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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Immunization-Females

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%)
North Carolina 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
-FEMALES 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
Non-Hispanic White 2,037 511 27.8 25.3-30.5 133 7.6 6.1- 9.3 557 27.5 25.1-30.1 836 37.1 34.5-39.7
Non-Hispanic Black 658 134 25.2 21.2-29.8 39 6.3 4.2- 9.4 167 23.8 20.2-27.9 318 44.6 40.0-49.3
Other 52 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 558 216 39.3 34.5-44.3 33 6.8 4.6-10.1 140 25.5 21.3-30.1 169 28.4 24.1-33.2
35-44 409 128 33.5 28.2-39.2 26 7.3 4.7-11.1 128 30.1 25.2-35.4 127 29.1 24.3-34.5
45-54 492 122 25.6 21.3-30.4 32 6.6 4.5- 9.6 149 28.1 23.7-32.9 189 39.7 34.7-44.9
55-64 607 129 19.8 16.3-24.0 51 10.2 7.3-14.1 177 30.1 25.7-34.8 250 39.8 35.1-44.8
65-74 560 87 14.2 11.1-18.0 31 5.1 3.3- 7.7 159 28.7 24.4-33.4 283 52.0 46.9-57.1
75+ 374 30 6.5 4.3- 9.6 23 6.2 3.9- 9.7 91 25.8 20.5-31.9 230 61.5 55.3-67.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 295 38 12.6 8.5-18.4 14 4.8 2.4- 9.2 92 33.7 27.1-41.0 151 48.8 41.7-56.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 788 111 16.4 13.2-20.2 46 5.9 4.1- 8.4 217 29.3 25.6-33.3 414 48.4 44.2-52.7
Some Post-H.S. 915 238 31.6 27.8-35.6 72 9.5 7.2-12.3 247 25.1 21.9-28.6 358 33.9 30.3-37.8
College Graduate 1,029 332 36.5 32.9-40.2 65 6.4 4.8- 8.5 294 27.1 24.0-30.4 338 30.0 26.8-33.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 312 59 21.9 16.3-28.8 19 5.2 3.1- 8.8 97 31.3 25.1-38.3 137 41.5 34.9-48.5
$15,000- 24,999 527 99 22.3 17.9-27.4 32 7.7 4.9-11.8 136 25.0 20.5-30.2 260 45.0 39.6-50.5
$25,000- 34,999 273 56 22.2 16.4-29.4 20 8.6 5.1-14.1 91 32.6 26.1-39.9 106 36.6 29.8-44.0
$35,000- 49,999 389 95 29.3 23.4-35.9 31 10.0 6.3-15.4 94 25.2 20.3-30.9 169 35.5 29.9-41.6
$50,000- 74,999 366 99 27.2 22.0-33.1 25 5.7 3.5- 9.0 102 29.9 24.5-35.9 140 37.3 31.5-43.4
$75,000+ 600 210 36.7 32.2-41.4 49 8.8 6.4-11.9 156 25.3 21.4-29.7 185 29.2 25.2-33.6
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 786 131 17.9 14.7-21.6 58 9.8 7.0-13.5 242 29.8 25.9-34.0 355 42.6 38.2-47.0
No 1,979 501 28.2 25.7-30.8 125 6.5 5.3- 7.9 534 27.0 24.7-29.5 819 38.3 35.7-41.1
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 928 144 17.9 14.9-21.4 66 8.3 6.1-11.2 288 30.1 26.5-33.9 430 43.8 39.8-47.8
No 2,090 573 29.9 27.5-32.5 130 6.7 5.4- 8.2 563 27.2 24.9-29.6 824 36.2 33.7-38.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 77 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 2,956 689 26.1 24.1-28.3 193 7.2 6.1- 8.6 832 28.0 26.1-30.1 1,242 38.6 36.4-40.8
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 816 204 26.7 23.3-30.4 60 7.5 5.7- 9.8 258 29.5 26.1-33.2 294 36.3 32.5-40.2
Regional City or Suburban County 687 173 27.4 23.3-31.8 44 7.1 4.9-10.1 192 28.6 24.6-33.0 278 36.9 32.7-41.3
Rural 1,531 342 25.9 23.0-29.1 93 6.8 5.1- 8.9 403 26.0 23.3-29.0 693 41.3 38.1-44.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,374 420 32.9 29.9-36.0 92 7.3 5.8- 9.2 380 28.1 25.3-31.0 482 31.8 28.9-34.8
Unemployed 115 28 24.9 16.6-35.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 870 122 13.3 10.8-16.2 56 6.9 5.1- 9.3 229 26.3 22.9-30.1 463 53.5 49.4-57.6
Unable to Work 311 45 13.6 9.5-19.2 28 11.7 7.1-18.7 94 28.8 22.9-35.7 144 45.8 38.6-53.1
Other not in Labor Force 351 101 31.9 26.1-38.3 19 5.2 2.8- 9.3 106 27.2 22.1-33.0 125 35.8 29.8-42.2
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 127 28 26.7 17.9-37.8 *** *** *** 38 28.0 19.5-38.5 51 39.4 29.8-49.9
50% to 100% 268 54 19.9 14.6-26.5 23 10.4 6.1-17.2 84 32.9 25.9-40.9 107 36.8 29.6-44.5
101% to 150% 478 95 24.2 19.5-29.7 23 5.8 3.5- 9.3 132 25.2 20.8-30.2 228 44.8 39.3-50.4
151% to 200% 202 42 24.5 16.7-34.4 15 11.2 5.8-20.5 53 27.0 19.8-35.6 92 37.3 29.3-46.1
More than 200% 1,376 390 31.0 28.0-34.1 105 7.8 6.3- 9.7 367 27.2 24.4-30.1 514 34.0 31.1-37.1
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 643 120 21.0 16.7-26.2 36 6.6 4.0-10.7 172 27.2 22.7-32.2 315 45.2 39.9-50.6
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,092 262 25.7 22.5-29.2 68 7.5 5.6-10.1 295 27.6 24.5-31.0 467 39.2 35.7-42.8
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,299 337 28.6 25.7-31.7 93 7.0 5.5- 8.8 386 28.3 25.5-31.2 483 36.2 33.1-39.3

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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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