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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Immunization-WHITE FEMALES

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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
-WHITE FEMALES 7,474 3,934 45.9 44.2-47.6 3,540 54.1 52.4-55.8
AGE
18-24 146 42 27.4 19.2-37.4 104 72.6 62.6-80.8
25-34 595 187 31.9 27.5-36.7 408 68.1 63.3-72.5
35-44 1,047 346 34.8 31.3-38.5 701 65.2 61.5-68.7
45-54 1,410 556 39.3 36.2-42.5 854 60.7 57.5-63.8
55-64 1,622 878 53.7 50.7-56.7 744 46.3 43.3-49.3
65-74 1,423 974 69.7 66.6-72.5 449 30.3 27.5-33.4
75+ 1,177 923 79.7 76.7-82.4 254 20.3 17.6-23.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 824 472 49.3 44.3-54.3 352 50.7 45.7-55.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,148 1,141 42.7 39.4-46.1 1,007 57.3 53.9-60.6
Some Post-H.S. 2,176 1,122 45.1 42.0-48.1 1,054 54.9 51.9-58.0
College Graduate 2,309 1,189 48.4 45.5-51.2 1,120 51.6 48.8-54.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 792 409 42.4 37.0-48.1 383 57.6 51.9-63.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,085 600 43.7 39.1-48.5 485 56.3 51.5-60.9
$25,000- 34,999 750 406 48.1 43.3-52.9 344 51.9 47.1-56.7
$35,000- 49,999 1,040 518 41.1 36.9-45.4 522 58.9 54.6-63.1
$50,000-74,999 1,058 520 43.3 39.4-47.4 538 56.7 52.6-60.6
$75,000+ 1,527 763 47.2 43.6-50.8 764 52.8 49.2-56.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,819 1,669 52.2 49.2-55.1 1,150 47.8 44.9-50.8
No 4,523 2,197 43.0 40.9-45.2 2,326 57.0 54.8-59.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 141 69 45.4 35.3-55.8 72 54.6 44.2-64.7
Non-Veteran 7,333 3,865 45.9 44.2-47.6 3,468 54.1 52.4-55.8

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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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