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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Immunization-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

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 862 185 18.9 16.1-22.0 677 81.1 78.0-83.9
AGE
18-24 56 10 14.2 6.5-28.0 46 85.8 72.0-93.5
25-34 134 14 10.1 5.6-17.6 120 89.9 82.4-94.4
35-44 172 17 9.4 5.4-15.8 155 90.6 84.2-94.6
45-54 174 26 14.9 9.7-22.2 148 85.1 77.8-90.3
55-64 163 46 27.1 19.9-35.7 117 72.9 64.3-80.1
65-74 100 42 38.1 27.7-49.8 58 61.9 50.2-72.3
75+ 58 30 46.0 31.6-61.0 28 54.0 39.0-68.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 210 60 25.1 19.1-32.3 150 74.9 67.7-80.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 323 67 18.7 14.3-24.0 256 81.3 76.0-85.7
Some Post-H.S. 187 26 12.9 8.2-19.7 161 87.1 80.3-91.8
College Graduate 139 31 19.0 12.6-27.6 108 81.0 72.4-87.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 141 39 22.3 15.6-30.9 102 77.7 69.1-84.4
$15,000- 24,999 169 41 20.8 14.5-29.0 128 79.2 71.0-85.5
$25,000- 34,999 105 24 21.3 14.0-31.1 81 78.7 68.9-86.0
$35,000- 49,999 118 21 19.4 12.4-28.9 97 80.6 71.1-87.6
$50,000-74,999 95 12 12.5 6.5-22.9 83 87.5 77.1-93.5
$75,000+ 65 8 12.4 5.6-25.2 57 87.6 74.8-94.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 301 98 29.6 24.1-35.9 203 70.4 64.1-75.9
No 519 78 13.6 10.5-17.3 441 86.4 82.7-89.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 255 75 26.3 20.6-32.9 180 73.7 67.1-79.4
Non-Veteran 574 105 16.1 12.9-19.8 469 83.9 80.2-87.1
Currently Serving 27 5 18.9 6.5-43.8 22 81.1 56.2-93.5

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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 (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.

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