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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Immunization-FEMALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,051 6,406 40.9 39.4-42.4 6,645 59.1 57.6-60.6
-FEMALES 8,160 4,112 45.0 43.2-46.9 4,048 55.0 53.1-56.8
RACE
White 6,442 3,435 48.1 46.0-50.2 3,007 51.9 49.8-54.0
African American 1,219 476 38.3 33.5-43.4 743 61.7 56.6-66.5
Other Minorities 459 184 33.9 27.7-40.7 275 66.1 59.3-72.3
AGE
18-24 201 55 28.8 20.4-38.9 146 71.2 61.1-79.6
25-34 792 258 33.5 29.0-38.3 534 66.5 61.7-71.0
35-44 1,238 407 35.9 32.0-40.0 831 64.1 60.0-68.0
45-54 1,500 614 41.5 37.9-45.2 886 58.5 54.8-62.1
55-64 1,665 863 54.7 51.2-58.0 802 45.3 42.0-48.8
65+ 2,671 1,865 70.2 67.5-72.7 806 29.8 27.3-32.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,020 520 39.9 34.4-45.6 500 60.1 54.4-65.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,448 1,170 42.4 38.7-46.1 1,278 57.6 53.9-61.3
Some Post-H.S. 2,150 1,039 42.6 39.0-46.4 1,111 57.4 53.6-61.0
College Graduate 2,532 1,375 51.2 48.3-54.1 1,157 48.8 45.9-51.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,012 469 37.7 32.3-43.3 543 62.3 56.7-67.7
$15,000- 24,999 1,347 652 43.8 39.1-48.7 695 56.2 51.3-60.9
$25,000- 34,999 844 415 42.7 37.1-48.4 429 57.3 51.6-62.9
$35,000- 49,999 1,052 508 41.4 35.6-47.4 544 58.6 52.6-64.4
$50,000- 74,999 1,079 532 46.4 41.9-51.0 547 53.6 49.0-58.1
$75,000+ 1,438 781 53.9 50.1-57.6 657 46.1 42.4-49.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,932 1,650 48.6 45.4-51.8 1,282 51.4 48.2-54.6
No 4,852 2,298 43.5 41.3-45.9 2,554 56.5 54.1-58.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 183 87 42.3 31.9-53.4 96 57.7 46.6-68.1
Non-Veteran 7,284 3,681 44.9 42.9-46.9 3,603 55.1 53.1-57.1

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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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