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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 Demographics

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
Region 7 266 36 15.9 11.2-22.2 230 84.1 77.8-88.8
GENDER
Male 110 *** *** *** 103 90.3 80.0-95.6
Female 156 29 21.8 14.9-30.7 127 78.2 69.3-85.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 138 15 13.3 7.7-22.1 123 86.7 77.9-92.3
Non-Hispanic Black 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 62 *** *** *** 55 88.2 75.1-94.9
AGE
18-44 211 35 19.1 13.4-26.5 176 80.9 73.5-86.6
45-49 55 *** *** *** 54 98.4 89.6-99.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 85 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some College + 181 23 13.6 8.7-20.7 158 86.4 79.3-91.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 126 21 21.2 13.4-31.8 105 78.8 68.2-86.6
$50,000+ 109 11 11.4 5.9-20.9 98 88.6 79.1-94.1

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

See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

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.

^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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