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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening

A Pap test is a test for cancer of the cervix. Have you ever had a Pap test?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,318 2,170 90.5 88.6-92.1 148 9.5 7.9-11.4
-Eastern NC 781 748 93.3 89.8-95.6 33 6.7 4.4-10.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 455 435 93.3 88.4-96.2 20 6.7 3.8-11.6
Non-Hispanic Black 224 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 190 171 86.8 78.8-92.0 19 13.2 8.0-21.2
35-44 127 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 131 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 144 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 111 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 70 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 65 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 218 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 240 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 255 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 92 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 126 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 70 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 111 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 95 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 141 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 184 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 527 502 91.7 87.1-94.8 25 8.3 5.2-12.9
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 227 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 552 526 93.0 89.0-95.6 26 7.0 4.4-11.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 745 713 93.0 89.5-95.5 32 7.0 4.5-10.5
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 147 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 584 556 91.9 87.5-94.9 28 8.1 5.1-12.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 386 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unemployed 27 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 176 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 87 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 38 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 82 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 119 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 344 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 256 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 390 373 94.2 89.9-96.8 17 5.8 3.2-10.1
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 135 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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*Respondents who reported having hysterectomy were excluded from both numerator and denominator

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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