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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Immunization--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

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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
Have Health Insurance
Yes 10,461 5,769 47.2 45.7-48.8 4,692 52.8 51.2-54.3
No 1,469 325 20.7 17.5-24.4 1,144 79.3 75.6-82.5
Body Mass Index
Underweight 201 102 45.2 36.1-54.8 99 54.8 45.2-63.9
Recommended Range 3,715 1,910 42.1 39.4-44.8 1,805 57.9 55.2-60.6
Overweight 4,211 2,189 42.5 40.2-44.9 2,022 57.5 55.1-59.8
Obese 3,247 1,629 42.3 39.7-45.0 1,618 57.7 55.0-60.3
Current Smoker
No 9,906 5,388 45.7 44.2-47.3 4,518 54.3 52.7-55.8
Yes 2,003 702 28.1 25.0-31.4 1,301 71.9 68.6-75.0
History of CVD**
Yes 1,573 1,055 63.1 59.4-66.5 518 36.9 33.5-40.6
No 10,267 4,990 40.2 38.7-41.7 5,277 59.8 58.3-61.3
Binge Drinker
No 10,889 5,727 44.0 42.5-45.6 5,162 56.0 54.4-57.5
Yes 932 327 29.0 25.1-33.4 605 71.0 66.6-74.9
Heavy Drinker
No 11,358 5,871 42.9 41.5-44.4 5,487 57.1 55.6-58.5
Yes 393 147 26.5 20.9-33.0 246 73.5 67.0-79.1
Poor Sleep***
Yes 1,381 637 37.2 33.2-41.4 744 62.8 58.6-66.8
No 10,297 5,321 42.8 41.3-44.3 4,976 57.2 55.7-58.7
Current Asthma
Yes 1,001 589 50.5 45.4-55.7 412 49.5 44.3-54.6
No 10,895 5,481 41.5 40.0-43.0 5,414 58.5 57.0-60.0
Diabetes
Yes 1,670 1,077 60.9 57.3-64.4 593 39.1 35.6-42.7
No 10,161 4,959 40.0 38.5-41.6 5,202 60.0 58.4-61.5
Disability
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

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**History of cardiovascular disease includes history of heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke.

***Poor sleep defined as not getting enough rest or sleep for all 30 days out of the past 30 days.

^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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