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2003 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Immunization-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,264 366 26.0 22.6-29.8 898 74.0 70.2-77.4
GENDER
Female 1,264 366 26.0 22.6-29.8 898 74.0 70.2-77.4
RACE
African American 1,264 366 26.0 22.6-29.8 898 74.0 70.2-77.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 13 7 52.9 17.6-85.5 6 47.1 14.5-82.4
-English Speaking 13 7 52.9 17.6-85.5 6 47.1 14.5-82.4
Non-Hispanic 1,251 359 25.9 22.5-29.6 892 74.1 70.4-77.5
AGE
18-24 93 20 19.9 10.9-33.6 73 80.1 66.4-89.1
25-34 200 43 20.7 13.6-30.1 157 79.3 69.9-86.4
35-44 261 48 20.5 13.9-29.2 213 79.5 70.8-86.1
45-54 259 63 24.6 18.0-32.6 196 75.4 67.4-82.0
55-64 183 69 34.1 25.3-44.1 114 65.9 55.9-74.7
65-74 149 63 41.9 30.6-54.1 86 58.1 45.9-69.4
75+ 106 56 43.4 30.7-57.1 50 56.6 42.9-69.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 293 111 32.8 25.6-40.8 182 67.2 59.2-74.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 429 108 25.8 19.9-32.8 321 74.2 67.2-80.1
Some Post-H.S. 302 80 21.9 15.8-29.4 222 78.1 70.6-84.2
College Graduate 237 67 25.3 18.5-33.5 170 74.7 66.5-81.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 273 85 27.4 20.9-35.1 188 72.6 64.9-79.1
$15,000- 24,999 286 77 26.7 19.3-35.5 209 73.3 64.5-80.7
$25,000- 34,999 163 44 24.8 16.5-35.4 119 75.2 64.6-83.5
$35,000- 49,999 112 30 19.8 11.7-31.5 82 80.2 68.5-88.3
$50,000-74,999 64 13 15.3 7.6-28.4 51 84.7 71.6-92.4
$75,000+ 53 14 37.2 21.3-56.4 39 62.8 43.6-78.7
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 16 5 43.5 18.8-71.9 11 56.5 28.1-81.2
Guilford 71 19 26.2 15.0-41.7 52 73.8 58.3-85.0
Mecklenburg 82 24 27.2 17.9-38.9 58 72.8 61.1-82.1
Orange 31 9 20.7 10.4-37.1 22 79.3 62.9-89.6
Wake 55 17 24.2 14.5-37.6 38 75.8 62.4-85.5
Chatham/Lee 53 14 26.0 14.6-42.1 39 74.0 57.9-85.4
Nash/Wilson 81 20 21.9 13.6-33.3 61 78.1 66.7-86.4
Craven/Pamlico 57 18 27.2 15.2-43.9 39 72.8 56.1-84.8
Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 9 2 9.6 1.7-39.4 7 90.4 60.6-98.3
Appalachian/Wilkes 6 3 55.0 18.5-86.8 3 45.0 13.2-81.5
Franklin/Gran./Vance 105 30 29.0 20.0-39.9 75 71.0 60.1-80.0
Graham/Swain/Jackson 9 3 32.7 10.4-66.9 6 67.3 33.1-89.6
Hoke/Robeson/Scotland 94 27 26.1 17.7-36.7 67 73.9 63.3-82.3
Bladen/Columbus/Sampson 101 31 31.6 22.5-42.5 70 68.4 57.5-77.5
Northeast NC I 171 55 26.8 20.1-34.7 116 73.2 65.3-79.9
Northeast NC II 100 25 25.4 16.6-36.8 75 74.6 63.2-83.4
Northeastern Partnership 271 80 26.1 20.4-32.7 191 73.9 67.3-79.6
Mountain AHEC 32 10 42.2 22.2-65.0 22 57.8 35.0-77.8
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 669 189 24.6 19.7-30.1 480 75.4 69.9-80.3
Piedmont 549 162 27.0 22.3-32.2 387 73.0 67.8-77.7
Western NC 46 15 28.8 13.2-51.7 31 71.2 48.3-86.8

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (AHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

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

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