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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 and a clinical breast exam within a year (Age 40+)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,983 1,721 57.0 54.9-59.1 1,262 43.0 40.9-45.1
-African Americans 593 369 60.7 55.9-65.2 224 39.3 34.8-44.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 584 364 60.6 55.8-65.2 220 39.4 34.8-44.2
AGE
40-44 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 149 95 63.7 54.5-72.0 54 36.3 28.0-45.5
55-64 182 125 64.8 56.4-72.4 57 35.2 27.6-43.6
65-74 121 79 62.1 51.2-71.9 42 37.9 28.1-48.8
75+ 83 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 71 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 195 115 55.0 46.8-62.9 80 45.0 37.1-53.2
Some Post-H.S. 164 107 66.6 57.8-74.4 57 33.4 25.6-42.2
College Graduate 163 113 68.2 59.3-76.0 50 31.8 24.0-40.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 113 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 119 69 56.7 46.3-66.7 50 43.3 33.3-53.7
$25,000- 34,999 71 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 196 106 50.9 42.8-59.0 90 49.1 41.0-57.2
No 393 263 65.3 59.4-70.7 130 34.7 29.3-40.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 569 349 59.4 54.5-64.1 220 40.6 35.9-45.5
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 331 210 62.5 56.2-68.5 121 37.5 31.5-43.8
No 262 159 58.4 51.2-65.3 103 41.6 34.7-48.8

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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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