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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson 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
-Robeson County 112 10 6.2 3.2-11.7 102 93.8 88.3-96.8
GENDER
Female 112 10 6.2 3.2-11.7 102 93.8 88.3-96.8
RACE
White 24 3 10.4 3.3-28.6 21 89.6 71.4-96.7
Other 87 7 5.5 2.5-11.7 80 94.5 88.3-97.5
AGE
18-44 82 6 4.3 1.9- 9.6 76 95.7 90.4-98.1
45+ 30 4 15.2 5.5-35.6 26 84.8 64.4-94.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 61 6 5.3 2.3-12.0 55 94.7 88.0-97.7
Some College + 51 4 7.6 2.8-19.2 47 92.4 80.8-97.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 79 6 5.3 2.3-11.7 73 94.7 88.3-97.7
$50,000+ 23 4 13.9 4.8-34.1 19 86.1 65.9-95.2

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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