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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Immunization

Since 2005, have you had a tetanus shot?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, Tdap Yes, tetanus shot, but not Tdap Yes, tetanus shot/not sure what type No tetanus shot since 2005
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,586 1,171 22.4 21.0-23.8 399 7.3 6.5- 8.2 1,811 33.1 31.6-34.6 2,205 37.2 35.7-38.8
GENDER
Male 2,552 452 18.0 16.2-19.8 202 7.5 6.3- 8.8 958 38.7 36.4-41.0 940 35.9 33.7-38.2
Female 3,034 719 26.5 24.6-28.6 197 7.1 6.0- 8.4 853 27.9 25.9-29.9 1,265 38.5 36.3-40.6
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 3,775 839 23.3 21.7-25.1 288 8.2 7.1- 9.4 1,240 34.3 32.4-36.2 1,408 34.2 32.4-36.1
Non-Hispanic Black 1,095 202 21.8 18.9-25.2 66 5.5 4.1- 7.4 296 27.1 24.0-30.5 531 45.5 41.9-49.1
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 97 15 9.9 5.4-17.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Other 198 45 21.2 15.0-29.0 16 7.5 4.3-12.7 63 27.7 20.2-36.6 74 43.7 34.5-53.3
Hispanic 362 57 17.3 13.1-22.4 17 3.7 2.0- 6.8 153 39.9 34.3-45.8 135 39.1 33.4-45.0
AGE
18-34 1,128 376 33.0 29.9-36.3 61 5.5 4.1- 7.4 344 31.2 28.1-34.5 347 30.2 27.1-33.5
35-44 750 190 25.9 22.3-29.8 48 7.3 5.3- 9.9 275 35.8 31.8-39.9 237 31.1 27.4-35.1
45-54 918 182 19.6 16.8-22.7 76 8.7 6.8-11.1 322 33.4 29.9-37.1 338 38.3 34.7-42.1
55-64 1,116 205 16.5 14.1-19.3 109 11.4 9.2-14.2 353 34.2 30.8-37.7 449 37.9 34.4-41.4
65-74 1,020 155 13.9 11.5-16.6 64 5.2 3.9- 6.9 327 33.7 30.3-37.4 474 47.2 43.5-51.0
75+ 596 51 7.7 5.7-10.5 39 5.5 3.8- 7.9 173 31.1 26.6-36.1 333 55.6 50.6-60.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 606 60 9.4 6.9-12.6 30 4.7 2.9- 7.4 218 38.6 33.8-43.6 298 47.3 42.4-52.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,492 194 14.9 12.7-17.5 100 7.0 5.6- 8.7 483 33.8 30.9-36.8 715 44.3 41.2-47.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,645 375 26.7 24.1-29.5 137 8.8 7.2-10.7 523 31.5 28.9-34.3 610 33.0 30.3-35.7
College Graduate 1,833 543 32.0 29.5-34.7 133 7.2 5.9- 8.7 580 31.0 28.6-33.6 577 29.8 27.4-32.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 519 91 18.8 14.7-23.6 36 5.5 3.8- 8.1 165 33.1 28.0-38.6 227 42.6 37.3-48.1
$15,000- 24,999 909 138 17.8 14.8-21.2 61 7.5 5.4-10.3 292 33.4 29.6-37.5 418 41.3 37.4-45.4
$25,000- 34,999 535 104 20.3 16.3-25.0 39 7.0 4.8-10.2 198 37.0 32.1-42.1 194 35.7 30.9-40.8
$35,000- 49,999 696 157 25.4 21.3-30.0 51 8.3 5.9-11.6 195 29.9 25.8-34.4 293 36.4 32.1-40.8
$50,000-74,999 729 155 20.8 17.5-24.5 65 8.4 6.3-11.1 237 35.1 31.0-39.5 272 35.7 31.6-40.0
$75,000+ 1,267 376 30.1 27.1-33.2 110 8.7 7.0-10.7 400 31.3 28.3-34.4 381 30.0 27.1-33.0
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 1,387 227 16.3 14.0-18.8 109 8.7 6.8-11.1 482 35.9 32.6-39.3 569 39.1 35.9-42.5
No 3,613 760 22.5 20.8-24.3 253 6.9 6.0- 8.0 1,147 32.6 30.8-34.6 1,453 37.9 36.0-39.9
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 1,612 250 16.5 14.3-18.9 123 8.1 6.5-10.0 559 35.2 32.3-38.3 680 40.2 37.3-43.3
No 3,952 920 24.6 22.9-26.3 276 7.1 6.1- 8.1 1,245 32.4 30.6-34.2 1,511 36.0 34.2-37.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 815 161 21.6 18.2-25.3 55 5.7 4.1- 7.8 322 39.9 36.0-44.0 277 32.8 29.1-36.7
Non-Veteran 4,770 1,010 22.5 21.0-24.0 345 7.5 6.6- 8.5 1,488 32.1 30.5-33.8 1,927 37.9 36.2-39.6
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 1,526 374 25.4 22.9-27.9 118 8.0 6.6- 9.7 501 31.5 28.8-34.2 533 35.2 32.5-38.1
Regional City or Suburban County 1,260 272 22.5 19.8-25.4 90 7.2 5.7- 9.1 409 34.4 31.3-37.6 489 35.9 32.9-39.1
Rural 2,803 526 19.9 18.0-22.0 192 6.7 5.6- 8.1 901 33.7 31.4-36.0 1,184 39.7 37.3-42.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 2,876 714 25.6 23.7-27.6 216 7.6 6.5- 8.8 954 34.2 32.1-36.3 992 32.7 30.7-34.8
Unemployed 225 42 18.6 13.3-25.3 *** *** *** 82 37.8 29.7-46.5 93 39.9 32.1-48.3
Retired 1,508 205 12.3 10.5-14.4 106 7.0 5.6- 8.7 455 31.2 28.4-34.2 742 49.5 46.4-52.6
Unable to Work 508 74 14.3 10.7-18.8 43 10.3 7.0-15.1 170 33.0 27.9-38.4 221 42.4 36.9-48.1
Other not in Labor Force 447 133 31.7 26.7-37.2 27 5.9 3.7- 9.4 141 29.2 24.4-34.4 146 33.2 28.1-38.8
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 185 37 23.0 16.1-31.7 13 5.1 2.6- 9.6 56 30.7 23.0-39.7 79 41.2 33.0-49.9
50% to 100% 493 79 14.9 11.5-19.1 39 8.3 5.5-12.2 186 39.3 33.9-45.0 189 37.5 32.2-43.1
101% to 150% 844 151 20.8 17.4-24.6 53 6.3 4.5- 8.7 263 32.1 28.2-36.3 377 40.8 36.8-45.0
151% to 200% 378 68 19.1 14.2-25.1 29 9.5 6.0-14.8 132 36.4 30.6-42.7 149 35.0 29.4-41.1
More than 200% 2,709 663 25.4 23.4-27.5 228 8.4 7.3- 9.8 841 32.1 29.9-34.2 977 34.1 32.0-36.3
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 1,139 183 16.7 13.7-20.2 82 7.3 5.4- 9.8 352 31.9 28.3-35.8 522 44.1 40.2-48.1
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 2,023 406 20.4 18.2-22.7 132 7.0 5.6- 8.6 672 35.6 33.0-38.3 813 37.1 34.5-39.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 2,427 583 25.3 23.3-27.4 186 7.5 6.4- 8.8 787 31.8 29.6-34.0 871 35.5 33.3-37.7

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Disability Status will be replaced by Functional Disability in 2017. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on the North Carolina Rural Centerís classification. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3Based on 2016 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2016 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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