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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 97 11 18.8 8.5-36.9 86 81.2 63.1-91.5
GENDER
Female 97 11 18.8 8.5-36.9 86 81.2 63.1-91.5
RACE
White 61 5 20.6 7.2-46.5 56 79.4 53.5-92.8
Other 35 5 9.9 3.8-23.3 30 90.1 76.7-96.2
AGE
18-44 68 9 22.5 9.7-44.1 59 77.5 55.9-90.3
45+ 29 2 6.2 1.5-22.0 27 93.8 78.0-98.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 18 4 20.9 5.9-52.7 14 79.1 47.3-94.1
Some College + 79 7 18.4 7.0-40.2 72 81.6 59.8-93.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 53 8 31.3 13.5-57.0 45 68.7 43.0-86.5
$50,000+ 39 2 5.2 1.2-19.3 37 94.8 80.7-98.8

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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