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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Adult Human Papillomavirus-Non-Hispanic White

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 White 1,054 132 14.3 11.8-17.1 922 85.7 82.9-88.2
GENDER
Male 490 24 6.1 3.9- 9.4 466 93.9 90.6-96.1
Female 564 108 21.9 17.9-26.5 456 78.1 73.5-82.1
AGE
18-34 460 117 26.7 22.1-31.9 343 73.3 68.1-77.9
35-44 363 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-49 231 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 222 25 12.8 8.1-19.6 197 87.2 80.4-91.9
Some Post-H.S. 371 60 17.4 13.3-22.4 311 82.6 77.6-86.7
College Graduate 401 41 11.8 8.5-16.2 360 88.2 83.8-91.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 77 12 14.5 8.0-25.1 65 85.5 74.9-92.0
$15,000- 24,999 119 14 11.8 6.4-20.6 105 88.2 79.4-93.6
$25,000- 34,999 92 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 132 14 12.7 7.4-20.9 118 87.3 79.1-92.6
$50,000- 74,999 157 17 11.7 6.7-19.8 140 88.3 80.2-93.3
$75,000+ 355 35 12.8 8.9-18.1 320 87.2 81.9-91.1
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 167 17 12.7 7.5-20.7 150 87.3 79.3-92.5
No 882 114 14.6 11.9-17.7 768 85.4 82.3-88.1
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 190 24 15.5 10.1-23.1 166 84.5 76.9-89.9
No 860 108 14.1 11.5-17.3 752 85.9 82.7-88.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 978 127 14.6 12.0-17.5 851 85.4 82.5-88.0
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 260 40 17.5 12.6-23.9 220 82.5 76.1-87.4
Regional City or Suburban County 271 38 15.0 10.7-20.6 233 85.0 79.4-89.3
Rural 523 54 11.6 8.5-15.7 469 88.4 84.3-91.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 807 80 10.1 7.9-12.8 727 89.9 87.2-92.1
Unemployed 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 143 45 36.1 27.2-46.1 98 63.9 53.9-72.8
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 91 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 120 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 610 63 12.6 9.6-16.4 547 87.4 83.6-90.4
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 176 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 398 44 11.9 8.6-16.2 354 88.1 83.8-91.4
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 480 69 17.2 13.4-21.7 411 82.8 78.3-86.6

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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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