SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth County

Immunization

A flu shot is an influenza vaccine injected in your arm. During the past 12 months,
have you had a flu shot?

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,708 7,559 40.4 39.2-41.5 8,149 59.6 58.5-60.8
-Forsyth County 406 228 49.6 43.4-55.9 178 50.4 44.1-56.6
GENDER
Male 159 82 43.8 34.7-53.4 77 56.2 46.6-65.3
Female 247 146 55.5 47.5-63.2 101 44.5 36.8-52.5
RACE
White 307 180 51.3 44.1-58.5 127 48.7 41.5-55.9
Other 99 48 45.6 33.7-58.0 51 54.4 42.0-66.3
AGE
18-44 109 46 38.7 28.5-50.1 63 61.3 49.9-71.5
45+ 293 179 57.8 50.8-64.6 114 42.2 35.4-49.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 135 85 57.1 45.1-68.2 50 42.9 31.8-54.9
Some College + 271 143 46.2 38.9-53.5 128 53.8 46.5-61.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 172 102 51.7 41.5-61.8 70 48.3 38.2-58.5
$50,000+ 184 99 50.0 41.3-58.7 85 50.0 41.3-58.7

Back to Immunization.

^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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 19MAY09.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook