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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening-Non-Hispanic Black

Women age 21-65 who have had a pap test in the past three years.

(CDC calculated variable. Partially meets Healthy People 2020 Objective C-15.)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,726 1,452 84.0 81.7-86.1 274 16.0 13.9-18.3
-Non-Hispanic Black 374 321 86.1 81.6-89.7 53 13.9 10.3-18.4
AGE
21-34 121 105 86.1 77.7-91.6 16 13.9 8.4-22.3
35-44 91 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-65 82 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 26 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 104 84 78.4 68.1-86.0 20 21.6 14.0-31.9
Some Post-H.S. 107 93 88.4 80.0-93.6 14 11.6 6.4-20.0
College Graduate 137 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 83 68 80.3 68.5-88.4 15 19.7 11.6-31.5
$25,000- 34,999 38 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 82 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 263 228 86.1 80.7-90.2 35 13.9 9.8-19.3
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 106 90 84.2 73.4-91.1 16 15.8 8.9-26.6
No 267 231 87.0 81.9-90.9 36 13.0 9.1-18.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 12 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 362 310 85.9 81.2-89.5 52 14.1 10.5-18.8
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 159 136 86.6 80.0-91.2 23 13.4 8.8-20.0
Regional City or Suburban County 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 141 120 84.7 75.4-90.9 21 15.3 9.1-24.6
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 242 209 87.1 81.7-91.1 33 12.9 8.9-18.3
Unemployed 22 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 22 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 27 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 26 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 137 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 121 106 87.0 78.5-92.5 15 13.0 7.5-21.5
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 179 154 87.0 80.8-91.3 25 13.0 8.7-19.2

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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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