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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 412 20 6.8 3.6-12.6 392 93.2 87.4-96.4
GENDER
Male 165 14 11.0 5.3-21.4 151 89.0 78.6-94.7
Female 247 6 2.2 0.9- 5.1 241 97.8 94.9-99.1
RACE
White 298 14 7.9 3.7-16.2 284 92.1 83.8-96.3
Other 113 6 4.6 1.9-10.8 107 95.4 89.2-98.1
AGE
18-44 131 8 8.5 3.2-20.6 123 91.5 79.4-96.8
45+ 280 12 5.3 2.9- 9.6 268 94.7 90.4-97.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 173 6 6.8 2.1-20.5 167 93.2 79.5-97.9
Some College + 236 14 6.9 3.5-13.1 222 93.1 86.9-96.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 189 11 8.8 3.5-20.3 178 91.2 79.7-96.5
$50,000+ 150 9 7.0 3.1-15.4 141 93.0 84.6-96.9

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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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