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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening-Females

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
-FEMALES 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
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 2,282 1,147 44.3 41.8-46.8 241 9.2 7.9-10.8 143 5.3 4.3- 6.4 260 10.8 9.3-12.5 491 30.4 27.8-33.1
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
Other 57 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 623 53 7.5 5.5-10.2 18 3.7 2.1- 6.2 *** *** *** 20 3.0 1.6- 5.4 522 84.8 81.2-87.9
35-44 451 130 29.5 24.8-34.7 43 7.9 5.6-11.1 15 3.3 1.8- 5.8 41 10.7 7.6-14.7 222 48.6 43.2-54.0
45-54 531 317 61.4 56.5-66.1 79 14.5 11.4-18.2 28 4.0 2.6- 6.1 65 13.2 10.1-17.1 42 6.9 4.9- 9.7
55-64 668 447 68.3 63.7-72.6 81 11.4 8.8-14.6 56 8.9 6.5-12.1 63 8.1 5.9-11.1 21 3.3 1.8- 6.0
65-74 650 453 69.5 64.9-73.7 80 11.8 9.1-15.2 39 7.1 4.8-10.3 62 9.8 7.2-13.1 16 1.8 1.0- 3.4
75+ 417 231 56.5 50.5-62.3 49 9.9 6.9-14.0 35 7.1 4.8-10.4 90 24.0 19.3-29.6 12 2.5 1.3- 4.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 322 121 34.2 28.2-40.7 42 11.4 8.1-16.0 22 4.7 2.8- 7.8 44 13.1 9.2-18.4 93 36.5 29.8-43.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 894 451 45.0 41.1-48.9 95 9.1 7.1-11.6 55 5.4 3.9- 7.3 102 11.4 9.1-14.2 191 29.2 25.4-33.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,022 486 41.1 37.5-44.8 100 8.2 6.4-10.5 60 4.8 3.5- 6.4 106 9.2 7.4-11.5 270 36.6 32.8-40.6
College Graduate 1,132 590 47.7 44.2-51.2 116 9.2 7.4-11.3 49 3.6 2.6- 5.0 90 6.5 5.0- 8.3 287 33.1 29.7-36.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 347 139 34.3 28.6-40.4 38 8.0 5.4-11.8 25 6.0 3.7- 9.6 45 12.8 9.1-17.7 100 38.8 32.2-45.9
$15,000- 24,999 584 232 34.2 29.6-39.1 61 8.2 6.0-11.1 39 4.6 3.2- 6.7 87 14.5 11.4-18.3 165 38.4 33.2-44.0
$25,000- 34,999 306 150 46.5 39.7-53.5 32 10.0 6.7-14.8 20 6.0 3.5-10.0 35 11.3 7.4-16.8 69 26.2 20.3-33.1
$35,000- 49,999 422 212 42.8 37.0-48.9 42 9.6 6.2-14.5 21 3.8 2.3- 6.5 40 9.9 6.4-15.0 107 33.9 28.2-40.1
$50,000- 74,999 414 213 46.0 40.4-51.7 44 8.4 5.9-11.9 23 6.1 3.9- 9.4 29 6.6 4.2-10.1 105 32.9 27.5-38.9
$75,000+ 659 358 48.9 44.4-53.4 69 9.2 7.1-12.0 25 3.9 2.4- 6.1 44 6.8 4.8- 9.6 163 31.2 27.0-35.8
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 892 470 51.0 46.8-55.2 132 13.8 11.2-16.9 68 6.3 4.7- 8.4 124 13.6 11.1-16.7 98 15.2 12.0-19.1
No 2,192 1,091 42.9 40.4-45.5 198 7.8 6.6- 9.2 103 4.1 3.2- 5.1 200 9.0 7.6-10.7 600 36.2 33.6-38.9
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 1,043 530 47.8 44.0-51.7 141 12.1 9.9-14.7 73 5.4 4.1- 7.0 136 12.5 10.3-15.2 163 22.2 18.7-26.0
No 2,317 1,113 41.0 38.6-43.5 213 8.0 6.8- 9.5 110 4.2 3.4- 5.2 205 8.4 7.1-10.0 676 38.3 35.8-40.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 84 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 3,292 1,608 42.7 40.7-44.8 345 9.2 8.1-10.5 184 4.6 3.9- 5.5 332 9.5 8.3-10.8 823 33.9 31.8-36.1
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 901 420 41.1 37.5-44.7 88 8.7 6.9-10.8 42 3.8 2.7- 5.2 74 7.9 6.1-10.1 277 38.6 34.9-42.6
Regional City or Suburban County 774 368 43.1 38.9-47.3 81 8.2 6.3-10.6 39 4.6 3.2- 6.7 74 9.2 7.1-11.9 212 34.9 30.7-39.3
Rural 1,702 864 44.6 41.6-47.6 186 10.1 8.4-12.2 105 5.3 4.2- 6.6 194 11.1 9.3-13.2 353 29.0 26.0-32.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,511 659 39.6 36.7-42.5 151 8.8 7.3-10.6 69 4.0 3.0- 5.2 119 7.6 6.1- 9.4 513 40.0 37.0-43.1
Unemployed 126 46 30.9 22.4-41.1 12 5.7 2.9-10.8 *** *** *** 13 8.7 4.5-16.1 *** *** ***
Retired 989 661 68.0 64.3-71.4 114 10.7 8.6-13.3 68 6.1 4.6- 8.0 122 13.2 10.8-16.1 24 2.0 1.3- 3.3
Unable to Work 347 179 49.7 42.8-56.5 53 14.5 10.5-19.7 24 6.6 4.1-10.2 50 12.7 9.0-17.6 41 16.6 11.2-23.9
Other not in Labor Force 392 102 20.4 16.3-25.2 24 6.1 3.7- 9.9 17 3.8 2.2- 6.6 38 9.0 6.0-13.3 211 60.6 54.7-66.3
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 140 41 23.3 16.5-31.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** 18 12.0 6.8-20.2 63 56.1 46.2-65.6
50% to 100% 302 98 27.2 21.7-33.5 29 5.7 3.7- 8.7 14 3.8 2.0- 7.2 43 14.7 10.6-20.1 118 48.5 41.2-55.9
101% to 150% 525 227 41.2 36.1-46.5 66 11.6 8.6-15.5 37 5.7 3.9- 8.3 68 12.8 9.7-16.7 127 28.7 24.0-33.9
151% to 200% 227 110 41.3 33.3-49.7 24 10.9 6.0-19.0 16 6.1 3.3-11.0 26 12.7 7.1-21.6 51 29.1 21.9-37.6
More than 200% 1,520 824 49.0 46.0-52.1 156 8.9 7.4-10.7 76 4.7 3.6- 6.1 124 7.5 6.1- 9.3 340 29.8 27.0-32.9
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 695 361 46.1 41.1-51.3 79 11.7 8.4-16.1 38 4.0 2.7- 5.8 77 10.5 7.8-13.9 140 27.7 22.9-33.0
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,229 601 43.3 39.9-46.7 126 8.5 6.8-10.5 78 5.8 4.4- 7.5 135 11.3 9.2-13.8 289 31.2 27.9-34.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,453 690 42.0 39.1-45.0 150 8.9 7.4-10.6 70 4.0 3.0- 5.2 130 8.1 6.7- 9.9 413 37.0 34.0-40.2

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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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