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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 108 10 10.4 5.3-19.5 98 89.6 80.5-94.7
GENDER
Female 108 10 10.4 5.3-19.5 98 89.6 80.5-94.7
RACE
White 81 9 12.4 6.0-23.7 72 87.6 76.3-94.0
Other 25 1 3.8 0.5-23.2 24 96.2 76.8-99.5
AGE
18-44 88 8 10.1 4.8-20.2 80 89.9 79.8-95.2
45+ 20 2 12.7 3.1-39.9 18 87.3 60.1-96.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 32 2 4.5 1.0-17.2 30 95.5 82.8-99.0
Some College + 76 8 13.0 6.1-25.3 68 87.0 74.7-93.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 51 3 7.3 2.0-23.4 48 92.7 76.6-98.0
$50,000+ 49 6 12.5 5.2-27.3 43 87.5 72.7-94.8

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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