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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: Western 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
-Western NC 918 402 36.7 33.2-40.3 516 63.3 59.7-66.8
GENDER
Male 384 168 39.5 34.1-45.2 216 60.5 54.8-65.9
Female 534 234 34.3 29.9-39.0 300 65.7 61.0-70.1
RACE
White 834 373 37.6 33.9-41.4 461 62.4 58.6-66.1
Other minorities 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 93 19 23.3 15.0-34.5 74 76.7 65.5-85.0
35-54 215 35 14.9 10.5-20.8 180 85.1 79.2-89.5
55-64 210 63 30.3 23.7-37.7 147 69.7 62.3-76.3
65-74 235 159 67.4 60.3-73.9 76 32.6 26.1-39.7
75+ 157 123 78.3 70.3-84.6 34 21.7 15.4-29.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 123 67 48.4 38.1-58.8 56 51.6 41.2-61.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 270 118 35.8 29.9-42.3 152 64.2 57.7-70.1
Some Post-H.S. 238 94 32.8 26.6-39.6 144 67.2 60.4-73.4
College Graduate 283 122 34.1 28.5-40.3 161 65.9 59.7-71.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 107 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 179 80 39.7 31.9-48.0 99 60.3 52.0-68.1
$25,000- 34,999 90 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 131 52 28.6 20.9-37.8 79 71.4 62.2-79.1
$50,000+ 233 88 31.9 25.6-38.9 145 68.1 61.1-74.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 298 168 48.7 41.7-55.8 130 51.3 44.2-58.3
No 615 231 31.5 27.5-35.7 384 68.5 64.3-72.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 135 81 53.8 43.8-63.4 54 46.2 36.6-56.2
Non-Veteran 783 321 34.1 30.4-37.9 462 65.9 62.1-69.6
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 753 327 37.0 33.1-41.0 426 63.0 59.0-66.9
No 165 75 35.1 27.5-43.4 90 64.9 56.6-72.5

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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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