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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Human Papillomavirus (HPV)*

A vaccine to prevent the human papillomavirus or HPV infection is available and
is called cervical cancer vaccine, HPV shot, or GARDASIL.
Have you EVER had the HPV vaccination?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,401 307 12.7 10.8-14.9 3,094 87.3 85.1-89.2
-Cabarrus County 86 10 24.9 11.8-45.1 76 75.1 54.9-88.2
GENDER
Female 86 10 24.9 11.8-45.1 76 75.1 54.9-88.2
RACE
White 57 7 29.9 13.3-54.2 50 70.1 45.8-86.7
Other 29 3 11.0 2.7-35.4 26 89.0 64.6-97.3
AGE
18-44 62 9 29.1 13.7-51.4 53 70.9 48.6-86.3
45+ 24 1 4.8 0.7-27.6 23 95.2 72.4-99.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 21 2 4.8 1.0-20.4 19 95.2 79.6-99.0
Some College + 65 8 30.6 14.5-53.5 57 69.4 46.5-85.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 31 3 15.4 3.3-49.0 28 84.6 51.0-96.7
$50,000+ 46 7 37.7 17.5-63.4 39 62.3 36.6-82.5

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*Asked of females 18 to 49 years of age.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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