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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 121 11 9.8 5.1-18.0 110 90.2 82.0-94.9
GENDER
Female 121 11 9.8 5.1-18.0 110 90.2 82.0-94.9
RACE
White 63 5 8.5 3.4-19.9 58 91.5 80.1-96.6
Other 58 6 11.3 4.4-26.0 52 88.7 74.0-95.6
AGE
18-44 91 8 10.0 4.7-20.1 83 90.0 79.9-95.3
45+ 30 3 8.8 2.7-25.5 27 91.2 74.5-97.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 39 2 5.2 1.3-18.8 37 94.8 81.2-98.7
Some College + 82 9 12.0 5.7-23.2 73 88.0 76.8-94.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 70 3 2.4 0.7- 7.4 67 97.6 92.6-99.3
$50,000+ 39 6 18.5 8.2-36.7 33 81.5 63.3-91.8

Back to Human Papillomavirus (HPV)*.

*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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