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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Immunization

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 14,749 4,928 24.5 23.6-25.5 9,821 75.5 74.5-76.4
GENDER
Male 5,378 1,761 23.9 22.4-25.5 3,617 76.1 74.5-77.6
Female 9,371 3,167 25.0 23.9-26.2 6,204 75.0 73.8-76.1
RACE
White 11,481 4,128 26.7 25.6-27.9 7,353 73.3 72.1-74.4
African American 2,222 588 21.1 19.0-23.5 1,634 78.9 76.5-81.0
Asian 92 16 10.6 5.7-18.9 76 89.4 81.1-94.3
Native American 305 86 23.9 18.0-31.2 219 76.1 68.8-82.0
Other Minorities 596 98 15.5 11.8-20.1 498 84.5 79.9-88.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 580 106 17.7 13.6-22.7 474 82.3 77.3-86.4
-English Speaking 219 57 19.3 12.7-28.3 162 80.7 71.7-87.3
-Spanish Speaking 361 49 17.2 12.4-23.4 312 82.8 76.6-87.6
Non-Hispanic 14,124 4,802 25.1 24.1-26.0 9,322 74.9 74.0-75.9
AGE
18-24 400 52 13.3 9.6-18.1 348 86.7 81.9-90.4
25-34 1,292 119 11.7 9.5-14.4 1,173 88.3 85.6-90.5
35-44 2,255 240 10.8 9.3-12.6 2,015 89.2 87.4-90.7
45-54 2,872 392 12.8 11.4-14.5 2,480 87.2 85.5-88.6
55-64 3,197 920 28.7 26.8-30.8 2,277 71.3 69.2-73.2
65-74 2,638 1,637 62.7 60.4-64.9 1,001 37.3 35.1-39.6
75+ 1,995 1,536 76.3 73.7-78.7 459 23.7 21.3-26.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 2,135 921 31.6 28.6-34.7 1,214 68.4 65.3-71.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 4,380 1,549 24.2 22.4-26.0 2,831 75.8 74.0-77.6
Some Post-H.S. 3,824 1,265 25.5 23.5-27.5 2,559 74.5 72.5-76.5
College Graduate 4,383 1,183 20.4 19.0-21.9 3,200 79.6 78.1-81.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,688 716 31.1 27.7-34.7 972 68.9 65.3-72.3
$15,000- 24,999 2,398 989 29.3 26.5-32.2 1,409 70.7 67.8-73.5
$25,000- 34,999 1,568 578 28.5 25.4-31.8 990 71.5 68.2-74.6
$35,000- 49,999 2,071 643 25.6 23.1-28.3 1,428 74.4 71.7-76.9
$50,000-74,999 2,067 552 21.4 19.1-24.0 1,515 78.6 76.0-80.9
$75,000+ 2,976 619 15.9 14.4-17.6 2,357 84.1 82.4-85.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 5,555 2,638 38.0 36.2-39.9 2,917 62.0 60.1-63.8
No 8,841 2,211 18.5 17.3-19.6 6,630 81.5 80.4-82.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2,162 1,049 41.3 38.3-44.4 1,113 58.7 55.6-61.7
Non-Veteran 12,581 3,876 21.8 20.8-22.8 8,705 78.2 77.2-79.2

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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.

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