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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

A mammogram is an x-ray of each breast to look for breast cancer. Have you ever had a mammogram?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,985 3,094 65.8 63.8-67.7 891 34.2 32.3-36.2
-African Americans 851 632 63.9 59.7-67.9 219 36.1 32.1-40.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 17 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 833 624 64.7 60.4-68.7 209 35.3 31.3-39.6
AGE
18-34 173 34 19.6 13.6-27.5 139 80.4 72.5-86.4
35-44 115 58 56.7 46.6-66.3 57 43.3 33.7-53.4
45-54 153 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 184 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 127 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 89 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 92 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 266 200 61.2 53.3-68.6 66 38.8 31.4-46.7
Some Post-H.S. 253 184 63.4 55.9-70.3 69 36.6 29.7-44.1
College Graduate 239 172 64.1 56.5-71.0 67 35.9 29.0-43.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 165 116 57.2 47.8-66.2 49 42.8 33.8-52.2
$15,000- 24,999 176 122 56.0 47.1-64.6 54 44.0 35.4-52.9
$25,000- 34,999 94 *** *** *** 18 22.6 14.0-34.3
$35,000- 49,999 111 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 86 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 234 207 83.8 76.6-89.0 27 16.2 11.0-23.4
No 611 420 58.3 53.4-63.0 191 41.7 37.0-46.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 815 606 63.7 59.4-67.8 209 36.3 32.2-40.6
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 454 352 69.1 63.2-74.4 102 30.9 25.6-36.8
No 397 280 58.7 52.6-64.4 117 41.3 35.6-47.4

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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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