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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Immunization

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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
-Piedmont NC 7,046 2,289 23.6 22.3-25.0 4,757 76.4 75.0-77.7
GENDER
Male 2,589 805 22.3 20.3-24.5 1,784 77.7 75.5-79.7
Female 4,457 1,484 24.7 23.0-26.5 2,973 75.3 73.5-77.0
RACE
White 5,611 1,951 25.8 24.3-27.4 3,660 74.2 72.6-75.7
African American 1,000 261 20.5 17.5-23.8 739 79.5 76.2-82.5
Other Minorities 416 73 15.7 11.6-20.9 343 84.3 79.1-88.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 315 59 17.7 12.5-24.4 256 82.3 75.6-87.5
Non-Hispanic 6,716 2,225 24.1 22.8-25.5 4,491 75.9 74.5-77.2
AGE
18-24 174 26 14.5 9.3-21.9 148 85.5 78.1-90.7
25-34 651 55 11.4 8.4-15.2 596 88.6 84.8-91.6
35-44 1,151 114 9.9 8.0-12.2 1,037 90.1 87.8-92.0
45-54 1,413 180 12.4 10.4-14.8 1,233 87.6 85.2-89.6
55-64 1,504 424 27.9 25.0-30.8 1,080 72.1 69.2-75.0
65-74 1,187 749 64.2 60.8-67.5 438 35.8 32.5-39.2
75+ 914 724 77.4 73.5-80.9 190 22.6 19.1-26.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 902 405 30.8 26.3-35.6 497 69.2 64.4-73.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,976 712 24.6 22.1-27.4 1,264 75.4 72.6-77.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,802 593 24.7 22.0-27.7 1,209 75.3 72.3-78.0
College Graduate 2,353 575 18.8 17.0-20.8 1,778 81.2 79.2-83.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 663 320 34.6 28.9-40.7 343 65.4 59.3-71.1
$15,000- 24,999 1,104 469 29.6 25.6-34.0 635 70.4 66.0-74.4
$25,000- 34,999 689 251 28.6 24.1-33.6 438 71.4 66.4-75.9
$35,000- 49,999 951 283 25.1 21.4-29.3 668 74.9 70.7-78.6
$50,000-74,999 970 255 21.6 18.1-25.6 715 78.4 74.4-81.9
$75,000+ 1,713 317 14.5 12.6-16.7 1,396 85.5 83.3-87.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,432 1,182 38.4 35.7-41.3 1,250 61.6 58.7-64.3
No 4,452 1,074 17.6 16.1-19.2 3,378 82.4 80.8-83.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 928 457 40.3 36.0-44.8 471 59.7 55.2-64.0
Non-Veteran 6,115 1,832 21.2 19.9-22.7 4,283 78.8 77.3-80.1

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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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