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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

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%)
TOTAL 2,490 2,006 80.0 78.1-81.8 484 20.0 18.2-21.9
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 1,869 1,507 80.2 78.1-82.2 362 19.8 17.8-21.9
Non-Hispanic Black 474 390 81.0 76.4-84.8 84 19.0 15.2-23.6
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Other 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Hispanic 38 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
50-54 324 260 81.5 76.5-85.7 64 18.5 14.3-23.5
55-64 794 647 80.3 76.9-83.3 147 19.7 16.7-23.1
65-74 781 646 80.5 76.8-83.7 135 19.5 16.3-23.2
75+ 591 453 77.2 73.1-80.8 138 22.8 19.2-26.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 287 194 66.9 60.6-72.7 93 33.1 27.3-39.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 748 604 80.3 76.8-83.4 144 19.7 16.6-23.2
Some Post-H.S. 692 548 80.2 76.6-83.3 144 19.8 16.7-23.4
College Graduate 758 656 87.3 84.4-89.7 102 12.7 10.3-15.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 275 194 68.3 61.3-74.5 81 31.7 25.5-38.7
$15,000- 24,999 416 299 69.7 64.4-74.5 117 30.3 25.5-35.6
$25,000- 34,999 272 225 79.9 73.5-85.1 47 20.1 14.9-26.5
$35,000- 49,999 299 250 79.4 73.1-84.6 49 20.6 15.4-26.9
$50,000-74,999 259 222 87.4 82.0-91.4 37 12.6 8.6-18.0
$75,000+ 368 324 88.8 84.7-91.8 44 11.2 8.2-15.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 932 713 74.4 70.9-77.6 219 25.6 22.4-29.1
No 1,543 1,284 83.3 81.1-85.3 259 16.7 14.7-18.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 2,443 1,967 80.0 78.0-81.8 476 20.0 18.2-22.0
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,474 1,198 81.1 78.7-83.3 276 18.9 16.7-21.3
No 1,016 808 78.5 75.3-81.3 208 21.5 18.7-24.7

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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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