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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Immunization-African Americans

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,401 2,512 30.8 29.5-32.1 3,889 69.2 67.9-70.5
-African Americans 1,234 398 26.0 23.3-28.9 836 74.0 71.1-76.7
GENDER
Male 438 142 26.3 22.0-31.2 296 73.7 68.8-78.0
Female 796 256 25.7 22.5-29.3 540 74.3 70.7-77.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,208 392 26.0 23.3-28.9 816 74.0 71.1-76.7
AGE
18-34 234 35 14.4 10.2-19.8 199 85.6 80.2-89.8
35-44 175 15 8.0 4.7-13.3 160 92.0 86.7-95.3
45-54 234 51 23.1 17.1-30.5 183 76.9 69.5-82.9
55-64 273 108 38.8 32.4-45.6 165 61.2 54.4-67.6
65-74 191 107 56.2 47.9-64.2 84 43.8 35.8-52.1
75+ 112 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 170 72 35.1 27.4-43.8 98 64.9 56.2-72.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 410 130 25.7 21.3-30.6 280 74.3 69.4-78.7
Some Post-H.S. 346 103 23.4 18.8-28.7 243 76.6 71.3-81.2
College Graduate 306 92 22.9 18.3-28.3 214 77.1 71.7-81.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 237 88 28.7 22.7-35.7 149 71.3 64.3-77.3
$15,000- 24,999 268 90 28.0 22.4-34.3 178 72.0 65.7-77.6
$25,000- 34,999 133 35 23.4 15.4-33.9 98 76.6 66.1-84.6
$35,000- 49,999 147 41 24.9 17.6-34.0 106 75.1 66.0-82.4
$50,000- 74,999 104 29 22.7 15.1-32.5 75 77.3 67.5-84.9
$75,000+ 132 33 21.4 14.8-29.9 99 78.6 70.1-85.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 342 170 45.8 39.5-52.3 172 54.2 47.7-60.5
No 879 221 20.0 17.2-23.0 658 80.0 77.0-82.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 137 60 40.3 31.7-49.7 77 59.7 50.3-68.3
Non-Veteran 1,097 338 24.2 21.4-27.2 759 75.8 72.8-78.6
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 646 223 28.3 24.5-32.5 423 71.7 67.5-75.5
No 588 175 23.7 20.1-27.7 413 76.3 72.3-79.9

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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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