TABLE 2.

Characteristics* and Pneumococcal Carriage of Participating Massachusetts Communities

CommunityPopulation Size (1000s)Median Family Income ($1000s)% Nonwhite20012004
Total, NCarriage, N (%)Total, NCarriage, N (%)
1675274113 (32)422 (5)
2804115559 (16)6015 (25)
346367338 (24)5313 (24)
4404556012 (20)308 (27)
5527654112 (29)8022 (28)
6379310286 (21)4212 (29)
79440397821 (27)9715 (15)
81394725358 (23)6816 (24)
91023284919 (39)7325 (34)
101153319489 (19)7223 (32)
1134562355 (14)7829 (37)
12286733511 (31)456 (13)
13305934420 (46)7310 (14)
1452565308 (27)396 (15)
15305079423 (24)639 (14)
1638483366 (17)7921 (27)
Total9835210742190 (26)994232 (23)
  • * Based on US Census data for 2000.