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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Adult Human Papillomavirus-Males

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
-MALES 856 43 6.3 4.5- 8.7 813 93.7 91.3-95.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 490 24 6.1 3.9- 9.4 466 93.9 90.6-96.1
Non-Hispanic Black 170 13 9.0 4.8-16.3 157 91.0 83.7-95.2
Other 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 395 36 10.8 7.6-15.3 359 89.2 84.7-92.4
35-44 275 *** *** *** 271 98.5 95.4-99.5
45-49 186 *** *** *** 183 98.4 95.0-99.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 107 *** *** *** 105 97.2 89.5-99.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 260 11 6.8 3.4-12.9 249 93.2 87.1-96.6
Some Post-H.S. 272 26 10.0 6.6-14.7 246 90.0 85.3-93.4
College Graduate 217 *** *** *** 213 98.3 94.8-99.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 72 *** *** *** 66 92.2 82.9-96.6
$15,000- 24,999 146 *** *** *** 139 93.7 86.8-97.1
$25,000- 34,999 95 *** *** *** 87 87.6 74.3-94.5
$35,000- 49,999 109 *** *** *** 104 94.7 87.0-97.9
$50,000- 74,999 105 *** *** *** 102 96.0 87.4-98.8
$75,000+ 210 *** *** *** 203 95.7 90.0-98.2
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 136 *** *** *** 131 96.4 90.4-98.7
No 715 38 6.8 4.8- 9.7 677 93.2 90.3-95.2
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 147 *** *** *** 140 94.7 88.3-97.7
No 705 36 6.5 4.5- 9.3 669 93.5 90.7-95.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 108 *** *** *** 102 92.8 83.6-97.0
Non-Veteran 748 37 6.2 4.3- 8.8 711 93.8 91.2-95.7
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 252 18 7.5 4.4-12.4 234 92.5 87.6-95.6
Regional City or Suburban County 202 11 6.2 3.2-11.5 191 93.8 88.5-96.8
Rural 402 14 5.3 3.0- 9.4 388 94.7 90.6-97.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 683 18 3.1 1.8- 5.4 665 96.9 94.6-98.2
Unemployed 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 120 *** *** *** 117 96.3 88.6-98.9
101% to 150% 123 *** *** *** 115 90.3 79.7-95.7
151% to 200% 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 405 12 3.3 1.7- 6.4 393 96.7 93.6-98.3
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 169 *** *** *** 163 93.1 83.6-97.3
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 294 14 5.5 3.1- 9.6 280 94.5 90.4-96.9
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 393 23 6.6 4.2-10.2 370 93.4 89.8-95.8

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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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