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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Human Papilloma Virus (HPV)

A vaccine to prevent the human papilloma virus 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 2,683 249 11.9 9.7-14.4 2,434 88.1 85.6-90.3
-Durham County 93 12 16.4 8.3-29.8 81 83.6 70.2-91.7
GENDER
Female 93 12 16.4 8.3-29.8 81 83.6 70.2-91.7
RACE
White 54 8 21.9 9.7-42.1 46 78.1 57.9-90.3
Other 37 4 14.8 5.1-35.8 33 85.2 64.2-94.9
AGE
18-44 78 10 16.6 8.0-31.3 68 83.4 68.7-92.0
45+ 15 2 13.7 3.4-41.8 13 86.3 58.2-96.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 18 3 12.4 2.9-40.3 15 87.6 59.7-97.1
Some College + 74 9 18.6 8.9-35.1 65 81.4 64.9-91.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 36 6 18.3 6.6-41.5 30 81.7 58.5-93.4
$50,000+ 48 6 20.3 8.1-42.4 42 79.7 57.6-91.9

Back to Human Papilloma Virus (HPV).

This question was asked of females between the ages of 18 and 49.

^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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