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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: 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?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 11,962 6,108 42.2 40.8-43.6 5,854 57.8 56.4-59.2
GENDER
Male 4,410 2,112 38.3 36.1-40.6 2,298 61.7 59.4-63.9
Female 7,552 3,996 45.8 44.0-47.6 3,556 54.2 52.4-56.0
RACE
White 9,333 5,045 45.7 44.1-47.3 4,288 54.3 52.7-55.9
African American 1,852 752 33.5 30.1-37.0 1,100 66.5 63.0-69.9
Asian 104 57 51.0 37.6-64.2 47 49.0 35.8-62.4
Native American 260 113 33.6 24.6-44.0 147 66.4 56.0-75.4
Other Minorities 344 113 29.8 22.9-37.7 231 70.2 62.3-77.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 405 143 30.7 24.2-38.1 262 69.3 61.9-75.8
-English Speaking 231 100 37.7 28.1-48.5 131 62.3 51.5-71.9
-Spanish Speaking 174 43 24.1 16.3-34.0 131 75.9 66.0-83.7
Non-Hispanic 11,526 5,946 43.0 41.5-44.4 5,580 57.0 55.6-58.5
AGE
18-24 342 88 25.5 20.0-31.9 254 74.5 68.1-80.0
25-34 969 323 30.9 27.2-34.9 646 69.1 65.1-72.8
35-44 1,686 584 32.9 30.1-35.9 1,102 67.1 64.1-69.9
45-54 2,261 932 40.0 37.2-42.8 1,329 60.0 57.2-62.8
55-64 2,662 1,388 51.6 49.0-54.2 1,274 48.4 45.8-51.0
65-74 2,234 1,448 65.0 62.2-67.7 786 35.0 32.3-37.8
75+ 1,689 1,279 75.6 72.5-78.4 410 24.4 21.6-27.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,518 732 37.6 33.6-41.8 786 62.4 58.2-66.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,436 1,631 35.8 33.1-38.6 1,805 64.2 61.4-66.9
Some Post-H.S. 2,997 1,503 42.0 39.3-44.9 1,494 58.0 55.1-60.7
College Graduate 3,992 2,231 50.1 47.8-52.4 1,761 49.9 47.6-52.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,303 571 33.9 30.1-37.9 732 66.1 62.1-69.9
$15,000- 24,999 1,892 890 35.1 31.7-38.6 1,002 64.9 61.4-68.3
$25,000- 34,999 1,283 636 39.5 35.3-44.0 647 60.5 56.0-64.7
$35,000- 49,999 1,488 793 42.2 38.4-46.0 695 57.8 54.0-61.6
$50,000-74,999 1,571 806 46.1 42.5-49.8 765 53.9 50.2-57.5
$75,000+ 2,511 1,399 48.6 45.7-51.4 1,112 51.4 48.6-54.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,512 2,525 46.8 44.4-49.3 1,987 53.2 50.7-55.6
No 7,034 3,414 40.7 38.9-42.6 3,620 59.3 57.4-61.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,659 1,015 55.5 51.8-59.1 644 44.5 40.9-48.2
Non-Veteran 10,299 5,092 40.3 38.8-41.8 5,207 59.7 58.2-61.2

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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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