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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Immunization-WHITE FEMALES

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 6,941 1,997 25.3 24.1-26.5 4,944 74.7 73.5-75.9
AGE
18-24 305 18 7.1 4.2-11.9 287 92.9 88.1-95.8
25-34 945 54 5.8 4.3- 7.8 891 94.2 92.2-95.7
35-44 1,220 74 5.6 4.3- 7.3 1,146 94.4 92.7-95.7
45-54 1,312 176 13.5 11.3-16.0 1,136 86.5 84.0-88.7
55-64 1,222 348 28.7 25.7-31.8 874 71.3 68.2-74.3
65-74 1,027 657 62.7 59.0-66.3 370 37.3 33.7-41.0
75+ 876 663 77.6 74.1-80.7 213 22.4 19.3-25.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 893 432 43.0 39.0-47.0 461 57.0 53.0-61.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,049 620 26.6 24.4-29.0 1,429 73.4 71.0-75.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,847 493 24.2 21.9-26.6 1,354 75.8 73.4-78.1
College Graduate 2,145 451 18.8 16.9-20.7 1,694 81.2 79.3-83.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 729 337 42.7 38.3-47.2 392 57.3 52.8-61.7
$15,000- 24,999 1,085 395 33.7 30.3-37.1 690 66.3 62.9-69.7
$25,000- 34,999 771 220 26.9 23.3-30.8 551 73.1 69.2-76.7
$35,000- 49,999 899 181 19.2 16.3-22.5 718 80.8 77.5-83.7
$50,000-74,999 863 135 14.1 11.7-16.9 728 85.9 83.1-88.3
$75,000+ 995 130 12.9 10.5-15.6 865 87.1 84.4-89.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,269 1,031 41.8 39.3-44.4 1,238 58.2 55.6-60.7
No 4,531 928 17.9 16.6-19.2 3,603 82.1 80.8-83.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 97 22 19.6 11.9-30.5 75 80.4 69.5-88.1
Non-Veteran 6,821 1,970 25.4 24.2-26.6 4,851 74.6 73.4-75.8
Currently Serving 19 4 22.3 6.8-53.0 15 77.7 47.0-93.2

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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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