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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 407 183 36.7 30.4-43.5 224 63.3 56.5-69.6
GENDER
Male 152 61 34.0 24.1-45.4 91 66.0 54.6-75.9
Female 255 122 39.7 32.6-47.2 133 60.3 52.8-67.4
RACE
White 341 153 35.4 29.2-42.2 188 64.6 57.8-70.8
Other 63 29 42.0 25.0-61.1 34 58.0 38.9-75.0
AGE
18-44 134 40 27.8 18.3-39.8 94 72.2 60.2-81.7
45+ 268 141 46.7 39.7-53.9 127 53.3 46.1-60.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 144 69 36.7 24.8-50.4 75 63.3 49.6-75.2
Some College + 262 114 36.9 30.2-44.2 148 63.1 55.8-69.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 160 82 40.3 28.6-53.2 78 59.7 46.8-71.4
$50,000+ 181 68 33.3 26.0-41.4 113 66.7 58.6-74.0

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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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