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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening-Females

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No Don't know/Not Sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,409 938 30.6 28.7-32.6 1,510 42.1 40.0-44.2 961 27.3 25.5-29.2
-FEMALES 3,409 938 30.6 28.7-32.6 1,510 42.1 40.0-44.2 961 27.3 25.5-29.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 2,304 555 27.8 25.5-30.3 1,068 43.3 40.7-45.8 681 28.9 26.7-31.3
Non-Hispanic Black 718 238 36.3 32.1-40.7 309 42.0 37.7-46.5 171 21.7 18.3-25.4
Other 58 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 624 314 46.9 42.2-51.6 198 35.9 31.4-40.6 112 17.3 14.0-21.2
35-44 453 206 44.0 38.8-49.4 117 25.8 21.3-30.8 130 30.2 25.4-35.4
45-54 536 170 31.2 26.9-35.9 200 39.0 34.2-44.0 166 29.8 25.5-34.4
55-64 669 143 21.6 18.0-25.8 292 43.9 39.2-48.6 234 34.5 30.2-39.2
65-74 651 75 10.6 8.2-13.7 391 59.1 54.4-63.6 185 30.3 26.1-34.8
75+ 439 24 5.3 3.3- 8.5 293 65.7 60.0-70.9 122 29.0 24.1-34.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 336 78 23.5 18.2-29.9 160 49.5 42.9-56.2 98 26.9 21.8-32.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 899 188 22.8 19.7-26.3 459 49.5 45.5-53.5 252 27.7 24.3-31.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,028 288 33.2 29.7-37.0 447 40.0 36.4-43.7 293 26.7 23.5-30.2
College Graduate 1,140 384 38.2 34.9-41.8 440 34.0 30.8-37.4 316 27.7 24.7-30.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 350 83 25.5 20.1-31.6 163 45.1 38.6-51.8 104 29.4 23.8-35.7
$15,000- 24,999 588 157 30.2 25.6-35.2 283 44.4 39.4-49.6 148 25.4 21.2-30.1
$25,000- 34,999 310 83 28.4 22.5-35.1 133 39.7 33.1-46.7 94 31.9 25.7-38.8
$35,000- 49,999 422 142 42.4 36.3-48.7 171 35.5 30.0-41.5 109 22.1 17.8-27.1
$50,000- 74,999 413 112 28.5 23.6-34.0 166 38.3 32.9-44.1 135 33.1 27.9-38.8
$75,000+ 663 231 36.5 32.3-40.9 258 38.8 34.5-43.3 174 24.7 21.1-28.6
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 906 180 22.2 18.9-25.9 447 47.3 43.2-51.5 279 30.5 26.8-34.5
No 2,207 637 31.9 29.5-34.4 958 41.2 38.7-43.8 612 26.9 24.7-29.2
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 1,061 220 22.7 19.8-25.9 513 47.0 43.3-50.8 328 30.3 26.9-33.9
No 2,330 714 33.8 31.4-36.2 985 39.9 37.5-42.4 631 26.3 24.2-28.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 85 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 3,323 905 30.2 28.3-32.2 1,479 42.4 40.3-44.5 939 27.4 25.6-29.3
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 909 305 34.8 31.4-38.4 356 38.6 35.0-42.3 248 26.6 23.4-30.1
Regional City or Suburban County 782 227 31.1 27.1-35.3 348 42.5 38.4-46.8 207 26.4 22.9-30.2
Rural 1,718 406 26.8 24.1-29.7 806 44.7 41.7-47.8 506 28.4 25.8-31.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,517 570 39.7 36.8-42.7 538 34.2 31.4-37.1 409 26.1 23.6-28.8
Unemployed 127 *** *** *** 49 34.1 24.8-44.9 28 22.5 14.7-33.0
Retired 1,006 108 10.2 8.2-12.6 608 60.0 56.2-63.7 290 29.8 26.5-33.4
Unable to Work 349 85 25.9 20.5-32.2 146 42.5 35.8-49.5 118 31.6 25.7-38.2
Other not in Labor Force 398 120 30.1 25.0-35.9 164 43.3 37.4-49.4 114 26.5 21.6-32.2
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 141 47 34.8 26.1-44.7 58 39.2 29.8-49.4 36 26.0 18.1-35.8
50% to 100% 304 102 34.6 28.0-41.7 117 37.6 31.0-44.8 85 27.8 22.1-34.4
101% to 150% 530 132 29.0 24.4-34.1 252 43.4 38.3-48.7 146 27.6 23.0-32.7
151% to 200% 228 54 30.1 22.2-39.4 120 49.6 40.9-58.3 54 20.3 14.7-27.4
More than 200% 1,525 466 33.5 30.6-36.4 618 38.3 35.4-41.3 441 28.2 25.6-31.0
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 699 154 24.7 20.5-29.4 338 46.9 41.8-52.1 207 28.4 24.2-33.0
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,248 345 30.6 27.5-34.0 537 40.5 37.2-44.0 366 28.8 25.8-32.0
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,462 439 32.2 29.4-35.1 635 41.9 38.9-44.9 388 26.0 23.4-28.7

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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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