table 1.72: National Influenza Immunization, 2000

Immunization-preventable influenza admissions for elderly (excluding transfers from other institutions) per 100,000 patients age 65 years and older, by patient and hospital characteristics, 2000
  Adjusted ratea
Population group Estimate Standard error
Total 79.237 3.643
Patient characteristic
   65-69 42.546 2.077
   70-74 57.330 2.943
   75-79 80.210 4.357
   80-84 116.618 6.593
   85 and over 166.664 10.330
   Male 80.590 4.188
   Female 79.208 3.639
Median income of patient zip
   Less than $25,000 80.679 9.253
   $25,000-$34,999 98.592 5.791
   $35,000-$44,999 76.209 4.547
   $45,000 or more 64.735 6.008
Location of patient residence
   MSA 60.552 4.120
   Non-MSA 131.471 6.548
Hospital characteristic
Location of inpatient treatment
   Northeast 71.266 11.087
   Midwest 122.771 9.131
   South 75.669 4.216
   West 39.969 3.758

a Rates are adjusted by age and sex using the total U.S. as the standard population; when reporting is by age, the adjustment is by sex only; when reporting is by sex, the adjustment is by age only.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project, Nationwide Inpatient Sample.

Table 1.71b: Nation Influenza Immunization, 1997 Table 1.73a: National Pneumonia Immunization, 2000

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