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and is different from the flu shot. It is also called the pneumococcal vaccine
Age 50 and older
Kentucky BRFSS 2002


Demographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
Yes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
No
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 3575 1356  35.9  (33.6-38.2) 2219  64.1  (61.8-66.4)
     GENDER      
Male 1122  419  34.3  (30.7-38.2)  703  65.7  (61.8-69.3)
Female 2453  937  37.1  (34.4-39.9) 1516  62.9  (60.1-65.6)
   RACE/ETHNICITY      
White/NH 3376 1285  36.1  (33.8-38.5) 2091  63.9  (61.5-66.2)
African American/NH   92   29  27.8  (18.1-40.2)   63  72.2  (59.8-81.9)
       AGE      
50-54  652  103  13.1  (10.2-16.7)  549  86.9  (83.3-89.8)
55-64 1131  280  25.6  (21.8-29.8)  851  74.4  (70.2-78.2)
65+ 1792  973  56.6  (53.4-59.8)  819  43.4  (40.2-46.6)
     EDUCATION      
Less Than H.S. 1117  486  42.7  (38.5-47.0)  631  57.3  (53.0-61.5)
H.S. or G.E.D. 1309  467  34.5  (30.8-38.4)  842  65.5  (61.6-69.2)
Some Post-H.S.  668  249  35.8  (30.9-41.1)  419  64.2  (58.9-69.1)
College Graduate  463  147  28.3  (23.1-34.2)  316  71.7  (65.8-76.9)
  HOUSEHOLD INCOME      
Less than $15,000  560  219  40.6  (34.8-46.6)  341  59.4  (53.4-65.2)
$15,000- 24,999  519  194  35.2  (29.6-41.1)  325  64.8  (58.9-70.4)
$25,000- 34,999  295  106  36.6  (29.1-44.8)  189  63.4  (55.2-70.9)
$35,000- 49,999  357  107  27.3  (21.8-33.4)  250  72.7  (66.6-78.2)
$50,000 - 74,999  269   75  25.7  (19.6-32.9)  194  74.3  (67.1-80.4)
$75,000 +  180   46  22.4  (15.2-31.7)  134  77.6  (68.3-84.8)

#Use caution in interpreting data for total respondents less than 50. N = Cell Size, NH = Non-Hispanic, %
= Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.
Unless stated differently above, Missing, 'Don't know', and Refused responses are excluded.