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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Immunization

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

Have you EVER had a pneumonia shot?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 7,573 3,078 31.3 30.0-32.7 4,495 68.7 67.3-70.0
GENDER
Male 2,860 1,085 30.3 28.2-32.4 1,775 69.7 67.6-71.8
Female 4,713 1,993 32.2 30.5-34.0 2,720 67.8 66.0-69.5
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 5,194 2,213 32.5 30.9-34.1 2,981 67.5 65.9-69.1
Non-Hispanic Black 1,390 526 30.5 27.4-33.9 864 69.5 66.1-72.6
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 353 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Other 205 68 25.1 18.3-33.3 137 74.9 66.7-81.7
Hispanic 356 96 23.7 19.1-29.0 260 76.3 71.0-80.9
AGE
18-34 988 176 16.5 14.0-19.3 812 83.5 80.7-86.0
35-44 952 151 16.1 13.5-19.1 801 83.9 80.9-86.5
45-54 1,283 274 19.9 17.2-23.0 1,009 80.1 77.0-82.8
55-64 1,610 533 31.4 28.6-34.4 1,077 68.6 65.6-71.4
65-74 1,491 983 66.7 63.4-69.9 508 33.3 30.1-36.6
75+ 1,179 927 79.1 75.9-82.0 252 20.9 18.0-24.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,004 473 38.0 34.0-42.1 531 62.0 57.9-66.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,100 914 32.3 29.8-34.8 1,186 67.7 65.2-70.2
Some Post-H.S. 2,076 833 30.5 28.0-33.0 1,243 69.5 67.0-72.0
College Graduate 2,384 855 27.1 25.0-29.3 1,529 72.9 70.7-75.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 944 435 37.4 33.2-41.9 509 62.6 58.1-66.8
$15,000- 24,999 1,378 604 35.6 32.3-39.0 774 64.4 61.0-67.7
$25,000- 34,999 750 321 33.8 29.4-38.4 429 66.2 61.6-70.6
$35,000- 49,999 862 346 30.8 27.1-34.7 516 69.2 65.3-72.9
$50,000-74,999 809 269 26.9 23.3-30.9 540 73.1 69.1-76.7
$75,000+ 1,409 432 23.9 21.3-26.7 977 76.1 73.3-78.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,280 1,282 49.2 46.3-52.1 998 50.8 47.9-53.7
No 5,257 1,783 25.3 23.9-26.8 3,474 74.7 73.2-76.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 968 540 47.2 43.2-51.3 428 52.8 48.7-56.8
Non-Veteran 6,602 2,537 29.1 27.7-30.5 4,065 70.9 69.5-72.3
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 3,954 1,577 32.2 30.3-34.2 2,377 67.8 65.8-69.7
No 3,619 1,501 30.4 28.5-32.3 2,118 69.6 67.7-71.5

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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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