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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening-Females

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,350 1,013 24.4 22.8-26.2 2,337 75.6 73.8-77.2
-FEMALES 3,350 1,013 24.4 22.8-26.2 2,337 75.6 73.8-77.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 2,264 734 27.1 25.0-29.3 1,530 72.9 70.7-75.0
Non-Hispanic Black 706 214 23.2 19.9-27.0 492 76.8 73.0-80.1
Other 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 595 *** *** *** 587 99.0 98.0-99.6
35-44 446 43 8.7 6.2-12.1 403 91.3 87.9-93.8
45-54 532 147 28.7 24.4-33.4 385 71.3 66.6-75.6
55-64 660 248 35.3 30.9-40.0 412 64.7 60.0-69.1
65-74 642 316 48.4 43.7-53.1 326 51.6 46.9-56.3
75+ 437 241 57.2 51.4-62.8 196 42.8 37.2-48.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 335 121 31.8 26.2-38.0 214 68.2 62.0-73.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 884 324 30.3 26.9-33.9 560 69.7 66.1-73.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,007 324 25.2 22.3-28.3 683 74.8 71.7-77.7
College Graduate 1,117 242 14.4 12.5-16.7 875 85.6 83.3-87.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 344 110 22.8 18.3-28.0 234 77.2 72.0-81.7
$15,000- 24,999 581 195 28.1 24.0-32.7 386 71.9 67.3-76.0
$25,000- 34,999 306 101 29.6 23.9-36.1 205 70.4 63.9-76.1
$35,000- 49,999 417 149 27.5 22.7-32.8 268 72.5 67.2-77.3
$50,000- 74,999 407 103 22.5 18.2-27.4 304 77.5 72.6-81.8
$75,000+ 649 134 16.6 13.7-20.1 515 83.4 79.9-86.3
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 904 422 43.7 39.7-47.9 482 56.3 52.1-60.3
No 2,175 558 20.0 18.2-21.9 1,617 80.0 78.1-81.8
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 1,054 449 39.0 35.4-42.7 605 61.0 57.3-64.6
No 2,279 558 18.7 17.0-20.6 1,721 81.3 79.4-83.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 84 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 3,265 986 24.3 22.7-26.1 2,279 75.7 73.9-77.3
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 885 187 16.6 14.2-19.4 698 83.4 80.6-85.8
Regional City or Suburban County 771 225 25.0 21.7-28.7 546 75.0 71.3-78.3
Rural 1,694 601 30.5 27.8-33.2 1,093 69.5 66.8-72.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,493 278 14.9 13.0-17.0 1,215 85.1 83.0-87.0
Unemployed 121 24 15.6 9.8-23.9 97 84.4 76.1-90.2
Retired 991 493 50.7 46.9-54.6 498 49.3 45.4-53.1
Unable to Work 346 154 41.0 34.5-47.8 192 59.0 52.2-65.5
Other not in Labor Force 386 61 10.7 8.0-14.3 325 89.3 85.7-92.0
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 140 25 8.8 5.5-13.9 115 91.2 86.1-94.5
50% to 100% 298 83 20.7 16.1-26.3 215 79.3 73.7-83.9
101% to 150% 522 187 32.5 27.9-37.6 335 67.5 62.4-72.1
151% to 200% 226 79 28.4 21.8-36.1 147 71.6 63.9-78.2
More than 200% 1,500 415 22.4 20.1-24.9 1,085 77.6 75.1-79.9
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 692 264 31.3 27.1-35.9 428 68.7 64.1-72.9
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,227 394 28.0 25.1-31.1 833 72.0 68.9-74.9
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,431 355 20.2 18.0-22.5 1,076 79.8 77.5-82.0

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*This question was asked of female respondents who reported not being pregnant at time of interview.

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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