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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

Immunization

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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
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 387 218 48.9 41.2-56.6 169 51.1 43.4-58.8
Buncombe 343 184 44.7 38.3-51.2 159 55.3 48.8-61.7
Cabarrus 364 166 40.6 33.5-48.2 198 59.4 51.8-66.5
Catawba 445 216 40.6 35.0-46.5 229 59.4 53.5-65.0
Cumberland 470 201 35.0 29.7-40.7 269 65.0 59.3-70.3
Davidson 403 185 38.0 31.9-44.6 218 62.0 55.4-68.1
Durham 395 185 34.6 28.7-40.9 210 65.4 59.1-71.3
Forsyth 406 228 49.6 43.4-55.9 178 50.4 44.1-56.6
Gaston 410 197 40.0 33.6-46.7 213 60.0 53.3-66.4
Guilford 419 215 39.8 33.7-46.3 204 60.2 53.7-66.3
Iredell 426 197 36.8 31.4-42.5 229 63.2 57.5-68.6
Johnston 464 212 37.8 31.8-44.2 252 62.2 55.8-68.2
Mecklenburg 670 281 37.6 33.1-42.4 389 62.4 57.6-66.9
New Hanover 369 197 42.5 35.9-49.4 172 57.5 50.6-64.1
Onslow 408 175 36.0 30.3-42.1 233 64.0 57.9-69.7
Orange 379 205 46.7 39.9-53.7 174 53.3 46.3-60.1
Pitt 389 202 48.1 41.1-55.2 187 51.9 44.8-58.9
Randolph 397 207 41.8 35.4-48.5 190 58.2 51.5-64.6
Robeson 394 144 28.2 22.5-34.8 250 71.8 65.2-77.5
Rowan 442 203 36.5 30.3-43.1 239 63.5 56.9-69.7
Union 407 183 36.7 30.4-43.5 224 63.3 56.5-69.6
Wake 580 277 41.0 36.1-46.0 303 59.0 54.0-63.9
Wayne 444 213 36.2 30.2-42.7 231 63.8 57.3-69.8
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 5,260 2,415 37.8 35.9-39.7 2,845 62.2 60.3-64.1
Piedmont 7,551 3,695 41.3 39.6-43.0 3,856 58.7 57.0-60.4
Western NC 2,897 1,449 41.8 39.3-44.3 1,448 58.2 55.7-60.7
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,897 952 41.3 38.4-44.3 945 58.7 55.7-61.6
Northwest 3,289 1,608 42.0 39.6-44.4 1,681 58.0 55.6-60.4
Charlotte 2,084 943 39.1 36.2-42.1 1,141 60.9 57.9-63.8
Greensboro 1,801 961 43.6 39.9-47.4 840 56.4 52.6-60.1
Southern Regional 1,533 660 37.0 33.6-40.6 873 63.0 59.4-66.4
Coastal 774 371 37.9 33.4-42.7 403 62.1 57.3-66.6
Wake 1,705 810 39.6 36.2-43.0 895 60.4 57.0-63.8
Area L 471 232 40.2 34.7-45.9 239 59.8 54.1-65.3
Eastern 2,154 1,022 40.8 37.6-44.1 1,132 59.2 55.9-62.4

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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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