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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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%)
TOTAL 2,683 249 11.9 9.7-14.4 2,434 88.1 85.6-90.3
GENDER
Female 2,682 249 11.9 9.7-14.4 2,433 88.1 85.6-90.3
RACE
White 2,005 191 12.3 9.8-15.3 1,814 87.7 84.7-90.2
African American 439 43 13.3 8.2-20.7 396 86.7 79.3-91.8
Asian 29 2 5.1 1.2-18.9 27 94.9 81.1-98.8
Native American 61 2 3.2 0.7-13.0 59 96.8 87.0-99.3
Other Minorities 136 9 5.4 2.5-11.5 127 94.6 88.5-97.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 156 10 6.6 3.1-13.4 146 93.4 86.6-96.9
-English Speaking 78 9 16.4 7.8-31.1 69 83.6 68.9-92.2
-Spanish Speaking 78 1 0.9 0.1- 6.2 77 99.1 93.8-99.9
Non-Hispanic 2,524 239 12.3 10.0-15.0 2,285 87.7 85.0-90.0
AGE
18-24 169 50 26.9 18.3-37.8 119 73.1 62.2-81.7
25-34 711 71 9.8 7.3-12.9 640 90.2 87.1-92.7
35-44 1,143 80 8.3 6.0-11.4 1,063 91.7 88.6-94.0
45-49 660 48 6.0 4.1- 8.8 612 94.0 91.2-95.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 190 14 10.6 4.0-25.4 176 89.4 74.6-96.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 626 70 11.2 8.0-15.3 556 88.8 84.7-92.0
Some Post-H.S. 775 78 16.6 11.6-23.2 697 83.4 76.8-88.4
College Graduate 1,088 87 9.0 6.8-11.6 1,001 91.0 88.4-93.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 237 20 12.8 5.6-26.6 217 87.2 73.4-94.4
$15,000- 24,999 359 30 9.2 5.7-14.7 329 90.8 85.3-94.3
$25,000- 34,999 256 27 14.4 6.4-29.2 229 85.6 70.8-93.6
$35,000- 49,999 380 42 11.9 7.8-17.8 338 88.1 82.2-92.2
$50,000-74,999 458 38 11.0 6.9-17.1 420 89.0 82.9-93.1
$75,000+ 714 61 12.5 8.3-18.5 653 87.5 81.5-91.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 600 51 12.3 7.7-19.1 549 87.7 80.9-92.3
No 2,074 198 11.7 9.4-14.6 1,876 88.3 85.4-90.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 81 9 9.0 4.3-18.0 72 91.0 82.0-95.7
Non-Veteran 2,398 220 12.0 9.7-14.8 2,178 88.0 85.2-90.3

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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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