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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

Human Papilloma Virus (HPV)

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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
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 65 5 6.0 2.3-14.8 60 94.0 85.2-97.7
Buncombe 88 5 6.5 2.3-17.2 83 93.5 82.8-97.7
Cabarrus 76 8 9.4 4.1-19.8 68 90.6 80.2-95.9
Catawba 69 10 18.1 9.6-31.6 59 81.9 68.4-90.4
Cumberland 94 11 13.7 6.7-26.0 83 86.3 74.0-93.3
Davidson 60 7 8.5 3.7-18.3 53 91.5 81.7-96.3
Durham 93 12 16.4 8.3-29.8 81 83.6 70.2-91.7
Forsyth 75 8 16.2 7.1-32.9 67 83.8 67.1-92.9
Gaston 76 9 16.1 7.7-30.7 67 83.9 69.3-92.3
Guilford 73 7 10.0 4.6-20.1 66 90.0 79.9-95.4
Iredell 101 10 19.0 9.2-35.1 91 81.0 64.9-90.8
Johnston 91 7 13.6 4.2-36.1 84 86.4 63.9-95.8
Mecklenburg 147 13 15.2 6.8-30.8 134 84.8 69.2-93.2
New Hanover 57 3 10.8 2.7-34.3 54 89.2 65.7-97.3
Onslow 106 9 10.7 5.2-20.9 97 89.3 79.1-94.8
Orange 74 9 15.6 7.7-29.0 65 84.4 71.0-92.3
Pitt 82 7 14.1 5.7-30.9 75 85.9 69.1-94.3
Randolph 63 5 12.3 4.4-29.8 58 87.7 70.2-95.6
Robeson 75 6 10.3 3.5-26.8 69 89.7 73.2-96.5
Rowan 84 8 9.1 4.1-19.3 76 90.9 80.7-95.9
Union 108 7 7.2 3.2-15.5 101 92.8 84.5-96.8
Wake 158 13 8.4 4.3-15.8 145 91.6 84.2-95.7
Wayne 91 10 10.9 4.4-24.4 81 89.1 75.6-95.6
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 803 66 8.9 6.2-12.6 737 91.1 87.4-93.8
Piedmont 1,408 141 12.5 9.7-16.0 1,267 87.5 84.0-90.3
Western NC 472 42 15.2 8.4-25.7 430 84.8 74.3-91.6
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 297 30 10.6 6.8-16.0 267 89.4 84.0-93.2
Northwest 572 55 15.9 10.1-23.9 517 84.1 76.1-89.9
Charlotte 425 38 12.0 7.0-19.7 387 88.0 80.3-93.0
Greensboro 296 29 10.3 6.7-15.5 267 89.7 84.5-93.3
Southern Regional 277 28 11.4 6.8-18.5 249 88.6 81.5-93.2
Coastal 85 4 6.1 1.9-17.8 81 93.9 82.2-98.1
Wake 369 36 13.7 8.4-21.6 333 86.3 78.4-91.6
Area L 21 1 5.8 0.8-32.6 20 94.2 67.4-99.2
Eastern 341 28 7.6 4.1-13.6 313 92.4 86.4-95.9

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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