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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

A mammogram is an x-ray of each breast to look for breast cancer. Have you ever had a mammogram?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 3,413 2,571 66.6 64.5-68.7 842 33.4 31.3-35.5
Have Health Insurance
Yes 3,089 2,407 69.8 67.6-71.9 682 30.2 28.1-32.4
No 321 161 41.0 34.7-47.7 160 59.0 52.3-65.3
Body Mass Index
Underweight 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Recommended Range 1,053 758 61.2 57.3-65.0 295 38.8 35.0-42.7
Overweight 932 742 72.1 67.9-75.8 190 27.9 24.2-32.1
Obese 1,024 785 70.1 66.3-73.6 239 29.9 26.4-33.7
Current Smoker
Yes 504 349 62.2 56.3-67.7 155 37.8 32.3-43.7
No 2,894 2,208 67.2 64.9-69.5 686 32.8 30.5-35.1
History of CVD**
Yes 365 340 91.2 85.8-94.7 25 8.8 5.3-14.2
No 3,015 2,200 64.0 61.7-66.2 815 36.0 33.8-38.3
Binge Drinker
Yes 294 152 43.3 36.6-50.2 142 56.7 49.8-63.4
No 3,014 2,343 69.5 67.3-71.7 671 30.5 28.3-32.7
Heavy Drinker
Yes 212 145 59.2 50.5-67.3 67 40.8 32.7-49.5
No 3,086 2,349 67.8 65.5-69.9 737 32.2 30.1-34.5
COPD
Yes 305 262 82.7 76.1-87.8 43 17.3 12.2-23.9
No 3,098 2,299 65.1 62.8-67.3 799 34.9 32.7-37.2
Current Asthma
Yes 369 288 72.2 65.7-77.9 81 27.8 22.1-34.3
No 3,025 2,272 66.0 63.8-68.2 753 34.0 31.8-36.2
Diabetes
Yes 491 454 91.0 87.0-93.9 37 9.0 6.1-13.0
No 2,922 2,116 63.3 61.0-65.5 806 36.7 34.5-39.0
Disability1
Yes 904 806 85.0 81.1-88.1 98 15.0 11.9-18.9
No 2,213 1,612 64.2 61.5-66.8 601 35.8 33.2-38.5
Functional Disability1
Yes 1,059 896 78.2 74.4-81.6 163 21.8 18.4-25.6
No 2,337 1,660 62.0 59.4-64.6 677 38.0 35.4-40.6
Has two or more chronic diseases†
Yes 1,173 1,045 85.2 81.9-88.0 128 14.8 12.0-18.1
No 2,240 1,525 58.9 56.3-61.5 715 41.1 38.5-43.7

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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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