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2012 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Immunizations

What is the MAIN reason (CHILD) has NOT received the HPV vaccine?1

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  Total
Respond2
Didn't know child needed it Don't believe child needs it Child too young Concerns about safety Other
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 349 77 23.3 16.6-31.6 33 8.8 5.5-13.8 40 12.7 7.8-19.9 33 9.4 5.9-14.8 166 45.8 37.9-54.0
GENDER
Male 211 *** *** *** 16 6.2 3.2-11.6 20 13.9 7.0-25.8 19 7.5 4.0-13.7 *** *** ***
Female 138 *** *** *** 17 12.7 6.7-22.8 20 10.8 6.3-18.1 14 12.2 6.1-22.9 *** *** ***
RACE
White 240 50 17.8 12.4-24.8 25 8.6 5.1-14.0 25 12.8 6.8-22.7 29 13.1 8.0-20.8 111 47.8 38.4-57.3
Other 106 *** *** *** *** *** *** 15 12.6 5.9-24.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE GROUPS
10 through 13 161 *** *** *** 13 8.4 4.0-16.8 *** *** *** 12 6.7 3.1-14.0 *** *** ***
14 through 17 188 *** *** *** 20 9.3 5.2-16.1 *** *** *** 21 12.4 6.9-21.4 *** *** ***

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology, results from 2011 and 2012 are NOT comparable to results from 2010 and earlier.

***This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards; see N.C. CHAMP Technical Notes for more details.

Some sub-group estimates have been suppressed because they do not meet statistical reliability standards.

1Asked of children ages 10 and older
Other reasons most often endorsed include: Donít know enough/need more information about vaccine, didn't know HPV vaccine was recommended or available for males,
child hasnít been to the doctor recently, or don't know reason why vaccine not received.

2Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = numerator, % = 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.

39th-12th grade includes those in college or other post high school education.

4Health Insurance categories: PRIVATE = State Employee Health Plan, Blue Cross/Blue Shield of NC, or other private health insurance plan purchased from an employer or directly from insurance company.
PUBLIC = Medicaid, Carolina ACCESS, Health Check, or NC Health Choice. OTHER = the military, CHAMPUS, TRI CARE, Indian Health Servcies or other type not otherwise listed.

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