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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 102 9 8.4 4.1-16.4 93 91.6 83.6-95.9
GENDER
Female 102 9 8.4 4.1-16.4 93 91.6 83.6-95.9
RACE
White 78 7 7.8 3.5-16.4 71 92.2 83.6-96.5
Other 23 2 10.4 2.2-37.4 21 89.6 62.6-97.8
AGE
18-44 77 5 7.6 3.1-17.6 72 92.4 82.4-96.9
45+ 25 4 11.7 4.2-28.4 21 88.3 71.6-95.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 20 1 7.7 1.0-39.3 19 92.3 60.7-99.0
Some College + 82 8 8.6 4.1-17.1 74 91.4 82.9-95.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 31 3 12.2 3.5-34.9 28 87.8 65.1-96.5
$50,000+ 59 5 7.6 3.0-17.9 54 92.4 82.1-97.0

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*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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