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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Immunization-FEMALES

A pneumonia shot or pneumococcal vaccine is usually given only once or twice in a personís lifetime
and is different from the flu shot.

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,205 4,153 30.2 28.8-31.5 6,052 69.8 68.5-71.2
-FEMALES 6,503 2,669 31.2 29.5-32.9 3,834 68.8 67.1-70.5
RACE
White 4,931 2,144 34.2 32.2-36.3 2,787 65.8 63.7-67.8
African American 1,109 390 23.1 20.0-26.7 719 76.9 73.3-80.0
Other Minorities 424 118 24.3 18.3-31.4 306 75.7 68.6-81.7
AGE
18-34 666 102 16.0 12.4-20.4 564 84.0 79.6-87.6
35-44 843 136 16.4 12.7-20.8 707 83.6 79.2-87.3
45-54 1,188 242 18.5 15.6-21.9 946 81.5 78.1-84.4
55-64 1,422 480 34.0 30.5-37.7 942 66.0 62.3-69.5
65-74 1,235 840 65.8 61.7-69.7 395 34.2 30.3-38.3
75+ 1,060 845 79.4 75.3-82.9 215 20.6 17.1-24.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 805 399 37.0 31.9-42.5 406 63.0 57.5-68.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,846 870 35.5 32.1-39.0 976 64.5 61.0-67.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,733 710 31.1 28.1-34.4 1,023 68.9 65.6-71.9
College Graduate 2,110 686 22.9 20.5-25.4 1,424 77.1 74.6-79.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 861 412 35.3 30.5-40.3 449 64.7 59.7-69.5
$15,000- 24,999 1,133 553 33.9 30.0-38.0 580 66.1 62.0-70.0
$25,000- 34,999 626 282 33.3 28.2-38.8 344 66.7 61.2-71.8
$35,000- 49,999 765 289 30.5 25.5-36.0 476 69.5 64.0-74.5
$50,000- 74,999 690 220 24.3 20.0-29.3 470 75.7 70.7-80.0
$75,000+ 1,131 284 20.4 17.0-24.3 847 79.6 75.7-83.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,126 1,194 47.3 44.0-50.6 932 52.7 49.4-56.0
No 4,353 1,464 25.1 23.2-27.1 2,889 74.9 72.9-76.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 130 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 6,372 2,614 31.1 29.4-32.9 3,758 68.9 67.1-70.6

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^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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