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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Immunization

During the past 12 months, have you had a flu vaccine that was sprayed in your nose?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,726 137 1.5 1.1- 2.0 15,589 98.5 98.0-98.9
-Western NC 2,900 7 0.3 0.1- 0.7 2,893 99.7 99.3-99.9
GENDER
Male 1,150 4 0.4 0.1- 1.2 1,146 99.6 98.8-99.9
Female 1,750 3 0.2 0.1- 0.9 1,747 99.8 99.1-99.9
RACE
White 2,681 7 0.4 0.2- 0.8 2,674 99.6 99.2-99.8
African American 80 0 0.0 . - . 80 100 . - .
Other Minorities 128 0 0.0 . - . 128 100 . - .
HISPANIC
Hispanic 60 0 0.0 . - . 60 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 2,831 7 0.3 0.1- 0.7 2,824 99.7 99.3-99.9
AGE
18-24 75 2 1.6 0.4- 6.4 73 98.4 93.6-99.6
25-34 225 0 0.0 . - . 225 100 . - .
35-44 369 2 0.4 0.1- 1.9 367 99.6 98.1-99.9
45-54 522 1 0.4 0.1- 2.6 521 99.6 97.4-99.9
55-64 692 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1 691 99.8 98.9- 100
65-74 557 0 0.0 . - . 557 100 . - .
75+ 445 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9 444 99.7 98.1- 100
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 450 0 0.0 . - . 450 100 . - .
H.S. or G.E.D. 894 3 0.5 0.2- 1.7 891 99.5 98.3-99.8
Some Post-H.S. 744 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 743 99.8 98.3- 100
College Graduate 807 3 0.3 0.1- 1.1 804 99.7 98.9-99.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 388 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 387 99.8 98.5- 100
$15,000- 24,999 510 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8 509 99.6 97.2-99.9
$25,000- 34,999 343 0 0.0 . - . 343 100 . - .
$35,000- 49,999 432 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8 431 99.6 97.2-99.9
$50,000-74,999 406 2 0.3 0.1- 1.0 404 99.7 99.0-99.9
$75,000+ 419 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1 418 99.7 97.9- 100
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,193 3 0.3 0.1- 1.1 1,190 99.7 98.9-99.9
No 1,641 4 0.3 0.1- 1.0 1,637 99.7 99.0-99.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 420 4 1.5 0.5- 4.2 416 98.5 95.8-99.5
Non-Veteran 2,479 3 0.1 0.0- 0.5 2,476 99.9 99.5- 100

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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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