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2003 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Immunization-WHITE FEMALES

During the past 12 months, have you had a flu shot?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 4,345 1,791 36.7 34.6-38.8 2,554 63.3 61.2-65.4
AGE
18-24 228 41 17.8 11.0-27.4 187 82.2 72.6-89.0
25-34 591 97 13.6 10.4-17.5 494 86.4 82.5-89.6
35-44 765 171 22.4 18.5-26.8 594 77.6 73.2-81.5
45-54 839 294 35.3 30.7-40.3 545 64.7 59.7-69.3
55-64 726 348 46.2 40.8-51.7 378 53.8 48.3-59.2
65-74 636 419 65.4 59.6-70.7 217 34.6 29.3-40.4
75+ 529 401 74.1 68.0-79.4 128 25.9 20.6-32.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 580 296 46.8 40.7-53.0 284 53.2 47.0-59.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,285 515 35.5 31.7-39.5 770 64.5 60.5-68.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,159 450 33.2 29.3-37.3 709 66.8 62.7-70.7
College Graduate 1,312 526 36.7 33.0-40.5 786 63.3 59.5-67.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 460 212 44.5 37.8-51.3 248 55.5 48.7-62.2
$15,000- 24,999 735 297 34.0 29.0-39.4 438 66.0 60.6-71.0
$25,000- 34,999 476 174 32.3 26.1-39.1 302 67.7 60.9-73.9
$35,000- 49,999 574 211 31.7 26.5-37.3 363 68.3 62.7-73.5
$50,000-74,999 488 178 31.0 25.7-36.9 310 69.0 63.1-74.3
$75,000+ 579 217 33.5 28.5-38.8 362 66.5 61.2-71.5
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 244 102 37.1 30.8-43.9 142 62.9 56.1-69.2
Guilford 201 88 40.0 32.5-47.9 113 60.0 52.1-67.5
Mecklenburg 181 65 31.9 25.0-39.6 116 68.1 60.4-75.0
Orange 236 108 35.3 26.4-45.2 128 64.7 54.8-73.6
Wake 197 81 36.7 29.8-44.3 116 63.3 55.7-70.2
Chatham/Lee 173 84 49.6 41.2-58.0 89 50.4 42.0-58.8
Nash/Wilson 151 72 43.5 35.1-52.3 79 56.5 47.7-64.9
Craven/Pamlico 219 109 46.5 39.3-53.9 110 53.5 46.1-60.7
Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 258 98 34.9 28.6-41.9 160 65.1 58.1-71.4
Appalachian/Wilkes 274 101 28.0 22.1-34.8 173 72.0 65.2-77.9
Franklin/Gran./Vance 185 79 41.1 31.9-50.8 106 58.9 49.2-68.1
Graham/Swain/Jackson 229 86 34.2 27.1-42.1 143 65.8 57.9-72.9
Hoke/Robeson/Scotland 119 38 32.1 23.5-42.2 81 67.9 57.8-76.5
Bladen/Columbus/Sampson 176 62 33.3 26.0-41.5 114 66.7 58.5-74.0
Northeast NC I 138 62 43.9 35.2-53.1 76 56.1 46.9-64.8
Northeast NC II 221 85 33.6 27.2-40.7 136 66.4 59.3-72.8
Northeastern Partnership 359 147 36.5 31.1-42.2 212 63.5 57.8-68.9
Mountain AHEC 736 312 39.9 35.4-44.6 424 60.1 55.4-64.6
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 1,323 548 37.4 33.5-41.5 775 62.6 58.5-66.5
Piedmont 1,827 771 37.2 34.2-40.4 1,056 62.8 59.6-65.8
Western NC 1,195 472 33.9 30.4-37.7 723 66.1 62.3-69.6

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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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