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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Immunization

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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%)
North Carolina 11,962 6,108 42.2 40.8-43.6 5,854 57.8 56.4-59.2
-Piedmont NC 6,920 3,581 42.8 40.9-44.6 3,339 57.2 55.4-59.1
GENDER
Male 2,578 1,250 38.8 35.9-41.7 1,328 61.2 58.3-64.1
Female 4,342 2,331 46.4 44.2-48.7 2,011 53.6 51.3-55.8
RACE
White 5,484 3,006 47.0 44.9-49.1 2,478 53.0 50.9-55.1
African American 1,066 429 31.7 27.6-36.2 637 68.3 63.8-72.4
Other Minorities 331 129 35.0 27.9-42.8 202 65.0 57.2-72.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 237 84 30.0 22.1-39.3 153 70.0 60.7-77.9
Non-Hispanic 6,661 3,483 43.6 41.8-45.5 3,178 56.4 54.5-58.2
AGE
18-24 173 46 25.7 18.8-34.1 127 74.3 65.9-81.2
25-34 530 187 33.0 28.2-38.3 343 67.0 61.7-71.8
35-44 1,026 368 34.6 31.0-38.5 658 65.4 61.5-69.0
45-54 1,380 591 42.3 38.8-45.8 789 57.7 54.2-61.2
55-64 1,524 802 51.2 48.0-54.5 722 48.8 45.5-52.0
65+ 2,219 1,547 69.0 66.3-71.6 672 31.0 28.4-33.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 806 401 37.9 32.3-43.8 405 62.1 56.2-67.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,850 886 35.9 32.3-39.7 964 64.1 60.3-67.7
Some Post-H.S. 1,664 830 41.8 38.1-45.5 834 58.2 54.5-61.9
College Graduate 2,588 1,455 50.2 47.4-53.0 1,133 49.8 47.0-52.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 662 308 37.8 32.5-43.4 354 62.2 56.6-67.5
$15,000- 24,999 984 474 36.2 31.4-41.4 510 63.8 58.6-68.6
$25,000- 34,999 697 340 35.8 30.5-41.4 357 64.2 58.6-69.5
$35,000- 49,999 859 455 42.2 37.2-47.3 404 57.8 52.7-62.8
$50,000-74,999 950 477 45.4 40.8-50.0 473 54.6 50.0-59.2
$75,000+ 1,699 946 48.9 45.5-52.2 753 51.1 47.8-54.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,440 1,393 47.5 44.1-50.8 1,047 52.5 49.2-55.9
No 4,235 2,088 41.7 39.5-44.0 2,147 58.3 56.0-60.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 887 549 55.4 50.6-60.2 338 44.6 39.8-49.4
Non-Veteran 6,030 3,031 41.3 39.3-43.3 2,999 58.7 56.7-60.7

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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.

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.

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