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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening

How long has it been since you had your last mammogram?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-12 months 1-2 years 2-3 years > 3 years Never had mammogram
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,377 1,652 43.0 41.0-45.1 355 9.1 8.1-10.4 186 4.6 3.9- 5.4 342 9.5 8.4-10.8 842 33.7 31.7-35.9
-Eastern NC 1,182 622 45.5 41.9-49.0 126 10.0 7.9-12.5 63 4.8 3.6- 6.4 115 9.9 7.8-12.5 256 29.8 26.4-33.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 699 370 46.3 41.6-51.1 72 9.6 6.9-13.1 46 5.7 4.1- 8.0 77 11.1 8.2-15.0 134 27.3 22.9-32.1
Non-Hispanic Black 351 202 50.5 44.0-57.0 35 9.6 6.5-14.0 *** *** *** 29 9.2 6.0-13.8 73 27.2 21.4-34.0
Other 34 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 205 27 11.4 7.3-17.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 157 74.1 65.3-81.2
35-44 143 52 38.1 29.0-48.1 14 6.5 3.6-11.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** 67 50.0 40.3-59.8
45-54 182 106 53.8 45.1-62.3 29 18.8 12.6-27.1 *** *** *** 22 13.5 8.6-20.5 *** *** ***
55-64 257 176 70.5 63.2-76.9 30 11.5 7.4-17.4 19 9.1 5.6-14.5 21 6.3 3.6-11.1 *** *** ***
65-74 241 179 76.0 69.2-81.8 23 10.1 6.3-15.8 *** *** *** 20 7.7 4.6-12.4 *** *** ***
75+ 144 75 51.9 42.0-61.7 21 9.6 5.7-15.6 *** *** *** 35 30.1 21.5-40.3 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 102 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 354 196 49.7 43.2-56.3 39 9.7 6.5-14.2 22 6.1 3.7- 9.7 37 10.5 7.2-15.2 60 24.0 18.1-31.2
Some Post-H.S. 379 199 43.5 37.6-49.7 42 11.7 7.8-17.1 19 4.2 2.5- 6.9 33 7.9 5.3-11.5 86 32.7 26.8-39.3
College Graduate 342 186 49.6 43.1-56.2 31 7.3 4.7-11.4 14 4.2 2.3- 7.4 28 5.9 3.8- 9.1 83 32.9 26.7-39.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 138 68 40.8 31.0-51.3 *** *** *** *** *** *** 18 16.0 9.5-25.6 *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 199 84 39.1 31.1-47.7 23 9.0 5.6-14.1 *** *** *** 27 14.3 9.5-21.2 53 33.3 25.5-42.2
$25,000- 34,999 108 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 173 95 44.0 34.4-54.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 38 30.0 21.5-40.0
$50,000- 74,999 139 81 54.0 44.1-63.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 32 26.5 18.6-36.2
$75,000+ 189 105 49.6 40.9-58.3 23 12.0 7.3-19.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** 45 31.3 23.4-40.5
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 351 190 50.8 44.2-57.4 54 14.9 10.9-20.0 24 5.6 3.5- 9.0 50 15.1 11.0-20.3 33 13.6 9.0-20.0
No 747 408 46.7 42.2-51.2 63 7.3 5.4- 9.9 35 4.2 2.9- 6.1 60 8.6 6.0-12.2 181 33.1 28.7-37.9
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 406 221 50.5 44.4-56.5 56 12.7 9.3-17.2 29 6.6 4.4- 9.9 53 13.5 10.0-18.1 47 16.7 12.0-22.7
No 772 398 43.0 38.7-47.4 69 8.6 6.2-11.8 34 4.0 2.7- 5.8 62 8.2 5.7-11.7 209 36.1 31.7-40.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 50 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,132 596 45.2 41.6-48.8 119 10.1 8.0-12.7 62 4.9 3.7- 6.4 110 9.9 7.8-12.6 245 29.9 26.4-33.7
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 77 *** *** *** 12 13.7 7.5-23.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 205 106 46.3 38.8-54.0 17 7.3 4.2-12.4 *** *** *** 15 6.4 3.6-11.1 59 35.9 28.6-44.0
Rural 900 480 45.4 41.2-49.6 97 10.2 7.7-13.3 50 4.9 3.5- 6.7 94 11.0 8.4-14.3 179 28.5 24.5-33.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 496 236 42.0 36.9-47.3 49 8.6 6.2-11.9 21 4.6 2.9- 7.2 32 5.5 3.5- 8.5 158 39.3 34.0-44.8
Unemployed 40 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 358 254 71.4 65.3-76.8 34 8.5 5.8-12.4 23 5.1 3.1- 8.4 41 14.0 9.8-19.5 *** *** ***
Unable to Work 158 79 46.0 36.3-56.0 25 15.7 9.7-24.6 *** *** *** 26 17.1 11.1-25.4 *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 125 32 19.9 13.0-29.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 52 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 117 42 29.4 20.9-39.7 16 10.5 6.0-17.8 *** *** *** 15 15.9 9.2-26.0 *** *** ***
101% to 150% 187 96 52.2 43.2-61.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** 16 8.9 5.1-15.3 50 29.5 21.6-38.7
151% to 200% 82 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 507 294 51.9 46.5-57.3 49 9.3 6.5-13.0 25 4.9 3.1- 7.6 38 6.3 4.2- 9.2 101 27.6 22.8-33.1
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 421 233 49.0 42.3-55.7 48 11.1 7.1-17.1 20 4.3 2.6- 7.1 42 9.6 6.5-14.0 78 25.9 20.0-32.9
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 547 275 42.5 37.7-47.6 53 7.6 5.5-10.4 30 4.9 3.2- 7.3 50 10.6 7.2-15.2 139 34.4 29.5-39.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 214 114 46.8 39.2-54.5 25 13.4 8.8-19.8 *** *** *** 23 8.9 5.6-13.8 39 25.6 18.8-33.9

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*This question was asked of female respondents who reported ever having a mammogram and those respondents who were not asked formed NEVER category.

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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