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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 117 10 14.1 6.8-27.2 107 85.9 72.8-93.2
GENDER
Female 117 10 14.1 6.8-27.2 107 85.9 72.8-93.2
RACE
White 100 9 14.6 6.6-29.5 91 85.4 70.5-93.4
Other 16 1 12.4 1.8-52.5 15 87.6 47.5-98.2
AGE
18-44 79 5 14.3 5.9-30.6 74 85.7 69.4-94.1
45+ 38 5 13.6 5.0-31.9 33 86.4 68.1-95.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 34 2 15.7 4.1-44.7 32 84.3 55.3-95.9
Some College + 83 8 13.4 5.5-29.3 75 86.6 70.7-94.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 47 5 15.6 5.4-37.3 42 84.4 62.7-94.6
$50,000+ 54 4 10.7 3.0-31.9 50 89.3 68.1-97.0

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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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