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BRFSS Survey Results 2003 for South Carolina

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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%)
TOTAL 5,488 1,478 25.6 24.2-27.0 4,010 74.4 73.0-75.8
GENDER
Male 2,002 594 27.8 25.5-30.2 1,408 72.2 69.8-74.5
Female 3,486 884 23.7 22.1-25.3 2,602 76.3 74.7-77.9
RACE
White 4,267 1,225 26.9 25.4-28.4 3,042 73.1 71.6-74.6
African American 1,034 211 22.6 19.6-25.9 823 77.4 74.1-80.4
Other 140 28 22.7 14.7-33.2 112 77.3 66.8-85.3
HISPANIC
Yes 139 34 25.0 16.9-35.4 105 75.0 64.6-83.1
No 5,298 1,426 25.5 24.1-26.9 3,872 74.5 73.1-75.9
AGE
18-24 322 66 24.3 19.0-30.4 256 75.7 69.6-81.0
25-34 830 111 15.2 12.4-18.5 719 84.8 81.5-87.6
35-44 1,031 128 11.4 9.5-13.7 903 88.6 86.3-90.5
45-54 1,116 162 15.0 12.8-17.6 954 85.0 82.4-87.2
55-64 957 239 24.8 21.9-28.1 718 75.2 71.9-78.1
65+ 1,179 753 63.0 59.8-66.1 426 37.0 33.9-40.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 690 236 29.4 25.5-33.7 454 70.6 66.3-74.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,701 449 25.2 22.8-27.8 1,252 74.8 72.2-77.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,398 394 26.4 23.8-29.1 1,004 73.6 70.9-76.2
College Graduate 1,689 395 23.2 20.9-25.7 1,294 76.8 74.3-79.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 672 229 29.0 24.9-33.4 443 71.0 66.6-75.1
$15,000- $24,999 943 300 29.0 25.7-32.6 643 71.0 67.4-74.3
$25,000- $34,999 674 181 24.4 20.8-28.4 493 75.6 71.6-79.2
$35,000- $49,999 806 207 25.8 22.3-29.7 599 74.2 70.3-77.7
$50,000+ 1,720 322 18.5 16.5-20.7 1,398 81.5 79.3-83.5
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 353 96 29.3 23.5-35.8 257 70.7 64.2-76.5
Appalachia II 643 170 23.7 20.0-27.8 473 76.3 72.2-80.0
Appalachia III 448 128 26.4 21.7-31.7 320 73.6 68.3-78.3
Catawba 359 89 23.1 18.5-28.5 270 76.9 71.5-81.5
Edisto Savannah 428 107 22.9 18.8-27.7 321 77.1 72.3-81.2
Low Country 267 82 27.1 21.4-33.7 185 72.9 66.3-78.6
Palmetto 821 216 27.4 23.7-31.4 605 72.6 68.6-76.3
Pee Dee 395 96 23.7 19.0-29.1 299 76.3 70.9-81.0
Trident 684 185 26.0 22.2-30.2 499 74.0 69.8-77.8
Upper Savannah 281 69 21.0 16.2-26.7 212 79.0 73.3-83.8
Waccamaw 466 141 26.8 22.5-31.7 325 73.2 68.3-77.5
Wateree 282 84 28.8 23.0-35.5 198 71.2 64.5-77.0

#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 I: Anderson, Oconee
Appalachia II: Greenville, Pickens
Appalachia III: Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Catawba: Chester, Lancaster, York
Edisto Savannah: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper
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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