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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors-African Americans

Women age 21-65 who have had a pap test in the past three years.

(CDC calculated variable. Partially meets Healthy People 2020 Objective C-15.)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,898 1,627 85.8 83.9-87.5 271 14.2 12.5-16.1
-African Americans 437 374 85.0 80.7-88.5 63 15.0 11.5-19.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 10 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 426 366 85.4 80.9-88.9 60 14.6 11.1-19.1
AGE
21-34 124 112 89.1 81.4-93.9 12 10.9 6.1-18.6
35-44 99 83 81.4 70.6-88.9 16 18.6 11.1-29.4
45-54 108 91 82.6 72.4-89.6 17 17.4 10.4-27.6
55-64 100 83 83.4 73.6-90.0 17 16.6 10.0-26.4
65 6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 121 95 79.5 70.3-86.4 26 20.5 13.6-29.7
Some Post-H.S. 135 121 88.1 79.9-93.2 14 11.9 6.8-20.1
College Graduate 156 141 90.6 84.3-94.5 15 9.4 5.5-15.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 81 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 87 71 82.8 72.3-89.9 16 17.2 10.1-27.7
No 347 302 85.8 80.8-89.7 45 14.2 10.3-19.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 412 351 84.5 80.0-88.2 61 15.5 11.8-20.0
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 218 194 88.8 82.8-92.9 24 11.2 7.1-17.2
No 219 180 81.4 74.7-86.7 39 18.6 13.3-25.3

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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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