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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Immunization

Engaged in one or more risk behaviors that can lead to hepatitis B infection.*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,374 592 5.4 4.8- 6.0 14,782 94.6 94.0-95.2
-Durham County 392 30 10.4 6.4-16.4 362 89.6 83.6-93.6
GENDER
Male 157 21 15.2 8.6-25.4 136 84.8 74.6-91.4
Female 235 9 4.4 2.0- 9.3 226 95.6 90.7-98.0
RACE
White 224 12 8.9 3.5-20.8 212 91.1 79.2-96.5
Other 165 17 11.1 6.3-18.8 148 88.9 81.2-93.7
AGE
18-44 164 17 13.6 7.6-23.1 147 86.4 76.9-92.4
45+ 221 12 4.9 2.7- 8.8 209 95.1 91.2-97.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 117 14 13.6 7.3-23.8 103 86.4 76.2-92.7
Some College + 275 16 8.3 3.8-17.1 259 91.7 82.9-96.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 197 17 10.8 5.3-20.5 180 89.2 79.5-94.7
$50,000+ 147 7 5.6 2.2-13.7 140 94.4 86.3-97.8

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Risk behaviors include having multiple sex partners, intravenous drug use, HIV positive -- see questionnaire for list of risk behaviors.

^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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