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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 Pap test?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-12 months 1-2 years 2-3 years > 3 years Never had test
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,275 1,111 51.0 48.5-53.6 394 16.7 14.9-18.6 235 9.1 7.8-10.6 387 13.6 12.0-15.2 148 9.7 8.0-11.6
-Non-Hispanic Black 477 277 59.4 54.0-64.6 65 12.2 9.1-16.2 39 7.9 5.5-11.2 62 10.9 8.2-14.4 34 9.5 6.5-13.7
AGE
18-34 142 93 61.3 51.6-70.2 15 11.0 6.0-19.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** 23 20.9 13.8-30.4
35-44 91 *** *** *** 15 17.7 10.3-28.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 80 *** *** *** 15 14.4 8.2-24.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 77 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 47 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 35 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 40 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 150 85 56.6 47.1-65.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** 24 14.7 9.5-22.0 13 13.1 7.3-22.4
Some Post-H.S. 138 80 58.9 49.0-68.1 21 15.1 9.1-23.9 *** *** *** 15 7.4 4.1-13.0 14 12.6 7.3-20.9
College Graduate 149 94 66.7 57.1-75.1 24 14.8 9.2-23.0 *** *** *** 16 8.6 4.9-14.8 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 72 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 98 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 18 17.5 10.6-27.6 *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 51 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 53 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 45 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 58 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 114 *** *** *** *** *** *** 16 15.0 8.7-24.5 28 22.2 14.4-32.6 *** *** ***
No 331 200 59.9 53.4-66.1 48 13.3 9.5-18.4 22 6.4 3.9-10.4 32 8.3 5.6-12.0 29 12.1 8.1-17.6
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 139 74 54.4 44.1-64.3 *** *** *** 19 13.1 7.9-20.9 26 18.4 11.8-27.5 *** *** ***
No 337 203 61.3 55.0-67.3 53 14.5 10.5-19.6 20 6.1 3.7-10.0 35 8.0 5.5-11.5 26 10.1 6.6-15.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 13 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 464 268 59.5 54.1-64.7 64 11.9 8.9-15.7 37 7.8 5.4-11.2 62 11.3 8.5-14.8 33 9.6 6.5-13.9
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 192 110 59.7 51.7-67.2 26 13.2 8.7-19.6 17 8.0 4.7-13.1 24 9.5 6.2-14.4 15 9.6 5.5-16.3
Regional City or Suburban County 90 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 195 107 56.0 46.7-64.9 29 10.7 6.4-17.3 19 10.4 6.0-17.4 26 12.5 7.7-19.5 *** *** ***
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 256 161 62.7 55.6-69.3 41 15.0 10.5-21.1 17 8.0 4.7-13.2 26 9.0 5.9-13.4 *** *** ***
Unemployed 26 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 85 *** *** *** *** *** *** 15 18.5 10.7-30.1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 60 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 49 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 31 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 67 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 85 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 14 14.5 8.1-24.7 *** *** ***
151% to 200% 34 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 157 95 62.1 52.7-70.6 27 16.3 10.4-24.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 103 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 153 93 60.8 51.2-69.6 22 13.5 8.1-21.7 *** *** *** 18 10.3 6.1-16.8 *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 221 124 57.7 50.2-64.9 28 12.4 8.3-18.2 20 8.7 5.3-13.8 27 9.4 6.2-13.8 22 11.8 7.4-18.3

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*Respondents who reported having hysterectomy were excluded from both numerator and denominator. This question was asked of female respondents who reported ever having a Pap smear 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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