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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Immunization-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

A flu shot is an influenza vaccine injected in your arm. During the past 12 months, have you had a flu shot?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,120 554 26.2 23.8-28.7 1,566 73.8 71.3-76.2
GENDER
Female 2,120 554 26.2 23.8-28.7 1,566 73.8 71.3-76.2
RACE
African American 2,120 554 26.2 23.8-28.7 1,566 73.8 71.3-76.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 41 8 33.2 13.8-60.6 33 66.8 39.4-86.2
-English Speaking 11 4 38.2 12.7-72.5 7 61.8 27.5-87.3
-Spanish Speaking 30 4 32.1 10.8-65.0 26 67.9 35.0-89.2
Non-Hispanic 2,079 546 25.9 23.6-28.3 1,533 74.1 71.7-76.4
AGE
18-24 127 25 19.6 12.6-29.3 102 80.4 70.7-87.4
25-34 342 60 20.4 14.3-28.2 282 79.6 71.8-85.7
35-44 445 72 16.9 12.9-21.8 373 83.1 78.2-87.1
45-54 435 94 23.2 18.6-28.4 341 76.8 71.6-81.4
55-64 360 103 30.0 24.3-36.3 257 70.0 63.7-75.7
65-74 237 112 43.3 36.0-50.9 125 56.7 49.1-64.0
75+ 159 82 54.9 46.0-63.5 77 45.1 36.5-54.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 415 141 33.4 27.7-39.6 274 66.6 60.4-72.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 732 179 24.3 20.2-29.0 553 75.7 71.0-79.8
Some Post-H.S. 527 135 26.5 22.0-31.4 392 73.5 68.6-78.0
College Graduate 442 98 22.3 17.8-27.5 344 77.7 72.5-82.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 463 134 26.9 22.2-32.1 329 73.1 67.9-77.8
$15,000- 24,999 511 120 23.8 19.4-28.9 391 76.2 71.1-80.6
$25,000- 34,999 316 73 25.6 19.9-32.3 243 74.4 67.7-80.1
$35,000- 49,999 218 61 27.9 21.3-35.7 157 72.1 64.3-78.7
$50,000-74,999 162 38 23.8 16.7-32.9 124 76.2 67.1-83.3
$75,000+ 132 23 16.2 10.2-24.8 109 83.8 75.2-89.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 757 266 34.9 30.9-39.3 491 65.1 60.7-69.1
No 1,270 264 21.5 18.5-24.8 1,006 78.5 75.2-81.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 72 13 22.1 11.0-39.6 59 77.9 60.4-89.0
Non-Veteran 2,043 541 26.4 23.9-29.0 1,502 73.6 71.0-76.1

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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.

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