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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Union County

Immunization

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%)
North Carolina 17,219 5,669 27.6 26.7-28.4 11,550 72.4 71.6-73.3
-Union County 383 110 23.5 19.0-28.7 273 76.5 71.3-81.0
GENDER
Male 155 43 22.7 16.1-30.9 112 77.3 69.1-83.9
Female 228 67 24.5 18.9-31.1 161 75.5 68.9-81.1
RACE
White 321 96 23.1 18.5-28.4 225 76.9 71.6-81.5
Other 60 13 24.9 13.5-41.1 47 75.1 58.9-86.5
AGE
18-44 166 20 14.6 9.0-22.7 146 85.4 77.3-91.0
45+ 213 88 35.0 28.4-42.3 125 65.0 57.7-71.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 161 55 31.2 23.1-40.5 106 68.8 59.5-76.9
Some College + 221 55 18.3 13.6-24.2 166 81.7 75.8-86.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 181 62 28.4 21.1-37.1 119 71.6 62.9-78.9
$50,000+ 149 26 16.4 10.8-24.0 123 83.6 76.0-89.2

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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: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
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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