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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

Had a mammogram within the past 2 years (Age 50+)
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,490 2,006 80.0 78.1-81.8 484 20.0 18.2-21.9
-African Americans 485 400 81.1 76.7-84.9 85 18.9 15.1-23.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 479 395 81.2 76.7-85.0 84 18.8 15.0-23.3
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
75+ 87 69 80.4 69.5-88.0 18 19.6 12.0-30.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 67 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 165 139 82.5 74.4-88.4 26 17.5 11.6-25.6
Some Post-H.S. 137 110 79.5 70.6-86.2 27 20.5 13.8-29.4
College Graduate 116 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 98 72 72.4 61.0-81.5 *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 101 81 77.7 66.5-85.9 20 22.3 14.1-33.5
$25,000- 34,999 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 59 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 33 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 43 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 182 137 72.1 63.8-79.1 45 27.9 20.9-36.2
No 300 262 86.6 81.4-90.6 38 13.4 9.4-18.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 12 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 473 388 80.7 76.1-84.5 85 19.3 15.5-23.9
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 284 239 84.2 78.8-88.4 45 15.8 11.6-21.2
No 201 161 77.2 69.4-83.5 40 22.8 16.5-30.6

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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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