SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Immunization

Now I will ask you questions about seasonal flu. A flu shot is an influenza vaccine injected in your arm.
During the past 12 months, have you had a flu shot?

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,962 6,108 42.2 40.8-43.6 5,854 57.8 56.4-59.2
-Eastern NC 3,093 1,517 40.4 37.5-43.4 1,576 59.6 56.6-62.5
GENDER
Male 1,075 505 37.9 33.5-42.6 570 62.1 57.4-66.5
Female 2,018 1,012 42.7 39.1-46.4 1,006 57.3 53.6-60.9
RACE
White 2,059 1,107 43.3 39.8-46.9 952 56.7 53.1-60.2
African American 738 299 37.0 31.3-43.1 439 63.0 56.9-68.7
Other Minorities 280 103 31.2 22.0-42.1 177 68.8 57.9-78.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 127 46 32.2 20.6-46.4 81 67.8 53.6-79.4
Non-Hispanic 2,960 1,467 41.1 38.1-44.1 1,493 58.9 55.9-61.9
AGE
18-24 125 32 24.8 15.7-36.9 93 75.2 63.1-84.3
25-34 313 92 25.0 18.5-32.8 221 75.0 67.2-81.5
35-44 421 149 32.3 26.3-39.0 272 67.7 61.0-73.7
45-54 567 217 37.0 31.3-43.0 350 63.0 57.0-68.7
55-64 679 348 52.8 47.1-58.4 331 47.2 41.6-52.9
65+ 957 660 69.5 65.1-73.7 297 30.5 26.3-34.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 423 185 37.3 30.3-44.9 238 62.7 55.1-69.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 990 459 35.3 30.2-40.7 531 64.7 59.3-69.8
Some Post-H.S. 823 408 41.8 36.3-47.5 415 58.2 52.5-63.7
College Graduate 854 464 47.2 41.9-52.6 390 52.8 47.4-58.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 371 143 28.6 21.6-36.7 228 71.4 63.3-78.4
$15,000- 24,999 545 232 30.2 24.5-36.6 313 69.8 63.4-75.5
$25,000- 34,999 346 179 44.2 35.2-53.5 167 55.8 46.5-64.8
$35,000- 49,999 373 197 41.3 33.9-49.0 176 58.7 51.0-66.1
$50,000-74,999 371 184 45.4 37.8-53.2 187 54.6 46.8-62.2
$75,000+ 565 307 45.4 38.9-52.1 258 54.6 47.9-61.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,233 655 44.7 40.2-49.3 578 55.3 50.7-59.8
No 1,746 816 38.3 34.5-42.3 930 61.7 57.7-65.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 495 298 55.6 48.8-62.2 197 44.4 37.8-51.2
Non-Veteran 2,597 1,219 37.3 34.2-40.6 1,378 62.7 59.4-65.8

Back to Immunization.

^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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 15AUG11.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook