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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

Immunization

A flu shot is an influenza vaccine injected in your arm. During the past 12 months,
have you had a flu shot?

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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
-Rowan County 442 203 36.5 30.3-43.1 239 63.5 56.9-69.7
GENDER
Male 173 79 34.3 24.9-45.1 94 65.7 54.9-75.1
Female 269 124 38.8 31.2-46.9 145 61.2 53.1-68.8
RACE
White 360 178 39.5 33.1-46.3 182 60.5 53.7-66.9
Other 80 24 29.2 16.4-46.4 56 70.8 53.6-83.6
AGE
18-44 98 21 25.4 15.1-39.5 77 74.6 60.5-84.9
45+ 341 181 44.9 38.0-52.0 160 55.1 48.0-62.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 224 105 34.3 25.6-44.3 119 65.7 55.7-74.4
Some College + 218 98 39.1 31.3-47.6 120 60.9 52.4-68.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 250 108 33.9 25.4-43.7 142 66.1 56.3-74.6
$50,000+ 132 65 39.3 30.1-49.2 67 60.7 50.8-69.9

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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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