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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Adult Human Papillomavirus

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
-Piedmont NC 893 123 14.7 12.2-17.6 770 85.3 82.4-87.8
GENDER
Male 388 22 5.8 3.6- 9.1 366 94.2 90.9-96.4
Female 505 101 22.3 18.3-26.9 404 77.7 73.1-81.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 478 65 14.6 11.3-18.6 413 85.4 81.4-88.7
Non-Hispanic Black 206 35 16.7 11.8-23.1 171 83.3 76.9-88.2
Other 10 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 395 100 25.7 21.1-31.0 295 74.3 69.0-78.9
35-44 306 19 6.0 3.6- 9.8 287 94.0 90.2-96.4
45-49 192 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 218 20 11.9 7.6-18.4 198 88.1 81.6-92.4
Some Post-H.S. 266 56 19.9 15.1-25.7 210 80.1 74.3-84.9
College Graduate 307 40 14.2 10.3-19.3 267 85.8 80.7-89.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 83 14 13.8 7.9-22.9 69 86.2 77.1-92.1
$15,000- 24,999 150 16 12.6 7.5-20.6 134 87.4 79.4-92.5
$25,000- 34,999 90 15 18.3 10.6-29.9 75 81.7 70.1-89.4
$35,000- 49,999 110 14 12.5 7.1-21.2 96 87.5 78.8-92.9
$50,000- 74,999 103 16 17.0 10.2-27.1 87 83.0 72.9-89.8
$75,000+ 241 31 15.7 10.9-22.1 210 84.3 77.9-89.1
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 119 15 12.3 6.9-20.9 104 87.7 79.1-93.1
No 769 107 15.2 12.4-18.4 662 84.8 81.6-87.6
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 157 19 12.4 7.6-19.8 138 87.6 80.2-92.4
No 729 104 15.3 12.5-18.6 625 84.7 81.4-87.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 853 119 15.0 12.4-18.1 734 85.0 81.9-87.6
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 516 81 17.2 13.6-21.4 435 82.8 78.6-86.4
Regional City or Suburban County 224 30 13.6 9.4-19.4 194 86.4 80.6-90.6
Rural 153 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 644 66 9.8 7.6-12.5 578 90.2 87.5-92.4
Unemployed 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 142 46 35.4 26.8-45.1 96 64.6 54.9-73.2
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 57 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 109 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 115 14 12.4 7.0-20.9 101 87.6 79.1-93.0
151% to 200% 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 430 54 14.2 10.6-18.6 376 85.8 81.4-89.4
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 213 21 9.3 5.8-14.4 192 90.7 85.6-94.2
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 651 99 16.9 13.8-20.6 552 83.1 79.4-86.2

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
**Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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