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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Immunization-WHITES

Now I will ask you questions about seasonal flu. A flu shot is an influenza vaccine injected in your arm
and the other is a spray, mist, or drop in the nose called FluMist.

During the past 12 months, have you had either a seasonal flu shot or flu vaccine spray?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,642 5,559 41.9 40.8-43.1 6,083 58.1 56.9-59.2
-WHITES 8,218 4,246 45.1 43.7-46.4 3,972 54.9 53.6-56.3
GENDER
Male 3,255 1,541 40.8 38.7-42.9 1,714 59.2 57.1-61.3
Female 4,963 2,705 49.0 47.3-50.8 2,258 51.0 49.2-52.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 168 71 37.2 28.7-46.6 97 62.8 53.4-71.3
Non-Hispanic 8,037 4,169 45.2 43.9-46.6 3,868 54.8 53.4-56.1
AGE
18-34 1,139 372 29.2 26.3-32.3 767 70.8 67.7-73.7
35-44 1,026 375 34.5 31.2-38.0 651 65.5 62.0-68.8
45-54 1,382 561 41.2 38.0-44.4 821 58.8 55.6-62.0
55-64 1,693 859 50.2 47.3-53.1 834 49.8 46.9-52.7
65-74 1,647 1,108 67.7 64.9-70.4 539 32.3 29.6-35.1
75+ 1,277 940 74.8 71.8-77.6 337 25.2 22.4-28.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 768 382 40.7 36.3-45.2 386 59.3 54.8-63.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,319 1,161 42.8 40.2-45.4 1,158 57.2 54.6-59.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,254 1,109 42.8 40.3-45.4 1,145 57.2 54.6-59.7
College Graduate 2,859 1,582 51.8 49.4-54.1 1,277 48.2 45.9-50.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 790 337 34.5 30.4-38.7 453 65.5 61.3-69.6
$15,000- 24,999 1,208 586 38.4 35.0-41.8 622 61.6 58.2-65.0
$25,000- 34,999 846 443 44.6 40.4-48.9 403 55.4 51.1-59.6
$35,000- 49,999 1,058 526 45.8 42.1-49.6 532 54.2 50.4-57.9
$50,000- 74,999 1,073 579 49.2 45.5-53.0 494 50.8 47.0-54.5
$75,000+ 1,841 993 48.6 45.7-51.5 848 51.4 48.5-54.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,279 1,327 54.1 51.4-56.7 952 45.9 43.3-48.6
No 5,901 2,898 42.4 40.8-44.0 3,003 57.6 56.0-59.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,161 753 64.3 60.9-67.5 408 35.7 32.5-39.1
Non-Veteran 7,056 3,492 42.1 40.7-43.6 3,564 57.9 56.4-59.3

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2012 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2012 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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