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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Adult Human Papillomavirus--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

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%)
TOTAL 1,852 232 14.4 12.5-16.6 1,620 85.6 83.4-87.5
GENDER
Male 856 43 6.3 4.5- 8.7 813 93.7 91.3-95.5
Female 996 189 22.0 19.0-25.4 807 78.0 74.6-81.0
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,469 209 16.4 14.2-18.9 1,260 83.6 81.1-85.8
No 379 23 7.2 4.4-11.5 356 92.8 88.5-95.6
Body Mass Index
Underweight 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Recommended Range 519 96 21.5 17.4-26.2 423 78.5 73.8-82.6
Overweight 550 50 10.7 7.9-14.4 500 89.3 85.6-92.1
Obese 604 55 10.0 7.5-13.4 549 90.0 86.6-92.5
Current Smoker
Yes 390 44 12.9 9.1-17.8 346 87.1 82.2-90.9
No 1,458 188 14.9 12.8-17.3 1,270 85.1 82.7-87.2
History of CVD**
Yes 67 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 1,780 225 14.6 12.6-16.7 1,555 85.4 83.3-87.4
Binge Drinker
Yes 339 56 19.3 14.5-25.1 283 80.7 74.9-85.5
No 1,445 171 13.6 11.5-16.0 1,274 86.4 84.0-88.5
Heavy Drinker
Yes 143 29 26.1 18.1-36.0 114 73.9 64.0-81.9
No 1,624 197 13.7 11.7-15.9 1,427 86.3 84.1-88.3
COPD
Yes 76 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 1,774 220 14.2 12.2-16.3 1,554 85.8 83.7-87.8
Current Asthma
Yes 145 34 26.6 18.5-36.7 111 73.4 63.3-81.5
No 1,695 196 13.2 11.4-15.4 1,499 86.8 84.6-88.6
Diabetes
Yes 97 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 1,753 226 14.7 12.8-16.9 1,527 85.3 83.1-87.2
Disability1
Yes 289 31 12.9 8.6-18.9 258 87.1 81.1-91.4
No 1,556 200 14.8 12.7-17.1 1,356 85.2 82.9-87.3
Functional Disability1
Yes 366 45 14.2 10.2-19.4 321 85.8 80.6-89.8
No 1,478 187 14.6 12.5-17.0 1,291 85.4 83.0-87.5
Has two or more chronic diseases†
Yes 286 35 14.6 10.0-20.9 251 85.4 79.1-90.0
No 1,567 197 14.4 12.4-16.7 1,370 85.6 83.3-87.6

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

**History of cardiovascular disease includes history of heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke.

†Chronic diseases include heart disease (heart attack/stoke/angina), current asthma, skin cancer, other cancer, COPD, arthritis, depression, kidney disease and diabetes.

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 phasing out next year, being replaced by Functional Disability.

^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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