PEMBROKE, N.C. (WBTW) — The Lumbee Tribe is seeing a lower vaccination rate than most North Carolina tribes, according to data provided by the Lumbee Tribe.
The Lumbee Tribe has seen a vaccination rate of 26%, according to the tribe. Only two other tribes have vaccination rates less than 30%. The Coharie Tribe has the lowest vaccination rate of 24%.
The highest vaccinated tribe is the Occaneechi Band of Saponi Nation with a vaccination rate of 69%. The Eastern Band of Cherokee Tribe has a 65% vaccination rate.
The Lumbee Tribe is the largest tribe in North Carolina, with more than 56,000 members.