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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening-Non-Hispanic Black

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
-Non-Hispanic Black 487 453 90.6 86.5-93.6 34 9.4 6.4-13.5
AGE
18-34 143 120 79.2 69.7-86.3 23 20.8 13.7-30.3
35-44 92 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 154 141 87.1 78.0-92.8 13 12.9 7.2-22.0
Some Post-H.S. 139 125 87.4 79.2-92.7 14 12.6 7.3-20.8
College Graduate 152 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 76 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 116 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 338 309 88.1 82.6-92.1 29 11.9 7.9-17.4
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 142 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 343 317 90.1 85.1-93.5 26 9.9 6.5-14.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 13 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 474 441 90.6 86.3-93.6 33 9.4 6.4-13.7
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 195 180 90.6 84.0-94.6 15 9.4 5.4-16.0
Regional City or Suburban County 91 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 201 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 259 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unemployed 26 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 90 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 33 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 85 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 158 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 106 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 155 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 226 204 88.4 82.0-92.7 22 11.6 7.3-18.0

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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.

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