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BRFSS Survey Results 2003 for Piedmont North Carolina**

Immunization

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 9,423 3,519 33.9 32.4-35.4 5,904 66.1 64.6-67.6
-Piedmont NC 4,040 1,514 33.4 31.3-35.5 2,526 66.6 64.5-68.7
GENDER
Male 1,528 536 32.1 28.9-35.5 992 67.9 64.5-71.1
Female 2,512 978 34.7 32.1-37.3 1,534 65.3 62.7-67.9
RACE
White 2,963 1,203 36.2 33.8-38.8 1,760 63.8 61.2-66.2
African American 815 239 28.5 24.4-33.0 576 71.5 67.0-75.6
Other Minorities 202 57 23.2 16.0-32.3 145 76.8 67.7-84.0
AGE
18-24 241 54 23.3 16.3-32.2 187 76.7 67.8-83.7
25-34 639 114 16.7 13.0-21.1 525 83.3 78.9-87.0
35-44 848 188 22.2 18.6-26.2 660 77.8 73.8-81.4
45-54 816 292 35.1 30.5-39.9 524 64.9 60.1-69.5
55-64 611 260 41.2 35.9-46.8 351 58.8 53.2-64.1
65-74 468 300 63.1 56.9-69.0 168 36.9 31.0-43.1
75+ 385 291 76.1 69.8-81.5 94 23.9 18.5-30.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 586 245 36.8 31.3-42.6 341 63.2 57.4-68.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,073 385 31.8 27.9-36.0 688 68.2 64.0-72.1
Some Post-H.S. 950 341 31.1 27.0-35.6 609 68.9 64.4-73.0
College Graduate 1,415 537 34.8 31.4-38.2 878 65.2 61.8-68.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 361 130 34.3 27.5-41.8 231 65.7 58.2-72.5
$15,000- 24,999 665 229 31.2 26.1-36.9 436 68.8 63.1-73.9
$25,000- 34,999 402 151 31.8 25.5-38.9 251 68.2 61.1-74.5
$35,000- 49,999 545 189 29.6 24.8-34.9 356 70.4 65.1-75.2
$50,000-74,999 472 163 31.7 25.9-38.2 309 68.3 61.8-74.1
$75,000+ 660 239 32.9 28.4-37.8 421 67.1 62.2-71.6
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 453 183 36.2 31.2-41.5 270 63.8 58.5-68.8
Guilford 446 171 36.4 31.2-41.8 275 63.6 58.2-68.8
Mecklenburg 447 155 30.4 25.4-35.9 292 69.6 64.1-74.6
Orange 450 171 29.3 23.9-35.3 279 70.7 64.7-76.1
Wake 453 161 29.4 25.0-34.3 292 70.6 65.7-75.0
Chatham/Lee 398 165 37.0 31.1-43.3 233 63.0 56.7-68.9
Nash/Wilson 380 139 31.6 26.7-37.0 241 68.4 63.0-73.3
Craven/Pamlico 454 202 39.7 34.5-45.1 252 60.3 54.9-65.5
Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 437 157 34.7 29.0-40.9 280 65.3 59.1-71.0
Appalachian/Wilkes 454 170 30.6 25.6-36.1 284 69.4 63.9-74.4
Franklin/Gran./Vance 477 172 34.2 27.5-41.6 305 65.8 58.4-72.5
Graham/Swain/Jackson 425 155 35.3 25.7-46.4 270 64.7 53.6-74.3
Hoke/Robeson/Scotland 474 147 29.2 24.6-34.2 327 70.8 65.8-75.4
Bladen/Columbus/Sampson 415 133 30.9 25.2-37.3 282 69.1 62.7-74.8
Northeast NC I 460 171 37.6 31.2-44.5 289 62.4 55.5-68.8
Northeast NC II 513 175 30.3 25.9-35.1 338 69.7 64.9-74.1
Northeastern Partnership 973 346 32.9 29.1-36.9 627 67.1 63.1-70.9
Mountain AHEC 1,303 530 37.7 33.9-41.7 773 62.3 58.3-66.1
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 3,310 1,201 34.6 31.9-37.5 2,109 65.4 62.5-68.1
Piedmont 4,040 1,514 33.4 31.3-35.5 2,526 66.6 64.5-68.7
Western NC 2,073 804 34.4 31.3-37.6 1,269 65.6 62.4-68.7

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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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