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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Human Papilloma Virus (HPV)-WHITES

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%)
North Carolina 2,683 249 11.9 9.7-14.4 2,434 88.1 85.6-90.3
-WHITES 2,005 191 12.3 9.8-15.3 1,814 87.7 84.7-90.2
GENDER
Female 2,004 191 12.3 9.8-15.3 1,813 87.7 84.7-90.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 42 4 13.1 4.4-32.9 38 86.9 67.1-95.6
Non-Hispanic 1,961 187 12.3 9.7-15.4 1,774 87.7 84.6-90.3
AGE
18-24 115 39 32.5 21.5-45.8 76 67.5 54.2-78.5
25-34 505 52 10.7 7.7-14.6 453 89.3 85.4-92.3
35-44 870 60 6.7 4.7- 9.3 810 93.3 90.7-95.3
45-49 515 40 6.5 4.2- 9.9 475 93.5 90.1-95.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 83 7 13.8 3.5-41.9 76 86.2 58.1-96.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 455 56 13.1 9.1-18.6 399 86.9 81.4-90.9
Some Post-H.S. 587 59 15.8 10.7-22.9 528 84.2 77.1-89.3
College Graduate 878 69 8.9 6.5-12.0 809 91.1 88.0-93.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 117 9 8.9 3.9-18.9 108 91.1 81.1-96.1
$15,000- 24,999 220 21 10.7 5.9-18.5 199 89.3 81.5-94.1
$25,000- 34,999 176 24 19.5 8.5-38.7 152 80.5 61.3-91.5
$35,000-49,999 309 34 11.7 7.2-18.5 275 88.3 81.5-92.8
$50,000- 74,999 369 29 8.6 5.3-13.6 340 91.4 86.4-94.7
$75,000+ 615 49 12.5 7.7-19.5 566 87.5 80.5-92.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 424 40 11.7 7.9-16.9 384 88.3 83.1-92.1
No 1,576 151 12.5 9.5-16.1 1,425 87.5 83.9-90.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 53 6 10.3 4.0-23.7 47 89.7 76.3-96.0
Non-Veteran 1,792 169 12.4 9.7-15.7 1,623 87.6 84.3-90.3

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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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