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BRFSS Survey Results 2008 for South Carolina

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Immunization

Adults aged 65+ who have ever had a pneumonia vaccination*

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  Total #
Respondents
Have Have not
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 3,190 2,085 66.2 63.8-68.5 1,105 33.8 31.5-36.2
GENDER
Male 1,138 715 65.4 61.6-69.1 423 34.6 30.9-38.4
Female 2,052 1,370 66.7 63.6-69.7 682 33.3 30.3-36.4
RACE
White 2,311 1,640 71.6 69.0-74.0 671 28.4 26.0-31.0
African American 592 294 51.3 44.9-57.7 298 48.7 42.3-55.1
Other 113 64 59.0 45.5-71.2 49 41.0 28.8-54.5
HISPANIC
Yes 38 22 70.1 47.4-86.0 16 29.9 14.0-52.6
No 2,993 1,985 67.3 64.9-69.7 1,008 32.7 30.3-35.1
AGE
65+ 3,190 2,085 66.2 63.8-68.5 1,105 33.8 31.5-36.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 701 415 59.2 53.8-64.5 286 40.8 35.5-46.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,087 729 66.7 62.3-70.9 358 33.3 29.1-37.7
Some Post-H.S. 641 429 67.9 62.7-72.8 212 32.1 27.2-37.3
College Graduate 754 510 70.7 66.2-74.8 244 29.3 25.2-33.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 451 284 62.8 56.0-69.1 167 37.2 30.9-44.0
$15,000- $24,999 614 404 63.3 57.1-69.1 210 36.7 30.9-42.9
$25,000- $34,999 389 271 72.2 65.7-77.8 118 27.8 22.2-34.3
$35,000- $49,999 381 258 71.8 65.6-77.4 123 28.2 22.6-34.4
$50,000+ 602 383 65.1 59.7-70.1 219 34.9 29.9-40.3
Health District**
Appalachia I 155 108 70.2 61.8-77.3 47 29.8 22.7-38.2
Appalachia II 239 170 71.6 63.5-78.5 69 28.4 21.5-36.5
Appalachia III 186 121 57.5 45.5-68.6 65 42.5 31.4-54.5
Catawba 83 61 71.1 58.2-81.3 22 28.9 18.7-41.8
Edisto Savannah 391 245 59.3 53.2-65.1 146 40.7 34.9-46.8
Low Country 397 238 62.7 57.1-68.0 159 37.3 32.0-42.9
Palmetto 295 199 70.9 63.3-77.6 96 29.1 22.4-36.7
Pee Dee 197 115 59.8 51.1-67.9 82 40.2 32.1-48.9
Trident 340 218 64.9 57.4-71.6 122 35.1 28.4-42.6
Upper Savannah 308 225 72.5 64.7-79.1 83 27.5 20.9-35.3
Waccamaw 392 260 65.3 59.3-70.8 132 34.7 29.2-40.7
Wateree 173 102 64.0 54.4-72.6 71 36.0 27.4-45.6
Region***
Region I 463 333 71.2 65.5-76.3 130 28.8 23.7-34.5
Region II 425 291 66.6 59.8-72.9 134 33.4 27.1-40.2
Region III 378 260 71.0 64.3-76.9 118 29.0 23.1-35.7
Region IV 370 217 61.5 55.1-67.5 153 38.5 32.5-44.9
Region V 391 245 59.3 53.2-65.1 146 40.7 34.9-46.8
Region VI 392 260 65.3 59.3-70.8 132 34.7 29.2-40.7
Region VII 340 218 64.9 57.4-71.6 122 35.1 28.4-42.6
Region VIII 397 238 62.7 57.1-68.0 159 37.3 32.0-42.9

*Data in this table was derived from the immunization questions and only applied to respondents aged 65+.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50 and confidence intervals with width greater than 20. 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

*** Region I: Anderson, Oconee, Abbeville, Laurens, McCormick, Greenwood, Saluda, Edgefield
Region II: Greenville, Pickens, Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Region III: Chester, Lancaster, York, Newberry, Fairfield, Lexington, Richland
Region IV: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Region V: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Region VI: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Region VII: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Region VIII: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper

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