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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Immunization

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 14,788 4,481 23.8 22.9-24.7 10,307 76.2 75.3-77.1
-Eastern NC 4,952 1,509 25.6 24.0-27.3 3,443 74.4 72.7-76.0
GENDER
Male 1,705 554 27.2 24.4-30.1 1,151 72.8 69.9-75.6
Female 3,247 955 24.2 22.5-26.0 2,292 75.8 74.0-77.5
RACE
White 3,347 1,105 26.5 24.6-28.5 2,242 73.5 71.5-75.4
African American 1,150 307 24.4 21.4-27.8 843 75.6 72.2-78.6
Other Minorities 441 93 23.0 17.2-29.9 348 77.0 70.1-82.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 236 48 24.3 16.9-33.6 188 75.7 66.4-83.1
Non-Hispanic 4,707 1,456 25.6 24.1-27.3 3,251 74.4 72.7-75.9
AGE
18-24 204 34 19.7 13.6-27.8 170 80.3 72.2-86.4
25-34 578 42 9.0 6.2-12.9 536 91.0 87.1-93.8
35-44 797 90 12.1 9.3-15.7 707 87.9 84.3-90.7
45-54 1,000 153 15.7 13.1-18.6 847 84.3 81.4-86.9
55-64 994 279 29.4 26.0-33.0 715 70.6 67.0-74.0
65-74 769 466 61.3 57.1-65.2 303 38.7 34.8-42.9
75+ 573 432 75.5 71.1-79.5 141 24.5 20.5-28.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 803 317 33.3 29.0-37.9 486 66.7 62.1-71.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,595 490 25.7 22.7-29.0 1,105 74.3 71.0-77.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,274 374 24.9 22.0-28.1 900 75.1 71.9-78.0
College Graduate 1,274 326 20.8 18.3-23.5 948 79.2 76.5-81.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 641 247 34.2 29.6-39.1 394 65.8 60.9-70.4
$15,000- 24,999 873 294 28.7 24.3-33.5 579 71.3 66.5-75.7
$25,000- 34,999 626 197 27.1 22.9-31.7 429 72.9 68.3-77.1
$35,000- 49,999 715 190 24.2 20.2-28.8 525 75.8 71.2-79.8
$50,000-74,999 673 153 20.7 16.9-25.2 520 79.3 74.8-83.1
$75,000+ 715 152 18.2 15.2-21.8 563 81.8 78.2-84.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,894 806 36.7 34.0-39.5 1,088 63.3 60.5-66.0
No 2,912 673 20.2 18.2-22.3 2,239 79.8 77.7-81.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 827 349 37.7 33.6-41.9 478 62.3 58.1-66.4
Non-Veteran 4,121 1,160 22.9 21.2-24.7 2,961 77.1 75.3-78.8

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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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