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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Immunization-MALES

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  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
-MALES 5,937 2,741 37.6 35.8-39.5 3,196 62.4 60.5-64.2
RACE
White 4,727 2,274 39.3 37.3-41.3 2,453 60.7 58.7-62.7
African American 716 306 38.0 33.0-43.3 410 62.0 56.7-67.0
Other Minorities 470 152 29.3 23.4-35.9 318 70.7 64.1-76.6
AGE
18-24 199 44 25.8 18.4-34.7 155 74.2 65.3-81.6
25-34 561 131 21.4 17.6-25.8 430 78.6 74.2-82.4
35-44 952 260 28.7 25.1-32.6 692 71.3 67.4-74.9
45-54 1,188 406 34.7 31.3-38.2 782 65.3 61.8-68.7
55-64 1,354 678 50.2 46.8-53.6 676 49.8 46.4-53.2
65-74 984 672 69.5 66.0-72.8 312 30.5 27.2-34.0
75+ 669 538 81.8 77.8-85.2 131 18.2 14.8-22.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 886 394 33.8 28.9-39.2 492 66.2 60.8-71.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,753 756 34.6 31.2-38.2 997 65.4 61.8-68.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,360 614 37.7 34.0-41.6 746 62.3 58.4-66.0
College Graduate 1,924 969 42.6 39.7-45.5 955 57.4 54.5-60.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 519 205 29.7 24.2-35.9 314 70.3 64.1-75.8
$15,000- 24,999 894 428 37.8 32.3-43.6 466 62.2 56.4-67.7
$25,000- 34,999 640 299 38.3 32.5-44.4 341 61.7 55.6-67.5
$35,000- 49,999 887 422 40.0 35.8-44.4 465 60.0 55.6-64.2
$50,000-74,999 956 431 36.4 32.2-40.8 525 63.6 59.2-67.8
$75,000+ 1,495 712 40.4 37.1-43.8 783 59.6 56.2-62.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,153 1,173 45.7 42.6-48.9 980 54.3 51.1-57.4
No 3,618 1,514 34.7 32.4-37.1 2,104 65.3 62.9-67.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2,161 1,316 54.2 51.1-57.3 845 45.8 42.7-48.9
Non-Veteran 3,769 1,422 31.6 29.4-33.8 2,347 68.4 66.2-70.6

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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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