Table 2

Seasonal influenza vaccine uptake by sex, age group, place of residence and target group, seasons 2008/092010/11, Germany
Season 2008/09 Season 2009/10 Season 2010/11
n=22,009 % (95% CI)* n=13,040 % (95% CI)* n=2,492 % (95% CI)*
Total 29.8 (29.0-30.6) 26.6 (25.6-27.6) 28.3 (26.0-30.6)
Sex
  female 30.8 (29.7-31.9) 27.2 (25.8-28.6) 28.2 (25.3-31.3)
  male 28.8 (27.6-30.0) 26.0 (24.5-27.5) 28.3 (25.0-32.0)
Age group
  18-39 years 14.8 (13.8-15.9) 12.8 (11.6-14.1) 13.3 (10.7-16.6)
  40-59 years 23.9 (22.8-25.0) 21.2 (19.8-22.6) 21.5 (18.6-24.7)
  ≥60 years 52.8 (51.0-54.5) 47.5 (45.2-49.8) 50.6 (45.7-55.5)
Place of residence
  Western Federal States 26.7 (25.8-27.6) 24.0 (22.9-25.1) 25.8 (23.3-28.4)
  Eastern Federal States 41.5 (39.6-43.5) 36.7 (34.3-39.2) 37.7 (32.6-43.0)
Target group
  health care workers 30.5 (27.6-33.6) 27.3 (23.6-31.3) 25.8 (20.4-32.1)
  chronically ill persons 43.3 (41.7-44.9) 39.8 (37.8-41.9) 41.0 (36.9-45.3)
  non-target group 16.6 (15.8-17.5) 14.2 (13.2-15.3) 14.8 (12.5-17.5)

*Weighted data.

Böhmer et al.

Böhmer et al. BMC Public Health 2012 12:938   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-938

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