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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,350 1,013 24.4 22.8-26.2 2,337 75.6 73.8-77.2
-Eastern NC 1,170 382 26.8 23.9-29.9 788 73.2 70.1-76.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 691 232 28.8 24.9-33.1 459 71.2 66.9-75.1
Non-Hispanic Black 348 122 28.6 23.5-34.4 226 71.4 65.6-76.5
Other 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 195 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 139 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 183 52 29.2 22.0-37.5 131 70.8 62.5-78.0
55-64 254 109 44.0 36.5-51.7 145 56.0 48.3-63.5
65-74 239 127 54.3 46.8-61.7 112 45.7 38.3-53.2
75+ 150 77 51.2 41.4-60.9 73 48.8 39.1-58.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 106 39 28.6 20.0-39.1 67 71.4 60.9-80.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 350 132 30.2 24.7-36.2 218 69.8 63.8-75.3
Some Post-H.S. 372 129 29.4 24.3-35.1 243 70.6 64.9-75.7
College Graduate 337 80 17.1 13.2-22.0 257 82.9 78.0-86.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 135 43 19.7 13.6-27.8 92 80.3 72.2-86.4
$15,000- 24,999 199 70 30.0 23.1-37.9 129 70.0 62.1-76.9
$25,000- 34,999 109 39 30.4 21.2-41.5 70 69.6 58.5-78.8
$35,000- 49,999 172 59 27.4 20.0-36.3 113 72.6 63.7-80.0
$50,000- 74,999 136 41 27.7 19.7-37.4 95 72.3 62.6-80.3
$75,000+ 184 43 19.9 14.0-27.6 141 80.1 72.4-86.0
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 354 166 42.9 36.6-49.5 188 57.1 50.5-63.4
No 740 210 22.8 19.5-26.4 530 77.2 73.6-80.5
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 409 178 38.1 32.5-44.0 231 61.9 56.0-67.5
No 756 201 21.2 18.0-24.7 555 78.8 75.3-82.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,121 369 26.9 24.0-30.1 752 73.1 69.9-76.0
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 203 55 21.2 16.0-27.6 148 78.8 72.4-84.0
Rural 893 303 27.8 24.4-31.5 590 72.2 68.5-75.6
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 490 101 17.2 13.7-21.4 389 82.8 78.6-86.3
Unemployed 38 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 356 177 50.7 44.3-57.0 179 49.3 43.0-55.7
Unable to Work 159 71 39.2 30.3-49.0 88 60.8 51.0-69.7
Other not in Labor Force 121 19 9.0 5.0-15.5 102 91.0 84.5-95.0
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 114 32 17.5 11.7-25.6 82 82.5 74.4-88.3
101% to 150% 187 65 32.3 24.6-41.0 122 67.7 59.0-75.4
151% to 200% 82 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 499 153 26.6 22.3-31.5 346 73.4 68.5-77.7
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 419 161 30.9 25.5-36.8 258 69.1 63.2-74.5
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 542 149 22.2 18.5-26.3 393 77.8 73.7-81.5
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 209 72 30.9 24.3-38.3 137 69.1 61.7-75.7

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*This question was asked of female respondents who reported not being pregnant at time of interview.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Disability Status will be replaced by Functional Disability in 2017. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on the North Carolina Rural Centerís classification. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3Based on 2016 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
**Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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