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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening
(formerly Women's Health)-African Americans

Women age 50-74 who have had a mammogram in the past two years.

(CDC calculated variable. Meets Healthy People 2020 Objective C-17.)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,899 1,553 80.7 78.5-82.7 346 19.3 17.3-21.5
-African Americans 398 331 81.3 76.3-85.4 67 18.7 14.6-23.7
GENDER
Female 398 331 81.3 76.3-85.4 67 18.7 14.6-23.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 394 328 81.4 76.4-85.5 66 18.6 14.5-23.6
AGE
50-54 91 78 85.1 74.7-91.7 13 14.9 8.3-25.3
55-64 183 149 78.9 71.2-84.9 34 21.1 15.1-28.8
65-74 124 104 81.0 70.7-88.2 20 19.0 11.8-29.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 135 114 82.6 73.6-89.0 21 17.4 11.0-26.4
Some Post-H.S. 119 95 78.4 68.7-85.7 24 21.6 14.3-31.3
College Graduate 100 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 86 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 43 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 139 103 70.1 60.4-78.3 36 29.9 21.7-39.6
No 256 227 87.4 81.7-91.5 29 12.6 8.5-18.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 387 320 80.8 75.7-85.0 67 19.2 15.0-24.3
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 236 199 83.7 77.6-88.3 37 16.3 11.7-22.4
No 162 132 78.2 69.4-84.9 30 21.8 15.1-30.6

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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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