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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening-Non-Hispanic Black

Had a mammogram within the past 2 years (Age 40+)
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,469 1,857 74.7 72.4-76.7 612 25.3 23.3-27.6
-Non-Hispanic Black 507 410 79.4 74.6-83.5 97 20.6 16.5-25.4
AGE
40-44 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 119 98 82.4 73.0-89.0 21 17.6 11.0-27.0
55-64 151 131 88.8 80.5-93.8 20 11.2 6.2-19.5
65-74 117 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 68 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 67 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 174 139 73.2 63.9-80.8 35 26.8 19.2-36.1
Some Post-H.S. 133 107 80.6 71.1-87.6 26 19.4 12.4-28.9
College Graduate 132 112 87.5 80.3-92.4 20 12.5 7.6-19.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 88 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 99 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 57 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 191 148 74.6 65.6-81.9 43 25.4 18.1-34.4
No 297 248 82.6 76.8-87.2 49 17.4 12.8-23.2
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 219 176 78.4 70.5-84.7 43 21.6 15.3-29.5
No 286 232 80.0 73.7-85.1 54 20.0 14.9-26.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 17 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 490 395 78.9 74.0-83.2 95 21.1 16.8-26.0
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 163 133 80.6 72.2-86.9 30 19.4 13.1-27.8
Regional City or Suburban County 92 74 80.6 70.1-88.0 18 19.4 12.0-29.9
Rural 252 203 77.7 70.0-83.9 49 22.3 16.1-30.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 196 156 81.1 74.1-86.5 40 18.9 13.5-25.9
Unemployed 22 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 165 138 81.7 73.2-88.0 27 18.3 12.0-26.8
Unable to Work 105 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 28 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 57 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 101 83 84.0 74.6-90.4 18 16.0 9.6-25.4
151% to 200% 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 174 147 85.1 78.0-90.2 27 14.9 9.8-22.0
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 143 117 80.8 69.7-88.5 26 19.2 11.5-30.3
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 163 128 74.8 65.8-82.1 35 25.2 17.9-34.2
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 201 165 81.8 74.6-87.4 36 18.2 12.6-25.4

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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.

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