2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern 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%)
North Carolina 3,203 1,142 33.7 31.7-35.8 2,061 66.3 64.2-68.3
-Eastern NC 1,220 399 30.9 27.6-34.3 821 69.1 65.7-72.4
GENDER
Male 523 194 33.2 28.3-38.6 329 66.8 61.4-71.7
Female 697 205 28.7 24.6-33.3 492 71.3 66.7-75.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 783 303 35.2 31.1-39.5 480 64.8 60.5-68.9
Non-Hispanic Black 303 67 23.6 17.7-30.7 236 76.4 69.3-82.3
Other 134 29 16.3 10.5-24.4 105 83.7 75.6-89.5
AGE
50-54 163 16 10.3 5.9-17.4 147 89.7 82.6-94.1
55-64 381 84 21.2 16.5-26.7 297 78.8 73.3-83.5
65-74 405 173 45.2 38.9-51.6 232 54.8 48.4-61.1
75+ 239 116 43.0 34.7-51.8 123 57.0 48.2-65.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 117 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 340 95 28.5 22.7-35.2 245 71.5 64.8-77.3
Some Post-H.S. 374 128 31.3 26.3-36.9 246 68.7 63.1-73.7
College Graduate 381 155 39.3 33.7-45.1 226 60.7 54.9-66.3
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 493 155 29.2 24.2-34.6 338 70.8 65.4-75.8
No 725 244 32.1 27.9-36.6 481 67.9 63.4-72.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 225 105 41.9 34.0-50.2 120 58.1 49.8-66.0
Non-Veteran 994 294 28.3 24.8-32.0 700 71.7 68.0-75.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 417 97 23.5 18.8-28.9 320 76.5 71.1-81.2
Unemployed 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 580 261 41.5 36.2-47.0 319 58.5 53.0-63.8
Unable to Work 142 25 15.5 9.5-24.2 117 84.5 75.8-90.5
Other not in Labor Force 27 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 95 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 162 33 24.9 16.3-36.2 129 75.1 63.8-83.7
$25,000- 34,999 110 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 132 51 35.4 26.7-45.1 81 64.6 54.9-73.3
$50,000- 74,999 143 53 32.4 24.4-41.5 90 67.6 58.5-75.6
$75,000+ 288 119 37.6 31.0-44.5 169 62.4 55.5-69.0
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 110 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 116 21 17.7 10.2-29.0 95 82.3 71.0-89.8
151% to 200% 109 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 573 230 35.2 30.7-40.0 343 64.8 60.0-69.3
HOUSING
Own 967 342 32.7 29.0-36.5 625 67.3 63.5-71.0
Rent 186 43 23.1 15.8-32.4 143 76.9 67.6-84.2
Other arrangement 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 126 49 37.3 28.1-47.4 77 62.7 52.6-71.9
Regional City or Suburban County 307 115 33.7 27.2-40.8 192 66.3 59.2-72.8
Rural 787 235 28.8 24.9-33.0 552 71.2 67.0-75.1
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 772 238 29.5 25.5-33.7 534 70.5 66.3-74.5
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 155 48 24.3 17.7-32.4 107 75.7 67.6-82.3
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 293 113 37.5 30.5-45.2 180 62.5 54.8-69.5
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 274 104 37.6 30.8-45.0 170 62.4 55.0-69.2
2nd Quartile 137 *** *** *** 86 69.0 58.0-78.2
3rd Quartile 343 118 29.9 24.6-35.9 225 70.1 64.1-75.4
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 466 126 27.6 22.4-33.5 340 72.4 66.5-77.6

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*Only asked of respondents 50 years of age or older

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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