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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Human Papilloma Virus HPV (Ages 18-49)

A vaccine to prevent the human papilloma virus or HPV infection is available and
is called cervical cancer vaccine, HPV shot, or GARDASIL [if female include 'or CERVARIX'].
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 3,735 239 7.1 5.8- 8.6 3,496 92.9 91.4-94.2
-Western NC 515 34 7.8 5.1-11.8 481 92.2 88.2-94.9
GENDER
Male 198 5 4.7 1.6-12.9 193 95.3 87.1-98.4
Female 317 29 10.7 7.1-15.8 288 89.3 84.2-92.9
RACE
White 460 28 7.0 4.6-10.5 432 93.0 89.5-95.4
African American 15 1 30.3 5.3-77.3 14 69.7 22.7-94.7
Other Minorities 35 5 8.0 2.2-25.2 30 92.0 74.8-97.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 19 1 4.5 0.6-26.8 18 95.5 73.2-99.4
Non-Hispanic 496 33 8.0 5.2-12.1 463 92.0 87.9-94.8
AGE
18-24 40 9 25.5 11.7-47.0 31 74.5 53.0-88.3
25-34 113 11 9.1 4.6-17.1 102 90.9 82.9-95.4
35-44 220 9 4.1 2.0- 8.3 211 95.9 91.7-98.0
45-49 142 5 3.1 0.9-10.2 137 96.9 89.8-99.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 53 1 2.1 0.3-13.6 52 97.9 86.4-99.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 159 8 6.7 2.5-16.5 151 93.3 83.5-97.5
Some Post-H.S. 156 13 9.6 5.0-17.7 143 90.4 82.3-95.0
College Graduate 146 12 10.0 5.3-17.8 134 90.0 82.2-94.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 57 4 7.8 2.4-22.8 53 92.2 77.2-97.6
$15,000- 24,999 90 7 6.7 2.7-15.5 83 93.3 84.5-97.3
$25,000- 34,999 61 5 18.2 6.1-43.3 56 81.8 56.7-93.9
$35,000- 49,999 68 2 2.4 0.4-14.2 66 97.6 85.8-99.6
$50,000-74,999 79 4 5.9 2.0-16.2 75 94.1 83.8-98.0
$75,000+ 87 5 8.6 3.3-20.6 82 91.4 79.4-96.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 154 14 9.7 5.2-17.3 140 90.3 82.7-94.8
No 359 20 7.1 4.0-12.2 339 92.9 87.8-96.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 20 0 0.0 . - . 20 100 . - .
Non-Veteran 495 34 8.2 5.3-12.3 461 91.8 87.7-94.7

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*Asked of females and males between the ages of 18 to 49 years.

^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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