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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Immunization-Whites

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%)
North Carolina 7,573 3,078 31.3 30.0-32.7 4,495 68.7 67.3-70.0
-Whites 5,342 2,258 32.1 30.6-33.7 3,084 67.9 66.3-69.4
GENDER
Male 2,015 812 31.4 29.0-34.0 1,203 68.6 66.0-71.0
Female 3,327 1,446 32.8 30.7-34.8 1,881 67.2 65.2-69.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 110 29 19.3 12.6-28.5 81 80.7 71.5-87.4
Non-Hispanic 5,219 2,224 32.5 30.9-34.2 2,995 67.5 65.8-69.1
AGE
18-34 595 98 14.6 11.7-18.0 497 85.4 82.0-88.3
35-44 601 84 14.4 11.4-18.1 517 85.6 81.9-88.6
45-54 888 178 18.0 14.9-21.7 710 82.0 78.3-85.1
55-64 1,140 348 28.9 25.7-32.3 792 71.1 67.7-74.3
65-74 1,132 773 68.7 65.2-72.1 359 31.3 27.9-34.8
75+ 946 758 80.5 77.1-83.5 188 19.5 16.5-22.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 526 277 42.0 36.5-47.7 249 58.0 52.3-63.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,440 667 34.0 31.0-37.1 773 66.0 62.9-69.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,503 625 31.1 28.3-34.1 878 68.9 65.9-71.7
College Graduate 1,867 687 27.1 24.8-29.6 1,180 72.9 70.4-75.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 523 257 39.7 34.1-45.6 266 60.3 54.4-65.9
$15,000- 24,999 833 408 39.9 35.6-44.4 425 60.1 55.6-64.4
$25,000- 34,999 484 221 35.5 30.1-41.3 263 64.5 58.7-69.9
$35,000- 49,999 641 270 32.3 28.1-36.9 371 67.7 63.1-71.9
$50,000- 74,999 639 224 27.4 23.4-31.8 415 72.6 68.2-76.6
$75,000+ 1,183 370 23.5 20.8-26.4 813 76.5 73.6-79.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,623 947 49.4 46.1-52.7 676 50.6 47.3-53.9
No 3,695 1,301 26.0 24.3-27.7 2,394 74.0 72.3-75.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 749 425 46.5 41.9-51.1 324 53.5 48.9-58.1
Non-Veteran 4,592 1,832 29.9 28.3-31.6 2,760 70.1 68.4-71.7
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 2,731 1,102 31.7 29.5-33.9 1,629 68.3 66.1-70.5
No 2,611 1,156 32.6 30.4-35.0 1,455 67.4 65.0-69.6

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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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