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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening-Non-Hispanic Black

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
-Non-Hispanic Black 713 380 48.6 44.1-53.1 72 8.9 6.7-11.6 23 2.9 1.8- 4.6 57 7.5 5.5-10.2 181 32.1 28.0-36.6
AGE
18-34 148 19 12.0 7.2-19.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 117 79.3 70.6-85.9
35-44 103 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 119 80 68.7 58.5-77.4 18 13.7 8.2-22.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 151 114 79.1 70.0-86.0 17 9.7 5.6-16.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 117 92 74.9 63.3-83.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 68 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 71 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 237 132 47.0 39.5-54.8 23 6.9 4.2-11.1 *** *** *** 21 9.9 6.2-15.7 53 32.1 24.9-40.2
Some Post-H.S. 203 100 44.3 36.4-52.4 17 7.7 4.6-12.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** 65 39.1 31.4-47.5
College Graduate 201 108 51.9 43.4-60.3 19 8.1 4.6-13.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** 53 31.0 23.7-39.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 114 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 15 13.2 7.4-22.3 *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 151 68 41.2 31.9-51.1 16 8.8 5.0-15.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** 49 37.1 28.2-46.9
$25,000- 34,999 68 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 84 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 72 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 71 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 208 123 56.5 47.6-65.0 30 14.3 9.2-21.6 *** *** *** 27 13.5 8.6-20.5 19 12.1 7.0-20.1
No 466 244 47.2 41.8-52.7 40 7.3 5.0-10.4 14 2.9 1.6- 5.2 26 5.4 3.4- 8.4 142 37.2 31.9-42.8
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 248 147 56.3 48.4-63.9 35 12.4 8.4-17.9 *** *** *** 26 11.1 6.9-17.3 30 16.7 11.2-24.3
No 462 231 45.1 39.7-50.6 37 7.3 4.9-10.7 *** *** *** 31 6.0 4.0- 8.9 150 39.0 33.7-44.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 21 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 692 365 47.8 43.3-52.4 71 9.1 6.9-11.9 23 3.0 1.9- 4.8 56 7.7 5.6-10.4 177 32.4 28.1-36.9
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 254 124 46.0 39.2-53.0 25 8.5 5.5-12.9 *** *** *** 20 6.5 3.8-10.9 76 36.2 29.7-43.4
Regional City or Suburban County 134 73 52.2 42.2-62.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 38 32.4 23.8-42.3
Rural 325 183 49.9 42.7-57.0 37 10.7 7.0-16.1 *** *** *** 28 9.2 5.9-14.1 67 27.1 20.8-34.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 339 153 43.3 37.2-49.5 34 10.2 6.9-14.8 *** *** *** 18 4.2 2.4- 7.1 122 38.6 32.7-44.8
Unemployed 37 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 169 125 75.0 66.3-82.1 17 7.5 4.3-13.0 *** *** *** 17 12.0 7.0-20.0 *** *** ***
Unable to Work 112 *** *** *** 16 13.2 7.4-22.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 55 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 42 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 96 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 12 12.9 7.1-22.0 *** *** ***
101% to 150% 137 70 50.5 40.4-60.5 19 13.0 7.8-21.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** 34 27.6 19.5-37.5
151% to 200% 46 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 236 142 58.4 50.7-65.7 22 7.3 4.4-12.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** 50 26.9 20.5-34.5
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 181 106 55.8 45.6-65.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 35 22.8 15.2-32.8
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 222 121 49.1 41.0-57.2 20 6.8 4.0-11.1 *** *** *** 18 9.6 5.8-15.5 54 30.1 23.1-38.2
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 310 153 46.1 39.9-52.5 31 8.9 6.1-12.9 *** *** *** 24 6.4 4.0-10.3 92 36.1 30.1-42.6

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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.

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