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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

Immunization

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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
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 389 163 31.4 26.2-37.2 226 68.6 62.8-73.8
Buncombe 357 164 36.1 30.5-42.2 193 63.9 57.8-69.5
Cabarrus 385 143 29.1 23.8-35.0 242 70.9 65.0-76.2
Catawba 401 161 32.0 26.4-38.1 240 68.0 61.9-73.6
Cumberland 442 166 35.6 29.8-41.8 276 64.4 58.2-70.2
Davidson 422 171 32.3 27.3-37.7 251 67.7 62.3-72.7
Durham 395 162 30.6 25.4-36.3 233 69.4 63.7-74.6
Forsyth 416 181 36.0 30.8-41.6 235 64.0 58.4-69.2
Gaston 387 160 34.6 28.8-40.8 227 65.4 59.2-71.2
Guilford 446 182 32.1 27.3-37.3 264 67.9 62.7-72.7
Iredell 441 154 26.8 22.3-31.8 287 73.2 68.2-77.7
Johnston 450 196 33.9 28.5-39.7 254 66.1 60.3-71.5
Mecklenburg 827 295 29.7 25.9-33.8 532 70.3 66.2-74.1
New Hanover 394 170 36.1 30.5-42.1 224 63.9 57.9-69.5
Onslow 388 171 41.6 35.2-48.2 217 58.4 51.8-64.8
Orange 362 176 37.8 31.7-44.3 186 62.2 55.7-68.3
Pitt 391 165 34.4 29.2-40.0 226 65.6 60.0-70.8
Randolph 385 167 33.9 27.4-41.2 218 66.1 58.8-72.6
Robeson 394 133 28.9 23.4-35.2 261 71.1 64.8-76.6
Rowan 447 166 31.8 26.7-37.4 281 68.2 62.6-73.3
Union 391 148 29.6 24.4-35.5 243 70.4 64.5-75.6
Wake 653 297 40.6 35.9-45.5 356 59.4 54.5-64.1
Carteret/Currituck/Craven/Dare/Hyde/Pamlico 416 179 37.6 31.5-44.2 237 62.4 55.8-68.5
Northeast Partnership II*** 503 204 36.5 31.1-42.1 299 63.5 57.9-68.9
Northeast Partnership I*** 434 195 38.1 32.6-43.8 239 61.9 56.2-67.4
Franklin/Nash/Wilson 442 169 30.6 25.7-36.0 273 69.4 64.0-74.3
Duplin/Greene/Harn./Jones/Lenoir/Samp./Wayne 471 186 33.8 28.5-39.4 285 66.2 60.6-71.5
Bladen/Brunswick/Columbus/Pender 429 165 32.0 27.2-37.3 264 68.0 62.7-72.8
Caswell/Granville/Person/Vance 393 149 33.8 27.9-40.2 244 66.2 59.8-72.1
Chatham/Lee/Moore 457 215 38.0 32.5-43.8 242 62.0 56.2-67.5
Anson/Hoke/Montgo./Richmond/Scotland/Stanly 572 252 37.1 32.2-42.3 320 62.9 57.7-67.8
Davie/Rockingham/Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 421 188 35.1 30.0-40.6 233 64.9 59.4-70.0
Alleghany/Ashe/Avery/Watauga/Wilkes 417 184 30.5 25.5-35.9 233 69.5 64.1-74.5
Alexander/Burke/Caldwell/Cleve./Lincoln 452 202 33.2 28.3-38.4 250 66.8 61.6-71.7
Mountain AHEC (Excludes Buncombe) 566 253 37.3 32.3-42.5 313 62.7 57.5-67.7
NORTHEASTERN PARTNERSHIP***
Yes 1,071 444 35.0 31.4-38.7 627 65.0 61.3-68.6
No 14,465 5,988 34.3 33.2-35.3 8,477 65.7 64.7-66.8
NC REGIONS**
Eastern NC 5,198 2,111 34.7 33.0-36.5 3,087 65.3 63.5-67.0
Piedmont 8,687 3,569 33.7 32.4-35.1 5,118 66.3 64.9-67.6
Western NC 1,651 752 35.7 32.8-38.7 899 64.3 61.3-67.2
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS(AHEC)
Mountain AHEC*** 923 417 36.9 33.0-41.0 506 63.1 59.0-67.0
Northwest 3,101 1,270 32.7 30.7-34.8 1,831 67.3 65.2-69.3
Charlotte 2,376 919 31.2 28.8-33.7 1,457 68.8 66.3-71.2
Greensboro 1,996 871 33.5 30.9-36.3 1,125 66.5 63.7-69.1
Southern Regional 1,591 612 33.6 30.4-36.9 979 66.4 63.1-69.6
Coastal 818 336 33.6 29.8-37.5 482 66.4 62.5-70.2
Wake 2,088 908 37.5 34.6-40.5 1,180 62.5 59.5-65.4
Area L 673 266 32.7 28.5-37.2 407 67.3 62.8-71.5
Eastern 1,970 833 37.0 34.1-40.1 1,137 63.0 59.9-65.9

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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, Edgecombe, 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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