2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina

Immunization

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,173 1,917 32.1 30.6-33.6 3,256 67.9 66.4-69.4
-Eastern NC 1,886 688 30.6 28.1-33.2 1,198 69.4 66.8-71.9
GENDER
Male 836 307 30.6 26.9-34.5 529 69.4 65.5-73.1
Female 1,050 381 30.5 27.2-34.1 669 69.5 65.9-72.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,137 459 33.6 30.4-36.9 678 66.4 63.1-69.6
Non-Hispanic Black 443 163 30.7 25.7-36.2 280 69.3 63.8-74.3
Other 306 66 14.8 10.9-19.8 240 85.2 80.2-89.1
AGE
18-34 300 41 12.5 8.8-17.3 259 87.5 82.7-91.2
35-44 256 35 12.8 8.9-18.0 221 87.2 82.0-91.1
45-54 288 44 16.7 12.0-22.6 244 83.3 77.4-88.0
55-64 375 123 33.7 27.9-40.1 252 66.3 59.9-72.1
65-74 400 252 60.4 53.7-66.7 148 39.6 33.3-46.3
75+ 234 181 75.4 66.3-82.7 53 24.6 17.3-33.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 172 58 27.3 19.9-36.1 114 72.7 63.9-80.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 556 189 28.9 24.5-33.8 367 71.1 66.2-75.5
Some Post-H.S. 552 229 35.1 30.6-39.9 323 64.9 60.1-69.4
College Graduate 597 210 28.2 24.2-32.5 387 71.8 67.5-75.8
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 627 307 43.9 38.9-49.0 320 56.1 51.0-61.1
No 1,256 380 24.6 21.9-27.5 876 75.4 72.5-78.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 325 158 41.3 35.1-47.8 167 58.7 52.2-64.9
Non-Veteran 1,560 530 28.4 25.8-31.3 1,030 71.6 68.7-74.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 927 170 16.0 13.5-18.9 757 84.0 81.1-86.5
Unemployed 108 20 20.2 12.5-31.0 88 79.8 69.0-87.5
Retired 574 387 64.4 58.7-69.8 187 35.6 30.2-41.3
Unable to Work 179 87 46.9 37.6-56.3 92 53.1 43.7-62.4
Other not in Labor Force 87 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 148 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 279 99 29.1 22.9-36.2 180 70.9 63.8-77.1
$25,000- 34,999 163 64 32.1 24.1-41.4 99 67.9 58.6-75.9
$35,000- 49,999 225 82 32.3 25.6-39.8 143 67.7 60.2-74.4
$50,000- 74,999 236 80 29.9 23.3-37.4 156 70.1 62.6-76.7
$75,000+ 466 154 25.1 20.9-29.8 312 74.9 70.2-79.1
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 187 62 30.5 22.2-40.3 125 69.5 59.7-77.8
101% to 150% 217 73 27.7 21.1-35.5 144 72.3 64.5-78.9
151% to 200% 176 54 26.0 19.1-34.3 122 74.0 65.7-80.9
More than 200% 871 328 30.5 27.1-34.2 543 69.5 65.8-72.9
HOUSING
Own 1,305 525 34.1 31.0-37.3 780 65.9 62.7-69.0
Rent 436 125 22.3 18.0-27.2 311 77.7 72.8-82.0
Other arrangement 133 33 21.0 13.7-30.9 100 79.0 69.1-86.3
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 184 70 33.7 26.3-42.1 114 66.3 57.9-73.7
Regional City or Suburban County 533 184 28.0 23.7-32.8 349 72.0 67.2-76.3
Rural 1,169 434 31.5 28.3-34.9 735 68.5 65.1-71.7
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 1,202 423 28.7 25.7-31.9 779 71.3 68.1-74.3
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 272 99 33.0 26.6-40.0 173 67.0 60.0-73.4
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 412 166 34.0 28.6-39.8 246 66.0 60.2-71.4
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 371 154 36.5 30.9-42.4 217 63.5 57.6-69.1
2nd Quartile 236 75 28.2 21.7-35.7 161 71.8 64.3-78.3
3rd Quartile 590 217 29.2 25.1-33.6 373 70.8 66.4-74.9
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 689 242 30.2 26.0-34.8 447 69.8 65.2-74.0

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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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