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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 129 10 8.0 3.9-15.9 119 92.0 84.1-96.1
GENDER
Female 129 10 8.0 3.9-15.9 119 92.0 84.1-96.1
RACE
White 101 6 6.4 2.4-15.7 95 93.6 84.3-97.6
Other 27 4 16.7 6.2-37.9 23 83.3 62.1-93.8
AGE
18-44 91 7 8.2 3.5-18.0 84 91.8 82.0-96.5
45+ 38 3 7.5 2.3-21.7 35 92.5 78.3-97.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 44 2 6.1 1.4-22.8 42 93.9 77.2-98.6
Some College + 85 8 9.3 4.1-19.8 77 90.7 80.2-95.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 54 2 3.2 0.7-14.3 52 96.8 85.7-99.3
$50,000+ 64 6 6.7 2.8-14.9 58 93.3 85.1-97.2

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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