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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Immunization-MALES

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

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,573 3,078 31.3 30.0-32.7 4,495 68.7 67.3-70.0
-MALES 2,860 1,085 30.3 28.2-32.4 1,775 69.7 67.6-71.8
RACE
White 2,015 812 31.4 29.0-34.0 1,203 68.6 66.0-71.0
African American 483 165 29.8 24.9-35.2 318 70.2 64.8-75.1
Other Minorities 320 97 23.8 17.9-31.0 223 76.2 69.0-82.1
AGE
18-34 422 88 19.9 16.0-24.5 334 80.1 75.5-84.0
35-44 407 71 16.3 12.7-20.7 336 83.7 79.3-87.3
45-54 488 87 17.1 13.2-22.0 401 82.9 78.0-86.8
55-64 617 209 31.5 27.1-36.2 408 68.5 63.8-72.9
65-74 537 336 65.3 59.9-70.3 201 34.7 29.7-40.1
75+ 370 288 78.0 72.1-82.9 82 22.0 17.1-27.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 430 165 31.9 26.7-37.6 265 68.1 62.4-73.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 790 295 28.0 24.5-31.9 495 72.0 68.1-75.5
Some Post-H.S. 706 274 31.6 27.4-36.1 432 68.4 63.9-72.6
College Graduate 928 349 30.2 26.7-33.8 579 69.8 66.2-73.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 308 122 34.4 28.1-41.3 186 65.6 58.7-71.9
$15,000- 24,999 510 204 33.9 28.9-39.2 306 66.1 60.8-71.1
$25,000- 34,999 266 107 34.0 27.2-41.4 159 66.0 58.6-72.8
$35,000- 49,999 324 133 31.1 25.5-37.4 191 68.9 62.6-74.5
$50,000- 74,999 323 106 26.7 21.1-33.1 217 73.3 66.9-78.9
$75,000+ 656 221 27.3 23.3-31.6 435 72.7 68.4-76.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 836 460 47.3 42.9-51.8 376 52.7 48.2-57.1
No 2,009 620 24.6 22.4-27.0 1,389 75.4 73.0-77.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 867 501 49.3 45.0-53.7 366 50.7 46.3-55.0
Non-Veteran 1,990 583 24.2 22.0-26.7 1,407 75.8 73.3-78.0
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,456 549 30.8 27.9-34.0 907 69.2 66.0-72.1
No 1,404 536 29.7 26.9-32.7 868 70.3 67.3-73.1

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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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