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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Northeastern Partnership**

Immunization

Have you ever had a pneumonia shot? This shot is usually given only once or twice in a person's lifetime and is different from the flu shot. It is also called the pneumococcal vaccine

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 14,655 3,767 22.7 21.9-23.5 10,888 77.3 76.5-78.1
-Northeastern Partnership 978 279 23.6 20.8-26.6 699 76.4 73.4-79.2
GENDER
Male 334 87 21.8 17.4-26.8 247 78.2 73.2-82.6
Female 644 192 25.2 21.8-28.9 452 74.8 71.1-78.2
RACE
White 568 190 28.9 25.0-33.2 378 71.1 66.8-75.0
African American 368 84 19.0 15.0-23.7 284 81.0 76.3-85.0
Other Minorities 1 0 0.0 . - . 1 100 . - .
AGE
18-24 36 4 5.0 1.7-13.7 32 95.0 86.3-98.3
25-34 120 10 7.2 3.8-13.4 110 92.8 86.6-96.2
35-44 156 18 10.6 6.3-17.5 138 89.4 82.5-93.7
45-54 193 27 13.0 8.6-19.2 166 87.0 80.8-91.4
55-64 196 51 25.7 19.6-32.9 145 74.3 67.1-80.4
65-74 161 91 54.1 45.3-62.7 70 45.9 37.3-54.7
75+ 115 77 65.8 55.5-74.8 38 34.2 25.2-44.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 217 82 32.2 25.5-39.7 135 67.8 60.3-74.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 343 93 22.2 17.7-27.5 250 77.8 72.5-82.3
Some Post-H.S. 228 48 16.8 12.3-22.5 180 83.2 77.5-87.7
College Graduate 190 56 25.2 19.2-32.4 134 74.8 67.6-80.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 170 62 31.7 24.5-39.8 108 68.3 60.2-75.5
$15,000- 24,999 194 64 24.5 18.3-32.1 130 75.5 67.9-81.7
$25,000- 34,999 98 28 26.9 18.3-37.6 70 73.1 62.4-81.7
$35,000- 49,999 129 22 13.4 8.5-20.4 107 86.6 79.6-91.5
$50,000-74,999 87 16 17.9 10.9-28.1 71 82.1 71.9-89.1
$75,000+ 81 14 17.9 10.2-29.4 67 82.1 70.6-89.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 371 149 34.9 29.6-40.7 222 65.1 59.3-70.4
No 573 123 17.7 14.6-21.3 450 82.3 78.7-85.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 117 44 31.8 23.7-41.2 73 68.2 58.8-76.3
Non-Veteran 851 233 22.2 19.3-25.4 618 77.8 74.6-80.7
Currently Serving 8 2 33.6 7.8-75.2 6 66.4 24.8-92.2

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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