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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 580 277 41.0 36.1-46.0 303 59.0 54.0-63.9
GENDER
Male 240 116 41.3 34.1-49.0 124 58.7 51.0-65.9
Female 340 161 40.6 34.2-47.4 179 59.4 52.6-65.8
RACE
White 431 223 46.9 41.0-52.9 208 53.1 47.1-59.0
Other 148 54 30.0 22.3-39.0 94 70.0 61.0-77.7
AGE
18-44 203 67 29.3 22.4-37.3 136 70.7 62.7-77.6
45+ 371 206 54.2 48.1-60.1 165 45.8 39.9-51.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 138 63 30.7 22.7-40.0 75 69.3 60.0-77.3
Some College + 441 213 45.0 39.2-50.8 228 55.0 49.2-60.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 209 106 37.6 29.8-46.1 103 62.4 53.9-70.2
$50,000+ 309 139 42.8 36.2-49.7 170 57.2 50.3-63.8

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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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