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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Western 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%)
North Carolina 1,917 154 9.7 7.9-11.8 1,757 90.1 88.0-91.9 6 0.2 0.1- 0.6
-Western NC 255 12 6.1 3.2-11.2 243 93.9 88.8-96.8 0 0.0 0.0- 1.2
GENDER
Male 106 *** *** *** 104 97.7 90.9-99.4 *** *** ***
Female 149 *** *** *** 139 90.1 81.0-95.1 *** *** ***
RACE
White 221 11 5.6 3.0-10.4 210 94.4 89.6-97.0 *** *** ***
Other minorities 31 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 16 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 239 12 6.4 3.4-11.8 227 93.6 88.2-96.6 *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 83 *** *** *** 76 91.5 82.1-96.2 *** *** ***
35-54 167 *** *** *** 162 96.4 90.3-98.7 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 25 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 70 *** *** *** 69 98.7 91.2-99.8 *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 74 *** *** *** 69 92.0 80.8-96.9 *** *** ***
College Graduate 86 *** *** *** 82 92.7 80.6-97.5 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 37 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 55 *** *** *** 52 95.3 85.7-98.6 *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 26 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 31 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 75 *** *** *** 72 96.8 88.5-99.2 *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 62 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 193 *** *** *** 186 95.1 89.1-97.9 *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 13 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 242 11 6.0 3.1-11.4 231 94.0 88.6-96.9 *** *** ***

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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).

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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