2017 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 & 5 Demographics

Immunization

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 4,117 1,761 37.9 36.0-39.8 2,356 62.1 60.2-64.0
Region 3 & 5 767 321 35.7 31.9-39.8 446 64.3 60.2-68.1
GENDER
Male 317 137 38.4 32.3-44.9 180 61.6 55.1-67.7
Female 450 184 33.4 28.6-38.5 266 66.6 61.5-71.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 532 240 37.6 33.0-42.5 292 62.4 57.5-67.0
Non-Hispanic Black 141 49 32.8 23.5-43.8 92 67.2 56.2-76.5
Other 94 32 27.0 18.2-38.1 62 73.0 61.9-81.8
AGE
18-44 245 53 19.9 14.6-26.5 192 80.1 73.5-85.4
45-64 286 92 31.6 25.6-38.3 194 68.4 61.7-74.4
65+ 230 173 68.7 60.3-76.1 57 31.3 23.9-39.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 256 115 39.4 32.6-46.7 141 60.6 53.3-67.4
Some College + 511 206 33.4 28.9-38.3 305 66.6 61.7-71.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 345 154 37.7 31.9-43.9 191 62.3 56.1-68.1
$50,000+ 321 118 30.7 25.1-37.0 203 69.3 63.0-74.9

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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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