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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening-Non-Hispanic White

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%)
North Carolina 2,469 1,857 74.7 72.4-76.7 612 25.3 23.3-27.6
-Non-Hispanic White 1,768 1,315 74.0 71.4-76.5 453 26.0 23.5-28.6
AGE
40-44 115 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 340 252 75.8 70.2-80.6 88 24.2 19.4-29.8
55-64 464 354 76.8 71.5-81.3 110 23.2 18.7-28.5
65-74 506 408 80.6 75.8-84.6 98 19.4 15.4-24.2
75+ 343 230 67.0 60.6-72.8 113 33.0 27.2-39.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 124 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 474 338 71.7 66.3-76.4 136 28.3 23.6-33.7
Some Post-H.S. 543 402 73.2 68.4-77.6 141 26.8 22.4-31.6
College Graduate 625 500 82.2 78.4-85.5 125 17.8 14.5-21.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 141 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 268 169 61.8 54.2-68.9 99 38.2 31.1-45.8
$25,000- 34,999 157 110 68.5 58.3-77.2 47 31.5 22.8-41.7
$35,000- 49,999 220 171 77.2 69.5-83.4 49 22.8 16.6-30.5
$50,000- 74,999 232 185 77.3 69.9-83.3 47 22.7 16.7-30.1
$75,000+ 407 339 82.2 77.2-86.3 68 17.8 13.7-22.8
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 570 404 71.7 66.8-76.1 166 28.3 23.9-33.2
No 1,090 834 75.6 72.3-78.7 256 24.4 21.3-27.7
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 599 423 72.3 67.7-76.6 176 27.7 23.4-32.3
No 1,162 888 74.8 71.6-77.9 274 25.2 22.1-28.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 38 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,729 1,287 74.2 71.5-76.7 442 25.8 23.3-28.5
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 380 296 75.4 69.9-80.1 84 24.6 19.9-30.1
Regional City or Suburban County 416 306 72.9 67.4-77.8 110 27.1 22.2-32.6
Rural 972 713 73.8 70.2-77.2 259 26.2 22.8-29.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 641 493 77.0 72.7-80.7 148 23.0 19.3-27.3
Unemployed 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 776 598 77.7 74.0-81.1 178 22.3 18.9-26.0
Unable to Work 179 120 66.6 57.5-74.7 59 33.4 25.3-42.5
Other not in Labor Force 127 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 83 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 271 172 62.1 54.4-69.3 99 37.9 30.7-45.6
151% to 200% 125 92 74.2 64.2-82.2 33 25.8 17.8-35.8
More than 200% 908 724 79.4 75.9-82.5 184 20.6 17.5-24.1
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 360 265 74.4 68.0-79.9 95 25.6 20.1-32.0
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 682 499 72.1 67.6-76.2 183 27.9 23.8-32.4
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 726 551 75.3 71.4-78.8 175 24.7 21.2-28.6

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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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