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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Immunization-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 2,222 588 21.1 19.0-23.5 1,634 78.9 76.5-81.0
GENDER
Males 642 182 21.2 17.6-25.2 460 78.8 74.8-82.4
Females 1,580 406 21.1 18.6-23.9 1,174 78.9 76.1-81.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 25 9 18.4 7.6-38.2 16 81.6 61.8-92.4
Non-Hispanic 2,187 573 21.0 18.8-23.3 1,614 79.0 76.7-81.2
AGE
18-24 72 9 8.1 3.8-16.7 63 91.9 83.3-96.2
25-34 244 25 13.0 8.3-19.7 219 87.0 80.3-91.7
35-44 380 47 12.5 8.8-17.5 333 87.5 82.5-91.2
45-54 500 73 14.1 10.6-18.6 427 85.9 81.4-89.4
55-64 439 119 28.4 23.2-34.3 320 71.6 65.7-76.8
65-74 338 175 51.9 45.0-58.6 163 48.1 41.4-55.0
75+ 227 133 55.9 47.2-64.2 94 44.1 35.8-52.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 421 158 31.7 25.9-38.2 263 68.3 61.8-74.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 788 192 19.2 15.7-23.2 596 80.8 76.8-84.3
Some Post-H.S. 543 136 20.4 16.4-25.0 407 79.6 75.0-83.6
College Graduate 468 101 18.4 14.3-23.4 367 81.6 76.6-85.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 406 142 27.5 22.1-33.6 264 72.5 66.4-77.9
$15,000- 24,999 479 131 24.4 19.2-30.4 348 75.6 69.6-80.8
$25,000- 34,999 283 71 22.8 16.5-30.6 212 77.2 69.4-83.5
$35,000- 49,999 303 54 19.5 14.2-26.1 249 80.5 73.9-85.8
$50,000-74,999 233 43 12.9 8.8-18.5 190 87.1 81.5-91.2
$75,000+ 222 48 16.7 11.8-23.1 174 83.3 76.9-88.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 892 341 33.6 29.3-38.2 551 66.4 61.8-70.7
No 1,240 233 14.7 12.4-17.4 1,007 85.3 82.6-87.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 263 94 28.9 22.3-36.4 169 71.1 63.6-77.7
Non-Veteran 1,959 494 19.8 17.5-22.2 1,465 80.2 77.8-82.5

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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.

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