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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 mammogram?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-12 months 1-2 years 2-3 years > 3 years Never had mammogram
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,377 1,652 43.0 41.0-45.1 355 9.1 8.1-10.4 186 4.6 3.9- 5.4 342 9.5 8.4-10.8 842 33.7 31.7-35.9
-Non-Hispanic White 2,282 1,147 44.3 41.8-46.8 241 9.2 7.9-10.8 143 5.3 4.3- 6.4 260 10.8 9.3-12.5 491 30.4 27.8-33.1
AGE
18-34 352 22 4.7 2.9- 7.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 305 87.9 82.9-91.6
35-44 256 77 28.9 23.1-35.6 23 7.4 4.6-11.8 *** *** *** 23 10.9 7.1-16.5 124 48.9 41.9-55.9
45-54 340 202 60.9 54.8-66.7 50 14.8 11.0-19.7 15 3.5 2.0- 6.1 50 15.0 11.0-20.1 23 5.8 3.7- 9.0
55-64 464 298 65.7 60.1-70.9 56 11.1 8.0-15.1 45 10.0 7.1-13.9 50 10.0 7.0-14.1 *** *** ***
65-74 506 344 68.4 63.2-73.2 64 12.2 9.1-16.1 32 7.1 4.6-10.8 54 10.7 7.7-14.6 *** *** ***
75+ 343 190 56.9 50.3-63.2 40 10.1 6.7-14.9 31 7.6 5.0-11.4 72 23.1 18.0-29.2 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 150 60 33.6 25.1-43.4 16 9.2 5.3-15.8 *** *** *** 30 18.7 12.0-27.9 *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 560 293 48.9 43.8-54.0 65 10.2 7.5-13.6 41 6.1 4.2- 8.8 70 12.1 9.2-15.8 91 22.7 18.3-27.9
Some Post-H.S. 715 346 41.1 36.8-45.5 70 8.4 6.2-11.3 47 5.1 3.7- 7.1 87 11.3 8.8-14.3 165 34.1 29.5-39.0
College Graduate 854 445 47.6 43.7-51.6 90 9.5 7.5-12.0 42 4.3 3.0- 6.2 73 6.8 5.1- 8.9 204 31.8 28.0-35.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 177 65 32.6 24.7-41.7 21 7.7 4.4-13.1 *** *** *** 27 14.2 9.1-21.6 47 37.0 27.7-47.4
$15,000- 24,999 335 138 34.5 28.4-41.1 36 9.1 6.0-13.6 33 7.1 4.7-10.7 61 17.4 13.1-22.8 67 31.9 24.9-39.8
$25,000- 34,999 199 98 44.2 35.9-52.9 20 10.0 5.8-16.7 *** *** *** 27 13.0 8.0-20.5 40 26.6 19.1-35.7
$35,000- 49,999 302 150 42.1 35.2-49.3 30 9.2 5.4-15.2 *** *** *** 35 12.4 7.8-19.1 72 32.5 25.9-39.9
$50,000- 74,999 312 163 45.4 38.9-52.0 32 8.7 5.7-13.1 19 6.9 4.3-11.1 24 7.9 4.8-12.6 74 31.1 24.9-38.0
$75,000+ 548 296 49.2 44.2-54.1 60 9.7 7.2-12.8 22 4.0 2.5- 6.4 40 7.4 5.1-10.6 130 29.8 25.3-34.8
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 617 318 49.9 44.9-55.0 89 13.0 10.1-16.6 54 7.2 5.2-10.0 93 14.3 11.3-18.0 63 15.5 11.6-20.5
No 1,449 760 45.4 42.3-48.7 133 7.9 6.4- 9.7 75 4.6 3.5- 6.0 153 10.7 8.8-13.0 328 31.4 28.2-34.8
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 684 344 48.8 44.1-53.5 92 12.2 9.5-15.6 55 6.3 4.5- 8.6 100 13.6 10.8-17.0 93 19.1 15.2-23.7
No 1,589 798 42.4 39.5-45.4 149 8.2 6.7-10.0 86 4.8 3.8- 6.2 159 9.9 8.1-11.9 397 34.7 31.6-38.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 52 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 2,229 1,123 44.2 41.7-46.8 234 9.3 8.0-10.9 141 5.3 4.3- 6.4 253 10.8 9.2-12.5 478 30.5 27.9-33.2
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 520 258 43.6 38.8-48.5 53 9.1 6.8-12.1 29 5.0 3.4- 7.4 46 9.1 6.6-12.4 134 33.2 28.3-38.5
Regional City or Suburban County 550 271 44.0 39.1-49.1 58 8.1 5.9-11.0 30 4.8 3.1- 7.2 65 11.1 8.4-14.6 126 32.0 27.0-37.5
Rural 1,212 618 44.9 41.3-48.5 130 10.0 8.0-12.6 84 5.8 4.5- 7.5 149 11.8 9.6-14.5 231 27.5 24.0-31.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 983 444 40.8 37.2-44.5 100 8.4 6.7-10.6 47 4.2 3.0- 5.8 87 8.6 6.7-11.0 305 37.9 34.2-41.8
Unemployed 66 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 786 514 66.4 62.3-70.4 90 11.0 8.6-14.1 60 6.8 5.0- 9.1 103 13.9 11.2-17.2 19 1.8 1.0- 3.2
Unable to Work 195 93 44.6 35.8-53.7 29 13.5 8.5-21.0 16 8.6 4.9-14.8 35 14.8 9.9-21.4 22 18.5 10.8-29.7
Other not in Labor Force 246 70 21.4 16.4-27.5 16 7.6 4.2-13.3 *** *** *** 28 11.3 7.0-17.8 120 55.3 47.6-62.8
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 57 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 129 39 24.3 16.6-34.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** 22 16.3 10.2-25.2 *** *** ***
101% to 150% 333 142 38.8 32.6-45.4 37 9.5 6.2-14.4 31 7.8 5.1-11.9 53 16.6 12.2-22.3 70 27.2 21.3-34.0
151% to 200% 158 77 40.6 31.1-50.9 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 30 26.0 17.6-36.5
More than 200% 1,182 635 48.5 45.1-52.0 125 9.4 7.7-11.5 61 4.8 3.6- 6.5 109 8.7 6.9-10.9 252 28.5 25.3-32.0
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 438 230 45.4 39.0-52.0 46 10.4 6.4-16.4 31 5.2 3.4- 8.0 52 11.5 8.1-16.2 79 27.5 21.2-34.8
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 882 437 43.8 39.8-47.9 94 9.3 7.2-11.8 59 6.2 4.6- 8.3 113 13.1 10.4-16.4 179 27.7 23.8-31.9
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 962 480 44.3 40.7-48.0 101 8.9 7.2-11.1 53 4.7 3.4- 6.3 95 9.0 7.1-11.3 233 33.1 29.3-37.1

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*This question was asked of female respondents who reported ever having a mammogram and those respondents who were not asked formed NEVER category.

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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