SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern 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

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 14,655 3,767 22.7 21.9-23.5 10,888 77.3 76.5-78.1
-Eastern NC 4,897 1,256 22.6 21.2-23.9 3,641 77.4 76.1-78.8
GENDER
Male 1,738 442 22.8 20.7-25.1 1,296 77.2 74.9-79.3
Female 3,159 814 22.3 20.8-24.0 2,345 77.7 76.0-79.2
RACE
White 3,231 929 25.9 24.2-27.7 2,302 74.1 72.3-75.8
African American 1,237 253 17.7 15.5-20.3 984 82.3 79.7-84.5
Other Minorities 14 0 0.0 . - . 14 100 . - .
AGE
18-24 311 29 7.3 4.8-11.0 282 92.7 89.0-95.2
25-34 785 59 7.9 5.9-10.5 726 92.1 89.5-94.1
35-44 873 67 7.5 5.6- 9.9 806 92.5 90.1-94.4
45-54 903 133 13.7 11.4-16.5 770 86.3 83.5-88.6
55-64 854 249 28.9 25.4-32.7 605 71.1 67.3-74.6
65-74 670 374 53.9 49.4-58.4 296 46.1 41.6-50.6
75+ 481 341 71.1 65.8-75.9 140 28.9 24.1-34.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 837 289 27.9 24.4-31.6 548 72.1 68.4-75.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,573 395 21.1 18.9-23.5 1,178 78.9 76.5-81.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,283 294 21.3 18.9-24.0 989 78.7 76.0-81.1
College Graduate 1,195 276 21.9 19.3-24.7 919 78.1 75.3-80.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 656 220 29.2 25.2-33.7 436 70.8 66.3-74.8
$15,000- 24,999 915 258 24.3 21.2-27.7 657 75.7 72.3-78.8
$25,000- 34,999 569 126 20.2 16.7-24.2 443 79.8 75.8-83.3
$35,000- 49,999 648 138 18.6 15.5-22.1 510 81.4 77.9-84.5
$50,000-74,999 524 97 17.3 13.9-21.3 427 82.7 78.7-86.1
$75,000+ 539 97 18.0 14.6-22.1 442 82.0 77.9-85.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,687 666 35.6 32.9-38.4 1,021 64.4 61.6-67.1
No 3,050 558 16.3 14.8-17.8 2,492 83.7 82.2-85.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 691 267 36.4 32.4-40.5 424 63.6 59.5-67.6
Non-Veteran 4,069 962 19.8 18.4-21.2 3,107 80.2 78.8-81.6
Currently Serving 127 25 23.8 15.6-34.6 102 76.2 65.4-84.4

Back to Immunization.

^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 (MAHEC): 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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 12APR05.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook