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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell County

Women's Health

How long has it been since your last breast exam?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-12 months 1-2 years 2-3 years > 3 years Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 9,537 6,519 68.3 66.8-69.8 1,194 12.6 11.6-13.6 456 4.3 3.8- 4.9 759 6.9 6.3- 7.6 609 7.9 6.9- 9.1
-Iredell County 273 187 67.8 59.9-74.7 31 11.4 7.0-17.9 23 9.0 5.2-15.1 16 5.4 3.1- 9.4 16 6.5 3.5-11.7
RACE
White 238 169 72.7 64.9-79.3 25 8.4 5.3-12.9 20 9.2 5.0-16.4 13 5.8 3.1-10.5 11 3.9 1.9- 8.1
Other 34 18 43.0 24.7-63.5 5 25.0 8.5-54.6 3 7.8 2.3-23.7 3 3.8 1.1-12.2 5 20.3 7.7-44.0
AGE
18-44 81 58 67.5 54.0-78.5 7 10.9 4.5-24.0 5 7.5 2.6-19.6 5 5.2 2.0-12.9 6 8.9 3.9-19.1
45+ 192 129 68.1 59.8-75.4 24 11.8 7.5-18.1 18 10.5 5.9-18.0 11 5.7 3.0-10.6 10 3.9 2.0- 7.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 117 68 48.2 36.6-59.9 17 19.0 10.0-33.0 10 11.4 4.8-24.5 12 9.9 5.0-18.7 10 11.5 5.5-22.6
Some College + 156 119 80.8 72.7-86.9 14 6.3 3.5-11.1 13 7.4 3.7-14.3 4 2.4 0.9- 6.4 6 3.1 1.1- 8.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 133 83 55.7 43.9-66.9 17 14.5 7.1-27.2 11 11.2 4.8-23.9 13 9.3 4.9-17.2 9 9.2 4.2-19.2
$50,000+ 90 73 83.5 73.7-90.1 7 7.9 3.6-16.4 7 6.4 2.8-13.9 2 1.8 0.4- 7.2 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7

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*This question was asked of female respondents who reported ever having a clinical breast exam and those who were not asked formed NEVER category.

^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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