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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Immunization

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,698 4,567 39.3 38.1-40.5 9,131 60.7 59.5-61.9
-Piedmont NC 7,624 2,449 38.5 36.9-40.1 5,175 61.5 59.9-63.1
GENDER
Male 2,735 810 35.9 33.3-38.6 1,925 64.1 61.4-66.7
Female 4,889 1,639 40.9 39.0-42.8 3,250 59.1 57.2-61.0
RACE
White 5,897 1,798 38.0 36.2-39.8 4,099 62.0 60.2-63.8
African American 1,217 456 38.8 35.1-42.6 761 61.2 57.4-64.9
Other Minorities 476 182 41.5 35.5-47.7 294 58.5 52.3-64.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 403 144 35.5 29.5-42.0 259 64.5 58.0-70.5
Non-Hispanic 7,210 2,304 38.9 37.2-40.5 4,906 61.1 59.5-62.8
AGE
18-24 287 198 69.2 62.2-75.3 89 30.8 24.7-37.8
25-34 888 446 46.6 42.6-50.7 442 53.4 49.3-57.4
35-44 1,336 568 40.7 37.5-43.9 768 59.3 56.1-62.5
45-54 1,551 548 35.0 32.2-38.0 1,003 65.0 62.0-67.8
55-64 1,516 399 27.4 24.6-30.3 1,117 72.6 69.7-75.4
65-74 1,127 195 18.5 15.9-21.4 932 81.5 78.6-84.1
75+ 856 73 9.5 7.2-12.3 783 90.5 87.7-92.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,090 194 25.5 21.3-30.2 896 74.5 69.8-78.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,210 529 32.0 29.0-35.2 1,681 68.0 64.8-71.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,855 674 43.5 40.2-47.0 1,181 56.5 53.0-59.8
College Graduate 2,449 1,048 45.7 43.1-48.3 1,401 54.3 51.7-56.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 775 194 30.6 25.6-36.1 581 69.4 63.9-74.4
$15,000- 24,999 1,221 318 33.8 29.7-38.1 903 66.2 61.9-70.3
$25,000- 34,999 854 247 34.7 30.0-39.7 607 65.3 60.3-70.0
$35,000- 49,999 1,048 385 39.9 35.8-44.1 663 60.1 55.9-64.2
$50,000-74,999 987 379 43.9 39.5-48.3 608 56.1 51.7-60.5
$75,000+ 1,632 667 43.1 40.0-46.3 965 56.9 53.7-60.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,574 671 34.6 31.7-37.7 1,903 65.4 62.3-68.3
No 4,838 1,708 40.2 38.3-42.2 3,130 59.8 57.8-61.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 960 307 37.2 33.1-41.5 653 62.8 58.5-66.9
Non-Veteran 6,655 2,140 38.7 37.0-40.4 4,515 61.3 59.6-63.0

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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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