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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Adult Human Papilloma Virus (HPV)

A vaccine to prevent the human papilloma virus or HPV infection is available and
is called the cervical or genital warts vaccine or HPV shot, or GARDASIL or CERVARIX.

Have you EVER had an HPV vaccination?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No Doctor refused when asked
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,917 154 9.7 7.9-11.8 1,757 90.1 88.0-91.9 6 0.2 0.1- 0.6
GENDER
Male 743 27 4.9 3.0- 7.8 715 95.0 92.1-96.9 *** *** ***
Female 1,174 127 14.2 11.5-17.5 1,042 85.4 82.2-88.2 *** *** ***
RACE
White 1,317 94 9.1 7.2-11.6 1,218 90.7 88.2-92.7 *** *** ***
African American 333 42 14.1 9.4-20.7 290 85.4 78.8-90.3 *** *** ***
Native American 47 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 200 13 4.8 2.0-11.2 187 95.2 88.8-98.0 *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 214 14 5.7 2.7-11.6 200 94.3 88.4-97.3 *** *** ***
-English Speaking 76 *** *** *** 67 92.0 84.2-96.2 *** *** ***
-Spanish Speaking 138 *** *** *** 133 95.4 85.4-98.7 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,699 140 10.1 8.2-12.4 1,553 89.6 87.3-91.6 *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 706 115 16.1 12.9-20.0 589 83.6 79.8-86.8 *** *** ***
35-44 731 26 3.2 1.9- 5.1 703 96.6 94.7-97.9 *** *** ***
45-49 430 12 2.5 1.1- 5.5 417 97.4 94.4-98.8 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 189 *** *** *** 182 96.7 92.5-98.5 *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 485 39 8.2 5.6-11.8 445 91.7 88.1-94.3 *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 498 54 14.6 10.5-19.9 442 85.0 79.7-89.1 *** *** ***
College Graduate 741 54 8.7 6.3-11.9 684 91.1 87.9-93.5 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 206 19 14.9 8.9-23.8 186 84.7 75.8-90.8 *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 329 27 7.8 5.1-11.8 302 92.2 88.2-94.9 *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 178 15 6.0 3.2-10.9 163 94.0 89.1-96.8 *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 236 15 6.6 3.5-12.0 220 93.3 87.9-96.4 *** *** ***
$50,000-74,999 242 18 7.8 4.3-13.7 223 91.9 86.0-95.4 *** *** ***
$75,000+ 473 25 8.4 4.7-14.7 446 91.5 85.3-95.2 *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 365 34 10.4 6.6-16.1 331 89.6 83.9-93.4 *** *** ***
No 1,548 120 9.5 7.6-11.9 1,422 90.2 87.9-92.2 *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 142 12 9.8 4.9-18.6 130 90.2 81.4-95.1 *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,775 142 9.6 7.8-11.9 1,627 90.1 87.9-92.0 *** *** ***

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*Asked of males and females ages 18 to 49

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).

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