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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening-Non-Hispanic White

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,318 2,170 90.5 88.6-92.1 148 9.5 7.9-11.4
-Non-Hispanic White 1,520 1,438 91.6 89.3-93.5 82 8.4 6.5-10.7
AGE
18-34 322 265 77.7 71.4-83.0 57 22.3 17.0-28.6
35-44 225 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 247 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 303 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 265 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 146 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 324 295 87.8 81.9-92.0 29 12.2 8.0-18.1
Some Post-H.S. 461 428 89.2 84.6-92.6 33 10.8 7.4-15.4
College Graduate 658 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 113 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 193 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 126 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 189 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 232 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 423 406 92.9 88.2-95.8 17 7.1 4.2-11.8
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 316 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 1,031 975 91.3 88.4-93.6 56 8.7 6.4-11.6
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 376 355 92.7 87.9-95.7 21 7.3 4.3-12.1
No 1,139 1,079 91.5 88.7-93.6 60 8.5 6.4-11.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 38 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,482 1,403 91.5 89.2-93.4 79 8.5 6.6-10.8
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 389 364 88.7 83.3-92.6 25 11.3 7.4-16.7
Regional City or Suburban County 374 360 94.1 89.8-96.7 14 5.9 3.3-10.2
Rural 757 714 92.2 88.9-94.6 43 7.8 5.4-11.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 785 754 94.4 91.7-96.2 31 5.6 3.8- 8.3
Unemployed 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 387 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 191 159 77.0 68.3-83.9 32 23.0 16.1-31.7
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 203 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 97 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 843 815 94.6 91.8-96.5 28 5.4 3.5- 8.2
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 262 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 566 542 95.2 92.4-97.0 24 4.8 3.0- 7.6
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 692 650 89.8 86.1-92.6 42 10.2 7.4-13.9

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*Respondents who reported having hysterectomy were excluded from both numerator and denominator

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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