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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Immunization

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,782 3,978 29.3 28.2-30.4 6,804 70.7 69.6-71.8
-Western NC 1,477 607 31.7 28.9-34.7 870 68.3 65.3-71.1
GENDER
Male 547 225 29.0 24.8-33.6 322 71.0 66.4-75.2
Female 930 382 34.1 30.4-38.0 548 65.9 62.0-69.6
RACE
White 1,200 528 34.2 31.0-37.6 672 65.8 62.4-69.0
Other minorities 268 78 21.3 15.8-28.0 190 78.7 72.0-84.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,408 599 33.2 30.2-36.3 809 66.8 63.7-69.8
AGE
18-34 195 26 12.9 8.4-19.3 169 87.1 80.7-91.6
35-54 373 72 19.3 14.9-24.8 301 80.7 75.2-85.1
55-64 335 113 31.9 26.2-38.1 222 68.1 61.9-73.8
65-74 338 217 62.0 55.7-68.0 121 38.0 32.0-44.3
75+ 224 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 200 89 33.5 26.0-41.8 111 66.5 58.2-74.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 464 209 33.7 28.6-39.2 255 66.3 60.8-71.4
Some Post-H.S. 376 148 32.2 26.9-38.0 228 67.8 62.0-73.1
College Graduate 434 161 26.6 22.3-31.3 273 73.4 68.7-77.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 219 96 37.8 29.8-46.5 123 62.2 53.5-70.2
$15,000- 24,999 288 128 32.5 26.4-39.4 160 67.5 60.6-73.6
$25,000- 34,999 165 75 35.3 27.3-44.3 90 64.7 55.7-72.7
$35,000- 49,999 160 63 34.9 26.4-44.4 97 65.1 55.6-73.6
$50,000+ 389 122 22.4 18.2-27.2 267 77.6 72.8-81.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 437 253 50.4 44.1-56.7 184 49.6 43.3-55.9
No 1,033 352 25.7 22.6-29.0 681 74.3 71.0-77.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 169 97 52.3 43.1-61.4 72 47.7 38.6-56.9
Non-Veteran 1,308 510 29.5 26.6-32.6 798 70.5 67.4-73.4

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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.

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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