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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening-Non-Hispanic White

How long has it been since you had your last HPV test?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Within the past year Within the past 2 years Within the past 3 years Within the past 5 years 5 or more years ago
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 869 431 51.7 47.7-55.7 150 16.6 13.9-19.7 83 9.7 7.6-12.3 58 6.2 4.6- 8.4 147 15.8 13.2-18.8
-Non-Hispanic White 505 228 47.1 41.7-52.5 88 17.1 13.6-21.4 50 9.8 7.2-13.2 45 8.4 6.0-11.7 94 17.6 14.0-21.7
AGE
18-34 163 87 54.1 44.6-63.4 32 21.0 14.4-29.5 19 11.3 7.0-17.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 103 *** *** *** 16 14.1 8.4-22.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** 20 21.2 13.8-31.1
45-54 98 *** *** *** *** *** *** 14 10.8 6.0-18.7 *** *** *** 23 26.2 17.4-37.5
55-64 78 *** *** *** 14 18.4 10.2-30.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 43 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 16 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 24 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 77 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 160 74 48.3 39.2-57.5 29 18.7 12.6-26.9 16 8.9 5.2-14.8 *** *** *** 29 15.5 10.2-22.8
College Graduate 244 117 47.8 40.6-55.0 41 15.4 10.9-21.3 26 11.9 7.8-17.7 24 8.9 5.6-13.9 36 16.0 11.4-22.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 31 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 58 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 37 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 84 *** *** *** 17 17.9 10.4-28.9 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 72 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 167 68 43.4 35.0-52.2 35 19.2 13.3-26.9 20 11.1 6.8-17.5 17 10.0 5.9-16.6 27 16.4 11.0-23.8
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 92 *** *** *** 15 18.1 10.4-29.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 339 158 48.6 41.9-55.3 61 17.3 12.9-22.7 35 9.3 6.4-13.3 32 8.9 5.9-13.2 53 16.0 11.8-21.2
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 106 *** *** *** 16 15.1 8.8-24.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** 30 25.6 17.5-35.9
No 397 181 47.6 41.5-53.8 72 17.7 13.6-22.7 40 9.7 6.9-13.6 40 9.2 6.4-13.1 64 15.8 12.0-20.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 14 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 490 222 47.5 42.1-53.1 85 17.2 13.5-21.6 49 10.0 7.4-13.4 41 7.6 5.3-10.7 93 17.7 14.1-21.9
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 138 60 43.8 34.8-53.1 24 18.6 12.3-27.0 *** *** *** 16 11.1 6.6-18.2 27 18.6 12.8-26.4
Regional City or Suburban County 135 *** *** *** 29 20.7 13.6-30.2 14 9.1 5.1-15.7 *** *** *** 23 16.1 10.0-24.9
Rural 232 108 50.0 41.9-58.2 35 13.0 8.8-18.8 25 12.0 7.7-18.2 20 7.2 3.9-12.7 44 17.9 12.7-24.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 316 153 50.4 43.9-56.9 54 16.9 12.6-22.2 31 9.7 6.6-13.9 33 10.0 6.7-14.6 45 13.1 9.5-17.8
Unemployed 27 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 60 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 38 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 63 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 17 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 31 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 63 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 25 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 308 140 45.1 38.7-51.7 60 17.6 13.3-22.9 32 11.0 7.5-15.8 27 9.2 6.0-14.1 49 17.1 12.6-22.8
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 79 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 196 87 45.3 37.0-53.8 33 16.1 10.8-23.2 24 13.2 8.6-19.9 17 10.1 5.9-16.9 35 15.3 10.6-21.8
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 230 106 48.0 40.3-55.8 44 18.9 13.8-25.3 18 7.3 4.5-11.7 20 7.8 4.9-12.4 42 17.9 13.0-24.2

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*This question was asked of female respondents who reported having a HPV test.

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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