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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Immunization-WHITES

A pneumonia shot or pneumococcal vaccine is usually given only once or twice in a personís lifetime
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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
-WHITES 7,850 3,373 32.7 31.1-34.3 4,477 67.3 65.7-68.9
GENDER
Male 2,919 1,229 31.0 28.5-33.5 1,690 69.0 66.5-71.5
Female 4,931 2,144 34.2 32.2-36.3 2,787 65.8 63.7-67.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 130 45 24.5 16.0-35.6 85 75.5 64.4-84.0
Non-Hispanic 7,709 3,319 32.8 31.2-34.5 4,390 67.2 65.5-68.8
AGE
18-34 673 114 18.5 14.8-22.9 559 81.5 77.1-85.2
35-44 933 129 15.2 11.9-19.2 804 84.8 80.8-88.1
45-54 1,382 278 19.2 16.2-22.6 1,104 80.8 77.4-83.8
55-64 1,797 604 32.4 29.3-35.6 1,193 67.6 64.4-70.7
65-74 1,637 1,138 68.5 65.0-71.9 499 31.5 28.1-35.0
75+ 1,353 1,089 82.0 78.4-85.1 264 18.0 14.9-21.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 815 452 40.1 34.9-45.6 363 59.9 54.4-65.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,155 1,015 36.0 32.8-39.4 1,140 64.0 60.6-67.2
Some Post-H.S. 2,035 875 33.1 30.1-36.2 1,160 66.9 63.8-69.9
College Graduate 2,828 1,024 25.4 23.3-27.6 1,804 74.6 72.4-76.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 754 391 40.5 35.1-46.2 363 59.5 53.8-64.9
$15,000- 24,999 1,196 623 37.6 33.4-42.0 573 62.4 58.0-66.6
$25,000- 34,999 762 393 41.8 36.4-47.5 369 58.2 52.5-63.6
$35,000- 49,999 1,001 422 33.3 29.1-37.8 579 66.7 62.2-70.9
$50,000- 74,999 1,026 365 26.3 22.5-30.5 661 73.7 69.5-77.5
$75,000+ 1,749 486 22.1 19.2-25.2 1,263 77.9 74.8-80.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,526 1,449 48.3 45.2-51.4 1,077 51.7 48.6-54.8
No 5,293 1,908 26.8 25.0-28.7 3,385 73.2 71.3-75.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,158 665 52.0 47.5-56.6 493 48.0 43.4-52.5
Non-Veteran 6,691 2,708 29.7 28.1-31.4 3,983 70.3 68.6-71.9

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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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