2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina

Immunization

During the past 12 months, have you had either a flu vaccine that was sprayed in your nose
or a flu shot injected into your arm?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,560 2,965 49.8 48.2-51.4 2,595 50.2 48.6-51.8
-Eastern NC 2,007 1,058 49.6 46.7-52.4 949 50.4 47.6-53.3
GENDER
Male 906 452 47.5 43.4-51.7 454 52.5 48.3-56.6
Female 1,101 606 51.5 47.7-55.3 495 48.5 44.7-52.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,210 683 51.8 48.3-55.3 527 48.2 44.7-51.7
Non-Hispanic Black 471 240 49.1 43.2-55.0 231 50.9 45.0-56.8
Other 326 135 39.3 32.2-47.0 191 60.7 53.0-67.8
AGE
18-34 354 139 39.1 33.2-45.3 215 60.9 54.7-66.8
35-44 272 108 40.3 33.7-47.3 164 59.7 52.7-66.3
45-54 302 112 37.3 31.1-44.0 190 62.7 56.0-68.9
55-64 389 221 55.6 49.1-61.9 168 44.4 38.1-50.9
65-74 407 274 68.6 62.5-74.1 133 31.4 25.9-37.5
75+ 246 186 76.4 68.2-83.0 60 23.6 17.0-31.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 186 84 42.4 33.4-51.9 102 57.6 48.1-66.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 578 280 48.0 42.8-53.2 298 52.0 46.8-57.2
Some Post-H.S. 590 318 50.0 45.0-55.0 272 50.0 45.0-55.0
College Graduate 643 372 55.0 50.2-59.8 271 45.0 40.2-49.8
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 652 364 53.8 48.8-58.7 288 46.2 41.3-51.2
No 1,350 690 47.6 44.2-51.1 660 52.4 48.9-55.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 353 228 65.0 58.6-71.0 125 35.0 29.0-41.4
Non-Veteran 1,652 829 46.4 43.3-49.5 823 53.6 50.5-56.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 999 459 44.7 40.9-48.5 540 55.3 51.5-59.1
Unemployed 118 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 595 419 71.4 66.3-76.1 176 28.6 23.9-33.7
Unable to Work 186 97 53.4 44.1-62.5 89 46.6 37.5-55.9
Other not in Labor Force 95 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 158 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 287 130 41.5 34.2-49.3 157 58.5 50.7-65.8
$25,000- 34,999 176 93 51.2 41.4-60.9 83 48.8 39.1-58.6
$35,000- 49,999 240 141 55.2 47.4-62.7 99 44.8 37.3-52.6
$50,000- 74,999 250 146 54.5 46.5-62.3 104 45.5 37.7-53.5
$75,000+ 496 272 51.6 46.2-57.0 224 48.4 43.0-53.8
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 195 93 42.8 33.5-52.7 102 57.2 47.3-66.5
101% to 150% 232 106 43.2 35.3-51.5 126 56.8 48.5-64.7
151% to 200% 183 97 52.6 43.0-61.9 86 47.4 38.1-57.0
More than 200% 925 534 53.9 49.9-58.0 391 46.1 42.0-50.1
HOUSING
Own 1,368 777 53.9 50.5-57.3 591 46.1 42.7-49.5
Rent 478 220 40.4 34.9-46.2 258 59.6 53.8-65.1
Other arrangement 147 54 36.6 27.0-47.4 *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 196 111 48.6 40.3-57.0 85 51.4 43.0-59.7
Regional City or Suburban County 585 306 49.8 44.7-54.8 279 50.2 45.2-55.3
Rural 1,226 641 49.6 45.9-53.3 585 50.4 46.7-54.1
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 1,283 660 48.8 45.1-52.4 623 51.2 47.6-54.9
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 285 149 49.1 42.1-56.0 136 50.9 44.0-57.9
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 439 249 52.1 46.2-58.0 190 47.9 42.0-53.8
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 390 216 50.2 44.2-56.3 174 49.8 43.7-55.8
2nd Quartile 251 138 52.7 45.1-60.2 113 47.3 39.8-54.9
3rd Quartile 643 333 46.8 42.2-51.5 310 53.2 48.5-57.8
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 723 371 50.7 45.5-55.8 352 49.3 44.2-54.5

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2020 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Based on U.S Census Bureau population estimates at the county level. Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on 2020 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4Quartile of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Social Vulnerability Index
(https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/placeandhealth/svi/index.html) for respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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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