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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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 15,536 6,432 34.3 33.3-35.3 9,104 65.7 64.7-66.7
-Eastern NC 5,195 2,109 34.6 32.9-36.4 3,086 65.4 63.6-67.1
GENDER
Male 1,838 742 34.5 31.6-37.4 1,096 65.5 62.6-68.4
Female 3,357 1,367 34.7 32.7-36.8 1,990 65.3 63.2-67.3
RACE
White 3,495 1,542 37.4 35.3-39.7 1,953 62.6 60.3-64.7
African American 1,194 425 31.6 28.4-35.0 769 68.4 65.0-71.6
Other Minorities 491 133 25.5 20.3-31.6 358 74.5 68.4-79.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 263 73 25.2 18.7-33.0 190 74.8 67.0-81.3
Non-Hispanic 4,922 2,033 35.7 33.9-37.5 2,889 64.3 62.5-66.1
AGE
18-24 233 55 24.0 17.7-31.6 178 76.0 68.4-82.3
25-34 626 143 21.1 17.5-25.2 483 78.9 74.8-82.5
35-44 845 195 22.8 19.3-26.8 650 77.2 73.2-80.7
45-54 1,034 293 28.3 25.1-31.8 741 71.7 68.2-74.9
55-64 1,041 474 46.2 42.6-49.9 567 53.8 50.1-57.4
65-74 793 486 61.9 57.8-65.8 307 38.1 34.2-42.2
75+ 586 444 72.4 67.5-76.8 142 27.6 23.2-32.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 850 376 34.2 29.9-38.9 474 65.8 61.1-70.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,676 622 30.9 27.9-34.1 1,054 69.1 65.9-72.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,327 531 34.7 31.3-38.3 796 65.3 61.7-68.7
College Graduate 1,336 578 40.1 36.8-43.5 758 59.9 56.5-63.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 659 292 37.7 33.0-42.6 367 62.3 57.4-67.0
$15,000- 24,999 902 330 29.9 25.6-34.5 572 70.1 65.5-74.4
$25,000- 34,999 665 269 34.6 30.0-39.4 396 65.4 60.6-70.0
$35,000- 49,999 743 287 36.1 31.4-41.0 456 63.9 59.0-68.6
$50,000-74,999 700 259 33.3 28.8-38.0 441 66.7 62.0-71.2
$75,000+ 758 321 39.7 35.4-44.1 437 60.3 55.9-64.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,969 955 42.3 39.5-45.1 1,014 57.7 54.9-60.5
No 3,071 1,110 31.2 29.0-33.6 1,961 68.8 66.4-71.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 885 490 53.8 49.5-58.0 395 46.2 42.0-50.5
Non-Veteran 4,307 1,618 30.3 28.5-32.2 2,689 69.7 67.8-71.5

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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.

** 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.

***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.

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