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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Immunization

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,401 2,512 30.8 29.5-32.1 3,889 69.2 67.9-70.5
-Piedmont NC 3,504 1,337 29.0 27.4-30.7 2,167 71.0 69.3-72.6
GENDER
Male 1,463 519 27.3 24.9-29.9 944 72.7 70.1-75.1
Female 2,041 818 30.5 28.3-32.7 1,223 69.5 67.3-71.7
RACE
White 2,480 1,055 32.3 30.3-34.4 1,425 67.7 65.6-69.7
African American 708 218 24.9 21.5-28.6 490 75.1 71.4-78.5
Other minorities 272 56 14.7 10.9-19.5 216 85.3 80.5-89.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 263 39 15.8 11.3-21.5 224 84.2 78.5-88.7
Non-Hispanic 3,216 1,292 30.3 28.6-32.1 1,924 69.7 67.9-71.4
AGE
18-34 600 88 13.8 11.0-17.1 512 86.2 82.9-89.0
35-54 1,034 168 15.5 13.3-18.1 866 84.5 81.9-86.7
55-64 693 256 35.6 31.8-39.6 437 64.4 60.4-68.2
65-74 657 437 67.5 63.4-71.4 220 32.5 28.6-36.6
75+ 464 372 77.9 72.7-82.3 92 22.1 17.7-27.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 423 175 32.4 27.6-37.5 248 67.6 62.5-72.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 898 361 30.6 27.3-34.0 537 69.4 66.0-72.7
Some Post-H.S. 894 338 27.5 24.5-30.7 556 72.5 69.3-75.5
College Graduate 1,274 457 27.4 24.8-30.0 817 72.6 70.0-75.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 358 146 30.8 25.8-36.4 212 69.2 63.6-74.2
$15,000- 24,999 552 218 31.0 26.9-35.6 334 69.0 64.4-73.1
$25,000- 34,999 317 131 31.0 25.7-36.8 186 69.0 63.2-74.3
$35,000- 49,999 394 154 28.5 23.6-33.9 240 71.5 66.1-76.4
$50,000+ 1,201 410 26.3 23.7-29.1 791 73.7 70.9-76.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 904 531 50.4 46.5-54.4 373 49.6 45.6-53.5
No 2,580 799 23.2 21.5-25.0 1,781 76.8 75.0-78.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 399 208 43.8 38.1-49.6 191 56.2 50.4-61.9
Non-Veteran 3,102 1,127 27.2 25.6-29.0 1,975 72.8 71.0-74.4
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,273 490 29.8 27.1-32.7 783 70.2 67.3-72.9
No 2,231 847 28.5 26.5-30.6 1,384 71.5 69.4-73.5

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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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