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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western 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
-Western NC 1,949 1,010 43.6 40.6-46.6 939 56.4 53.4-59.4
GENDER
Male 757 357 37.0 32.6-41.6 400 63.0 58.4-67.4
Female 1,192 653 49.7 45.8-53.6 539 50.3 46.4-54.2
RACE
White 1,790 932 44.9 41.8-48.0 858 55.1 52.0-58.2
African American 48 24 26.2 14.3-43.2 24 73.8 56.8-85.7
Other Minorities 97 51 36.5 19.8-57.2 46 63.5 42.8-80.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 41 13 30.1 14.3-52.6 28 69.9 47.4-85.7
Non-Hispanic 1,905 996 44.1 41.1-47.2 909 55.9 52.8-58.9
AGE
18-24 44 10 27.4 13.1-48.6 34 72.6 51.4-86.9
25-34 126 44 35.3 26.0-45.8 82 64.7 54.2-74.0
35-44 239 67 27.6 21.6-34.6 172 72.4 65.4-78.4
45-54 314 124 35.3 29.3-41.8 190 64.7 58.2-70.7
55-64 459 238 51.0 45.6-56.3 221 49.0 43.7-54.4
65+ 747 520 71.9 68.0-75.5 227 28.1 24.5-32.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 289 146 37.2 30.6-44.4 143 62.8 55.6-69.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 596 286 36.4 31.2-41.9 310 63.6 58.1-68.8
Some Post-H.S. 510 265 43.8 37.9-49.8 245 56.2 50.2-62.1
College Graduate 550 312 55.8 50.2-61.2 238 44.2 38.8-49.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 270 120 30.0 23.9-36.8 150 70.0 63.2-76.1
$15,000- 24,999 363 184 41.7 34.8-48.9 179 58.3 51.1-65.2
$25,000- 34,999 240 117 42.4 34.3-50.9 123 57.6 49.1-65.7
$35,000- 49,999 256 141 44.2 36.5-52.2 115 55.8 47.8-63.5
$50,000-74,999 250 145 51.1 43.0-59.1 105 48.9 40.9-57.0
$75,000+ 247 146 55.3 47.3-63.0 101 44.7 37.0-52.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 839 477 48.8 44.1-53.5 362 51.2 46.5-55.9
No 1,053 510 41.1 37.2-45.2 543 58.9 54.8-62.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 277 168 55.1 47.1-62.9 109 44.9 37.1-52.9
Non-Veteran 1,672 842 41.9 38.7-45.2 830 58.1 54.8-61.3

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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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