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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange 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
-Orange County 82 6 10.6 4.3-23.7 76 89.4 76.3-95.7
GENDER
Female 82 6 10.6 4.3-23.7 76 89.4 76.3-95.7
RACE
White 65 5 11.4 4.2-27.6 60 88.6 72.4-95.8
Other 16 1 8.1 1.1-40.7 15 91.9 59.3-98.9
AGE
18-44 56 5 12.2 4.6-28.7 51 87.8 71.3-95.4
45+ 26 1 5.3 0.7-29.3 25 94.7 70.7-99.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 16 1 15.0 2.2-58.1 15 85.0 41.9-97.8
Some College + 66 5 9.0 3.7-20.4 61 91.0 79.6-96.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 30 2 6.6 1.6-23.6 28 93.4 76.4-98.4
$50,000+ 46 4 14.0 4.9-34.1 42 86.0 65.9-95.1

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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