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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening-Non-Hispanic Black

A mammogram is an x-ray of each breast to look for breast cancer. Have you ever had a mammogram?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,413 2,571 66.6 64.5-68.7 842 33.4 31.3-35.5
-Non-Hispanic Black 717 536 68.1 63.6-72.2 181 31.9 27.8-36.4
AGE
18-34 149 32 21.3 14.7-30.0 117 78.7 70.0-85.3
35-44 103 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 119 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 151 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 118 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 70 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 237 184 67.9 59.8-75.1 53 32.1 24.9-40.2
Some Post-H.S. 205 140 61.2 52.9-68.9 65 38.8 31.1-47.1
College Graduate 201 148 69.0 60.6-76.3 53 31.0 23.7-39.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 114 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 152 103 63.1 53.3-71.9 49 36.9 28.1-46.7
$25,000- 34,999 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 84 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 71 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 209 190 88.0 80.1-93.1 19 12.0 6.9-19.9
No 468 326 62.9 57.3-68.1 142 37.1 31.9-42.7
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 249 219 83.4 75.9-88.9 30 16.6 11.1-24.1
No 465 315 61.2 55.7-66.5 150 38.8 33.5-44.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 22 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 695 518 67.8 63.3-72.0 177 32.2 28.0-36.7
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 255 179 64.0 56.8-70.5 76 36.0 29.5-43.2
Regional City or Suburban County 134 96 67.6 57.7-76.2 38 32.4 23.8-42.3
Rural 328 261 73.2 65.9-79.4 67 26.8 20.6-34.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 340 218 61.5 55.3-67.4 122 38.5 32.6-44.7
Unemployed 37 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 171 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 112 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 97 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 137 103 72.4 62.5-80.5 34 27.6 19.5-37.5
151% to 200% 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 236 186 73.1 65.5-79.5 50 26.9 20.5-34.5
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 184 149 77.7 67.9-85.2 35 22.3 14.8-32.1
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 222 168 69.9 61.8-76.9 54 30.1 23.1-38.2
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 311 219 64.1 57.6-70.1 92 35.9 29.9-42.4

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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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