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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for New Hanover County

Cancer Prevalence

What type of cancer was/is it?
Breast*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,326 96 4.1 3.1- 5.4 2,230 95.9 94.6-96.9
New Hanover County 137 2 1.5 0.4- 6.1 135 98.5 93.9-99.6
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 168 4 1.6 0.6- 4.7 164 98.4 95.3-99.4
Cumberland 134 6 5.9 2.2-15.0 128 94.1 85.0-97.8
Durham 136 8 6.2 2.9-12.7 128 93.8 87.3-97.1
Forsyth 192 11 5.5 2.9-10.2 181 94.5 89.8-97.1
Gaston 175 8 4.5 2.1- 9.2 167 95.5 90.8-97.9
Guilford 163 6 2.7 1.2- 6.2 157 97.3 93.8-98.8
Mecklenburg 151 9 4.7 2.3- 9.5 142 95.3 90.5-97.7
Onslow 135 2 1.1 0.3- 4.6 133 98.9 95.4-99.7
Wake 136 5 3.2 1.2- 8.2 131 96.8 91.8-98.8
Western NC 272 10 3.1 1.6- 6.1 262 96.9 93.9-98.4
Piedmont NC 274 15 5.5 3.2- 9.3 259 94.5 90.7-96.8
Eastern NC 253 10 3.2 1.6- 6.3 243 96.8 93.7-98.4

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available for New Hanover County. Please refer to the North Carolina table for statewide breakdowns.

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* Data for this table includes respondents who reported being age 40 or older.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

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

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