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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Immunization-African Americans

During the past 12 months, have you had either a seasonal flu shot or a seasonal flu vaccine
that was sprayed in your nose?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 8,304 4,349 46.0 44.5-47.4 3,955 54.0 52.6-55.5
-African Americans 1,569 736 40.3 37.0-43.6 833 59.7 56.4-63.0
GENDER
Male 544 242 38.5 33.5-43.8 302 61.5 56.2-66.5
Female 1,025 494 41.7 37.5-46.1 531 58.3 53.9-62.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 17 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,546 725 40.1 36.8-43.5 821 59.9 56.5-63.2
AGE
18-34 273 89 29.3 23.3-36.1 184 70.7 63.9-76.7
35-44 217 68 30.7 23.9-38.5 149 69.3 61.5-76.1
45-54 290 135 42.0 34.9-49.5 155 58.0 50.5-65.1
55-64 353 186 54.3 47.4-61.1 167 45.7 38.9-52.6
65-74 261 151 54.7 45.7-63.4 110 45.3 36.6-54.3
75+ 157 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 247 132 41.7 33.5-50.4 115 58.3 49.6-66.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 495 244 42.2 36.6-48.0 251 57.8 52.0-63.4
Some Post-H.S. 454 185 37.2 31.3-43.4 269 62.8 56.6-68.7
College Graduate 372 174 40.6 34.6-46.9 198 59.4 53.1-65.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 311 147 37.7 30.9-44.9 164 62.3 55.1-69.1
$15,000- 24,999 354 148 35.8 29.8-42.4 206 64.2 57.6-70.2
$25,000- 34,999 195 90 39.9 31.3-49.3 105 60.1 50.7-68.7
$35,000- 49,999 173 85 42.8 33.3-52.8 88 57.2 47.2-66.7
$50,000- 74,999 116 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 153 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 479 274 54.4 47.8-60.8 205 45.6 39.2-52.2
No 1,083 462 35.8 32.1-39.7 621 64.2 60.3-67.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 185 115 62.1 53.1-70.3 70 37.9 29.7-46.9
Non-Veteran 1,384 621 37.1 33.6-40.6 763 62.9 59.4-66.4
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 754 375 42.7 37.8-47.7 379 57.3 52.3-62.2
No 815 361 38.1 33.8-42.7 454 61.9 57.3-66.2

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2013 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2013 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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