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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for North Carolina

Immunization

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.

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 6,026 1,357 21.1 19.6-22.7 4,669 78.9 77.3-80.4
GENDER
Male 2,279 509 20.5 18.2-22.9 1,770 79.5 77.1-81.8
Female 3,747 848 21.7 19.8-23.7 2,899 78.3 76.3-80.2
RACE
White 4,560 1,101 22.4 20.7-24.2 3,459 77.6 75.8-79.3
African American 1,116 203 19.6 16.1-23.5 913 80.4 76.5-83.9
Other Minorities 254 37 12.2 7.4-19.5 217 87.8 80.5-92.6
HISPANIC
Yes 169 32 19.4 11.8-30.2 137 80.6 69.8-88.2
No 5,842 1,321 21.2 19.7-22.7 4,521 78.8 77.3-80.3
AGE
18-24 505 62 11.9 8.3-16.8 443 88.1 83.2-91.7
25-34 1,116 76 7.0 5.1- 9.7 1,040 93.0 90.3-94.9
35-44 1,262 96 8.9 6.7-11.8 1,166 91.1 88.2-93.3
45-54 1,110 142 10.7 8.2-13.8 968 89.3 86.2-91.8
55-64 804 198 25.7 21.4-30.5 606 74.3 69.5-78.6
65+ 1,167 769 65.8 61.8-69.6 398 34.2 30.4-38.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 813 305 32.5 27.9-37.5 508 67.5 62.5-72.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,802 419 20.8 18.2-23.7 1,383 79.2 76.3-81.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,543 337 20.2 17.4-23.3 1,206 79.8 76.7-82.6
College Graduate 1,837 288 15.7 13.4-18.2 1,549 84.3 81.8-86.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 573 207 32.5 26.9-38.7 366 67.5 61.3-73.1
$15,000- 24,999 989 298 28.4 24.3-32.8 691 71.6 67.2-75.7
$25,000- 34,999 849 176 21.4 17.6-25.8 673 78.6 74.2-82.4
$35,000- 49,999 946 128 11.6 9.2-14.6 818 88.4 85.4-90.8
$50,000+ 1,540 180 11.5 9.4-14.1 1,360 88.5 85.9-90.6
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 407 89 20.5 16.4-25.5 318 79.5 74.5-83.6
Cumberland 411 102 25.5 19.8-32.1 309 74.5 67.9-80.2
Durham 392 78 18.4 14.2-23.3 314 81.6 76.7-85.8
Forsyth 446 124 25.1 20.9-29.8 322 74.9 70.2-79.1
Gaston 456 114 21.0 17.4-25.1 342 79.0 74.9-82.6
Guilford 409 81 17.1 13.6-21.3 328 82.9 78.7-86.4
Mecklenburg 421 80 16.3 12.9-20.3 341 83.7 79.7-87.1
New Hanover 386 83 18.4 14.4-23.2 303 81.6 76.8-85.6
Onslow 419 68 15.2 11.5-19.7 351 84.8 80.3-88.5
Wake 412 67 15.0 11.5-19.4 345 85.0 80.6-88.5
Western NC 606 175 26.4 22.8-30.4 431 73.6 69.6-77.2
Piedmont NC 659 151 20.5 17.3-24.2 508 79.5 75.8-82.7
Eastern NC 602 145 23.6 19.7-27.9 457 76.4 72.1-80.3

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#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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