2017 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Immunization

Have you ever had the shingles or zoster vaccine?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,598 825 28.3 26.1-30.6 1,773 71.7 69.4-73.9
GENDER
Male 1,074 327 26.9 23.7-30.3 747 73.1 69.7-76.3
Female 1,524 498 29.5 26.6-32.7 1,026 70.5 67.3-73.4
Have Health Insurance
Yes 2,405 813 30.2 27.9-32.6 1,592 69.8 67.4-72.1
No 186 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Body Mass Index
Underweight 38 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Recommended Range 703 257 32.6 28.4-37.1 446 67.4 62.9-71.6
Overweight 894 283 26.6 23.0-30.6 611 73.4 69.4-77.0
Obese 824 234 28.0 24.1-32.2 590 72.0 67.8-75.9
Current Smoker
Yes 366 62 16.9 12.3-22.6 304 83.1 77.4-87.7
No 2,224 762 30.4 28.0-32.9 1,462 69.6 67.1-72.0
History of CVD**
Yes 448 156 30.2 24.8-36.1 292 69.8 63.9-75.2
No 2,119 662 28.1 25.7-30.7 1,457 71.9 69.3-74.3
Binge Drinker
Yes 158 36 22.1 14.9-31.4 122 77.9 68.6-85.1
No 2,346 766 29.2 26.8-31.6 1,580 70.8 68.4-73.2
Heavy Drinker
Yes 109 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 2,396 771 28.6 26.3-31.0 1,625 71.4 69.0-73.7
COPD
Yes 338 106 26.5 21.0-32.8 232 73.5 67.2-79.0
No 2,246 717 28.9 26.5-31.4 1,529 71.1 68.6-73.5
Current Asthma
Yes 269 84 29.1 22.7-36.4 185 70.9 63.6-77.3
No 2,310 733 28.3 26.0-30.8 1,577 71.7 69.2-74.0
Diabetes
Yes 528 179 32.8 27.7-38.3 349 67.2 61.7-72.3
No 2,067 644 27.2 24.8-29.8 1,423 72.8 70.2-75.2
Functional Disability
Yes 1,059 328 27.9 24.4-31.7 731 72.1 68.3-75.6
No 1,523 490 28.5 25.7-31.4 1,033 71.5 68.6-74.3
Has two or more chronic diseases†
Yes 1,194 426 31.6 28.2-35.2 768 68.4 64.8-71.8
No 1,404 399 25.8 22.9-28.8 1,005 74.2 71.2-77.1

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*Only asked of respondents 50 years of age or older

**History of cardiovascular disease includes history of heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke.

†Chronic diseases include heart disease (heart attack/stoke/angina), current asthma, skin cancer, other cancer, COPD, arthritis, depression, kidney disease and diabetes.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2017 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2017 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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