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Table 1 Characteristics of patients by vaccination status

From: Cross-sectional survey of older peoples' views related to influenza vaccine uptake

Characteristic Not vaccinated n = 169 Vaccinated N = 675 RR adjusted for age, sex 95% CI p value
  Number (%) Number (%)    
Practice actively recruits patients for influenza vaccination 135 (80) 537 (79.6) 1.00 0.88, 1.14 0.98
Patient recalls receiving letter/phone call to have vaccine 80 (47) 359 (53) 0.95 0.88, 1.04 0.26
Perception of own health      
Excellent 17 (10.3) 48 (7.1) 1   
Very good 43 (26.1) 184 (27.4) 1.11 0.95, 1.29  
Good 55 (33.3) 231 (34.4) 1.10 0.95, 1.28  
Fair 34 (20.6) 174 (25.9) 1.15 0.94, 1.40  
Poor 16 (9.7) 34 (5.1) 0.94 0.72, 1.21 0.16
Perception of own activity levels      
Very active 27 (16.3) 103 (15.4) 1   
Active 76 (45.8) 334 (49.8) 1.03 0.97, 1.16  
Not very active 34 (20.5) 175 (26.1) 1.07 0.93, 1.22  
Not active 29 (17.5) 58 (8.7) 0.87 0.67, 1.12 0.07