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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Immunization-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,195 4,357 26.4 25.1-27.8 7,838 73.6 72.2-74.9
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,691 513 26.2 22.9-29.9 1,178 73.8 70.1-77.1
GENDER
Male 544 170 29.2 23.3-35.9 374 70.8 64.1-76.7
Female 1,147 343 23.8 20.3-27.7 804 76.2 72.3-79.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 16 4 4.4 1.2-14.6 12 95.6 85.4-98.8
Non-Hispanic 1,674 508 26.5 23.1-30.2 1,166 73.5 69.8-76.9
AGE
18-24 72 14 22.3 11.9-38.0 58 77.7 62.0-88.1
25-34 180 26 13.5 8.5-20.9 154 86.5 79.1-91.5
35-44 256 36 14.0 9.1-21.0 220 86.0 79.0-90.9
45-54 372 66 20.1 13.2-29.4 306 79.9 70.6-86.8
55-64 372 124 38.0 30.9-45.6 248 62.0 54.4-69.1
65+ 424 243 57.6 50.0-64.8 181 42.4 35.2-50.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 294 96 32.0 23.1-42.4 198 68.0 57.6-76.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 616 187 27.1 21.1-34.1 429 72.9 65.9-78.9
Some Post-H.S. 406 129 26.3 20.5-33.0 277 73.7 67.0-79.5
College Graduate 371 100 20.4 15.5-26.3 271 79.6 73.7-84.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 335 113 24.4 18.3-31.8 222 75.6 68.2-81.7
$15,000- 24,999 362 117 31.0 23.8-39.3 245 69.0 60.7-76.2
$25,000- 34,999 192 60 41.0 28.5-54.8 132 59.0 45.2-71.5
$35,000-49,999 192 55 26.2 18.5-35.7 137 73.8 64.3-81.5
$50,000- 74,999 183 40 17.2 10.4-27.1 143 82.8 72.9-89.6
$75,000+ 174 38 16.3 10.4-24.6 136 83.7 75.4-89.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 671 280 39.1 32.7-45.9 391 60.9 54.1-67.3
No 904 213 19.3 15.7-23.6 691 80.7 76.4-84.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 197 78 40.8 30.0-52.5 119 59.2 47.5-70.0
Non-Veteran 1,352 392 24.9 21.2-28.9 960 75.1 71.1-78.8

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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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