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2008 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 14,749 4,928 24.5 23.6-25.5 9,821 75.5 74.5-76.4
-Eastern NC 4,947 1,625 24.7 23.1-26.4 3,322 75.3 73.6-76.9
GENDER
Male 1,718 594 25.7 22.9-28.8 1,124 74.3 71.2-77.1
Female 3,229 1,031 23.9 22.2-25.7 2,198 76.1 74.3-77.8
RACE
White 3,323 1,220 27.3 25.2-29.4 2,103 72.7 70.6-74.8
African American 1,146 310 22.5 19.5-25.7 836 77.5 74.3-80.5
Other Minorities 454 90 16.3 11.8-22.0 364 83.7 78.0-88.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 206 36 17.3 10.9-26.4 170 82.7 73.6-89.1
Non-Hispanic 4,720 1,578 25.2 23.6-27.0 3,142 74.8 73.0-76.4
AGE
18-24 163 16 10.5 5.7-18.6 147 89.5 81.4-94.3
25-34 450 49 14.3 10.1-19.7 401 85.7 80.3-89.9
35-44 752 81 11.6 8.9-15.0 671 88.4 85.0-91.1
45-54 956 134 13.3 10.9-16.0 822 86.7 84.0-89.1
55-64 1,038 308 30.5 27.2-33.9 730 69.5 66.1-72.8
65-74 909 548 60.0 56.2-63.8 361 40.0 36.2-43.8
75+ 645 476 73.1 68.7-77.0 169 26.9 23.0-31.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 800 319 31.9 27.2-37.0 481 68.1 63.0-72.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,547 516 21.6 19.1-24.3 1,031 78.4 75.7-80.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,320 426 26.4 23.1-29.9 894 73.6 70.1-76.9
College Graduate 1,270 359 22.0 19.4-24.9 911 78.0 75.1-80.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 650 237 25.5 21.0-30.5 413 74.5 69.5-79.0
$15,000- 24,999 807 305 26.6 22.5-31.3 502 73.4 68.7-77.5
$25,000- 34,999 551 207 27.6 22.7-33.2 344 72.4 66.8-77.3
$35,000- 49,999 709 228 27.4 23.5-31.7 481 72.6 68.3-76.5
$50,000-74,999 714 191 19.9 16.5-23.8 523 80.1 76.2-83.5
$75,000+ 868 195 18.9 16.0-22.2 673 81.1 77.8-84.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,972 884 36.7 33.8-39.7 1,088 63.3 60.3-66.2
No 2,844 716 18.9 16.9-21.1 2,128 81.1 78.9-83.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 841 395 40.5 35.6-45.5 446 59.5 54.5-64.4
Non-Veteran 4,104 1,228 21.4 19.8-23.1 2,876 78.6 76.9-80.2

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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.

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