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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

Had a mammogram within the past 2 years (Age 40+)
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,469 1,857 74.7 72.4-76.7 612 25.3 23.3-27.6
Have Health Insurance
Yes 2,298 1,779 77.3 75.1-79.4 519 22.7 20.6-24.9
No 169 77 42.4 33.5-51.8 92 57.6 48.2-66.5
Body Mass Index
Underweight 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Recommended Range 739 537 71.5 67.2-75.4 202 28.5 24.6-32.8
Overweight 724 547 74.4 70.1-78.2 177 25.6 21.8-29.9
Obese 756 585 77.5 73.6-81.0 171 22.5 19.0-26.4
Current Smoker
Yes 355 223 63.0 56.5-69.2 132 37.0 30.8-43.5
No 2,103 1,625 76.7 74.4-78.9 478 23.3 21.1-25.6
History of CVD**
Yes 343 245 70.5 63.8-76.4 98 29.5 23.6-36.2
No 2,097 1,590 75.2 72.8-77.4 507 24.8 22.6-27.2
Binge Drinker
Yes 136 103 73.8 63.6-81.9 33 26.2 18.1-36.4
No 2,257 1,700 75.0 72.7-77.2 557 25.0 22.8-27.3
Heavy Drinker
Yes 132 97 73.6 63.6-81.7 35 26.4 18.3-36.4
No 2,255 1,704 75.2 72.9-77.4 551 24.8 22.6-27.1
COPD
Yes 268 193 72.2 64.8-78.6 75 27.8 21.4-35.2
No 2,193 1,657 74.9 72.6-77.1 536 25.1 22.9-27.4
Current Asthma
Yes 269 205 76.1 68.8-82.2 64 23.9 17.8-31.2
No 2,190 1,645 74.5 72.1-76.7 545 25.5 23.3-27.9
Diabetes
Yes 455 355 76.3 70.8-81.0 100 23.7 19.0-29.2
No 2,014 1,502 74.3 71.9-76.6 512 25.7 23.4-28.1
Disability1
Yes 813 591 72.7 68.6-76.4 222 27.3 23.6-31.4
No 1,517 1,165 75.9 73.1-78.5 352 24.1 21.5-26.9
Functional Disability1
Yes 889 647 73.3 69.5-76.8 242 26.7 23.2-30.5
No 1,569 1,203 75.4 72.6-77.9 366 24.6 22.1-27.4
Has two or more chronic diseases†
Yes 1,040 792 76.0 72.5-79.1 248 24.0 20.9-27.5
No 1,429 1,065 73.8 70.9-76.5 364 26.2 23.5-29.1

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**History of cardiovascular disease includes history of heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke.

†Chronic diseases include heart disease (heart attack/stoke/angina), current asthma, skin cancer, other cancer, COPD, arthritis, depression, kidney disease and diabetes.

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 phasing out next year, being replaced by Functional Disability.

^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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