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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Adult Human Papillomavirus-Non-Hispanic Black

A vaccine to prevent the human papillomavirus or HPV infection is available and is called the cervical cancer or genital warts vaccine, HPV shot, if female “GARDASIL or CERVARIX” if male “GARDASIL”.
Have you EVER had an HPV vaccination?* **

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,852 232 14.4 12.5-16.6 1,620 85.6 83.4-87.5
-Non-Hispanic Black 412 62 16.5 12.6-21.3 350 83.5 78.7-87.4
GENDER
Male 170 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 242 49 22.9 17.1-29.9 193 77.1 70.1-82.9
AGE
18-34 195 45 24.9 18.4-32.7 150 75.1 67.3-81.6
35-44 136 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-49 81 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 23 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 125 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 145 33 25.2 18.0-34.3 112 74.8 65.7-82.0
College Graduate 119 14 10.1 5.5-17.7 105 89.9 82.3-94.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 85 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 68 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 338 51 16.5 12.3-21.8 287 83.5 78.2-87.7
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 92 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 319 48 17.0 12.5-22.5 271 83.0 77.5-87.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 383 61 17.6 13.4-22.7 322 82.4 77.3-86.6
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 151 30 19.6 13.5-27.5 121 80.4 72.5-86.5
Regional City or Suburban County 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 163 20 15.4 9.1-24.8 143 84.6 75.2-90.9
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 286 36 12.9 8.9-18.3 250 87.1 81.7-91.1
Unemployed 38 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 68 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 152 18 11.6 7.1-18.2 134 88.4 81.8-92.9
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 88 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 130 17 14.9 9.0-23.8 113 85.1 76.2-91.0
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 194 34 17.0 11.9-23.6 160 83.0 76.4-88.1

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*Asked of all respondents aged 18 through 49.
**Three people answered that the doctor refused when asked.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Disability Status will be replaced by Functional Disability in 2017. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on the North Carolina Rural Center’s classification. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3Based on 2016 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondent’s county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

^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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