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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for South Carolina

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Risk Factors

Risk factor for respondents aged 65+ that had a flu shot in the past 12 months.*

  Total
Respond.#
Not At Risk At Risk
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 898 632 69.4 65.4-73.1 266 30.6 26.9-34.6
GENDER
Male 319 218 68.0 61.4-73.9 101 32.0 26.1-38.6
Female 579 414 70.3 65.3-74.9 165 29.7 25.1-34.7
RACE
White 746 540 71.0 66.9-74.9 206 29.0 25.1-33.1
African American 134 82 64.8 53.4-74.8 52 35.2 25.2-46.6
Other Minorities 6 3 55.7 16.8-88.6 3 44.3 11.4-83.2
HISPANIC
Yes 16 13 88.0 64.2-96.8 3 12.0 3.2-35.8
No 842 592 69.0 64.9-72.9 250 31.0 27.1-35.1
AGE
65+ 898 632 69.4 65.4-73.1 266 30.6 26.9-34.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 265 180 63.6 55.0-71.5 85 36.4 28.5-45.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 263 183 68.9 61.5-75.4 80 31.1 24.6-38.5
Some Post-H.S. 182 132 72.2 63.8-79.2 50 27.8 20.8-36.2
College Graduate 187 136 74.1 66.3-80.7 51 25.9 19.3-33.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 201 130 59.8 50.3-68.5 71 40.2 31.5-49.7
$15,000- 24,999 180 122 65.9 56.2-74.4 58 34.1 25.6-43.8
$25,000- 34,999 118 84 73.8 63.6-82.0 34 26.2 18.0-36.4
$35,000- 49,999 75 55 69.8 56.5-80.5 20 30.2 19.5-43.5
$50,000+ 114 85 76.0 66.4-83.5 29 24.0 16.5-33.6
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 44 32 67.3 50.2-80.8 12 32.7 19.2-49.8
Appalachia II 81 55 69.4 57.9-78.9 26 30.6 21.1-42.1
Appalachia III 63 41 63.3 49.6-75.2 22 36.7 24.8-50.4
Catawba 27 19 65.0 41.4-83.0 8 35.0 17.0-58.6
Edisto 21 14 67.7 44.3-84.7 7 32.3 15.3-55.7
Low Country 45 30 64.8 48.3-78.4 15 35.2 21.6-51.7
Palmetto 91 70 72.9 60.0-82.9 21 27.1 17.1-40.0
Pee Dee 258 175 64.3 56.3-71.5 83 35.7 28.5-43.7
Savannah 36 30 85.0 69.3-93.5 6 15.0 6.5-30.7
Trident 65 54 86.5 75.8-92.9 11 13.5 7.1-24.2
Upper Savannah 62 43 65.2 48.9-78.5 19 34.8 21.5-51.1
Waccamaw 67 47 65.3 51.8-76.7 20 34.7 23.3-48.2
Wateree 31 16 48.3 29.7-67.4 15 51.7 32.6-70.3

*Data in this table were derived from the immunization questions 1: Had Flu Shot in Past 12 Months.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Appalachia 1: Anderson,Oconee
Appalachia 2: Greenville,Pickens
Appalachia 3: Cherokee,Spartanburg,Union
Catawba: Chester,Lancaster,York
Edisto: Bamberg,Calhoun,Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort,Colleton,Hampton,Jasper
Savannah: Aiken,Allendale,Barnwell
Palmetto: Fairfield,Lexington,Newberry,Richland
Pee Dee: Chesterfield,Darlington,Dillon,Florence,Marion,Marlboro
Trident: Berkeley,Charleston,Dorchester
Upper Savannah: Abbeville,Edgefield,Greenwood,Laurens,McCormick,Saluda
Waccamaw: Georgetown,Horry,Williamsburg
Wateree: Clarendon,Kershaw,Lee,Sumter

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