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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Immunization-WHITE 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 4,039 1,053 24.2 22.7-25.8 2,986 75.8 74.2-77.3
AGE
18-24 180 29 13.2 8.5-20.1 151 86.8 79.9-91.5
25-34 584 38 5.9 4.1- 8.3 546 94.1 91.7-95.9
35-44 795 66 8.8 6.7-11.5 729 91.2 88.5-93.3
45-54 777 108 14.3 11.7-17.5 669 85.7 82.5-88.3
55-64 775 215 26.3 22.8-30.2 560 73.7 69.8-77.2
65-74 555 316 57.9 53.0-62.7 239 42.1 37.3-47.0
75+ 363 280 75.7 69.9-80.7 83 24.3 19.3-30.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 517 204 35.0 30.2-40.0 313 65.0 60.0-69.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,112 275 22.7 20.0-25.8 837 77.3 74.2-80.0
Some Post-H.S. 990 247 24.3 21.3-27.6 743 75.7 72.4-78.7
College Graduate 1,414 324 21.3 19.0-23.9 1,090 78.7 76.1-81.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 288 120 39.6 32.8-46.9 168 60.4 53.1-67.2
$15,000- 24,999 474 170 32.3 27.5-37.5 304 67.7 62.5-72.5
$25,000- 34,999 479 112 21.1 17.4-25.5 367 78.9 74.5-82.6
$35,000- 49,999 643 161 25.4 21.5-29.7 482 74.6 70.3-78.5
$50,000-74,999 639 132 20.4 17.0-24.4 507 79.6 75.6-83.0
$75,000+ 776 128 15.2 12.6-18.3 648 84.8 81.7-87.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,182 506 40.3 37.0-43.7 676 59.7 56.3-63.0
No 2,713 512 17.8 16.2-19.5 2,201 82.2 80.5-83.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,406 611 42.3 39.2-45.4 795 57.7 54.6-60.8
Non-Veteran 2,542 423 15.1 13.5-16.7 2,119 84.9 83.3-86.5
Currently Serving 79 18 27.4 17.3-40.4 61 72.6 59.6-82.7

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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 (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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