Have you ever had a pneumonia shot? This shot is usually given only once or twice in a person's lifetime
and is different from the flu shot. It is also called the pneumococcal vaccine
Kentucky BRFSS 2002


Demographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
Yes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
No
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 6951 1598  18.0  (16.7-19.4) 5353  82.0  (80.6-83.3)
     GENDER      
Male 2312  517  17.4  (15.4-19.6) 1795  82.6  (80.4-84.6)
Female 4639 1081  18.6  (17.1-20.2) 3558  81.4  (79.8-82.9)
   RACE/ETHNICITY      
White/NH 6491 1510  18.7  (17.3-20.1) 4981  81.3  (79.9-82.7)
African American/NH  222   40  11.8  ( 7.8-17.3)  182  88.2  (82.7-92.2)
       AGE      
18-24  421   29   8.6  ( 4.9-14.4)  392  91.4  (85.6-95.1)
25-34  957   45   4.1  ( 2.6- 6.5)  912  95.9  (93.5-97.4)
35-44 1282   98   6.8  ( 5.2- 8.8) 1184  93.2  (91.2-94.8)
45-54 1334  170  11.3  ( 9.1-13.8) 1164  88.7  (86.2-90.9)
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. 1588  527  26.4  (23.4-29.6) 1061  73.6  (70.4-76.6)
H.S. or G.E.D. 2712  569  17.6  (15.5-20.0) 2143  82.4  (80.0-84.5)
Some Post-H.S. 1561  312  15.9  (13.6-18.6) 1249  84.1  (81.4-86.4)
College Graduate 1058  183  13.0  (10.7-15.8)  875  87.0  (84.2-89.3)
  HOUSEHOLD INCOME      
Less than $15,000  936  252  22.0  (18.1-26.4)  684  78.0  (73.6-81.9)
$15,000- 24,999 1077  249  19.5  (15.9-23.7)  828  80.5  (76.3-84.1)
$25,000- 34,999  723  137  15.9  (12.6-20.0)  586  84.1  (80.0-87.4)
$35,000- 49,999  844  141  13.6  (10.9-16.7)  703  86.4  (83.3-89.1)
$50,000 - 74,999  716   98  11.5  ( 8.7-15.0)  618  88.5  (85.0-91.3)
$75,000 +  473   61   9.7  ( 6.9-13.6)  412  90.3  (86.4-93.1)

#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.