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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Immunization-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 5,332 1,306 22.3 21.0-23.7 4,026 77.7 76.3-79.0
RACE
White 4,039 1,053 24.2 22.7-25.8 2,986 75.8 74.2-77.3
African American 862 185 18.9 16.1-22.0 677 81.1 78.0-83.9
Asian 35 5 19.3 7.8-40.3 30 80.7 59.7-92.2
Native American 85 20 19.1 11.4-30.1 65 80.9 69.9-88.6
Other Minorities 282 37 13.3 8.7-19.7 245 86.7 80.3-91.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 285 39 13.1 8.7-19.3 246 86.9 80.7-91.3
-English Speaking 96 20 20.6 12.0-32.9 76 79.4 67.1-88.0
-Spanish Speaking 189 19 10.6 5.9-18.3 170 89.4 81.7-94.1
Non-Hispanic 5,039 1,266 23.2 21.8-24.6 3,773 76.8 75.4-78.2
AGE
18-24 303 49 13.4 9.4-18.6 254 86.6 81.4-90.6
25-34 851 63 7.9 5.8-10.6 788 92.1 89.4-94.2
35-44 1,068 91 8.6 6.8-10.8 977 91.4 89.2-93.2
45-54 1,009 141 14.8 12.3-17.9 868 85.2 82.1-87.7
55-64 974 273 26.5 23.4-29.9 701 73.5 70.1-76.6
65-74 672 366 54.4 49.8-58.9 306 45.6 41.1-50.2
75+ 436 320 70.9 65.3-75.9 116 29.1 24.1-34.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 920 291 25.8 22.7-29.3 629 74.2 70.7-77.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,521 354 21.3 18.9-23.8 1,167 78.7 76.2-81.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,252 283 21.9 19.3-24.8 969 78.1 75.2-80.7
College Graduate 1,626 372 21.2 19.0-23.6 1,254 78.8 76.4-81.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 482 166 29.9 24.8-35.4 316 70.1 64.6-75.2
$15,000- 24,999 797 235 25.2 21.7-29.0 562 74.8 71.0-78.3
$25,000- 34,999 637 144 20.6 17.3-24.3 493 79.4 75.7-82.7
$35,000- 49,999 798 187 24.1 20.7-27.9 611 75.9 72.1-79.3
$50,000-74,999 764 149 19.1 16.0-22.6 615 80.9 77.4-84.0
$75,000+ 869 140 15.1 12.6-18.0 729 84.9 82.0-87.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,589 633 37.1 34.2-40.1 956 62.9 59.9-65.8
No 3,544 627 16.3 14.9-17.8 2,917 83.7 82.2-85.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,707 707 40.0 37.2-42.8 1,000 60.0 57.2-62.8
Non-Veteran 3,483 571 14.7 13.4-16.1 2,912 85.3 83.9-86.6
Currently Serving 123 27 25.3 17.2-35.6 96 74.7 64.4-82.8

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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 (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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