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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 Pap test?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-12 months 1-2 years 2-3 years > 3 years Never had test
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,275 1,111 51.0 48.5-53.6 394 16.7 14.9-18.6 235 9.1 7.8-10.6 387 13.6 12.0-15.2 148 9.7 8.0-11.6
-Non-Hispanic White 1,489 681 48.6 45.4-51.9 275 18.3 16.0-20.8 164 9.8 8.1-11.7 287 14.8 12.9-17.0 82 8.5 6.6-10.8
AGE
18-34 322 168 50.5 43.8-57.3 59 17.9 13.4-23.5 24 5.5 3.4- 8.7 14 3.8 2.1- 6.7 57 22.3 17.0-28.6
35-44 223 140 61.7 54.2-68.8 46 19.2 14.3-25.5 *** *** *** 23 10.1 6.4-15.6 *** *** ***
45-54 245 131 55.0 47.6-62.1 48 17.4 12.7-23.3 26 10.8 7.1-16.0 38 16.1 11.1-22.8 *** *** ***
55-64 300 141 48.9 42.0-55.9 55 19.3 14.4-25.4 41 13.2 9.1-18.8 59 17.1 12.6-22.8 *** *** ***
65-74 255 78 29.7 23.5-36.8 54 22.1 16.5-28.9 38 15.3 10.6-21.6 78 30.5 23.7-38.3 *** *** ***
75+ 132 16 12.1 7.0-20.2 *** *** *** 19 15.2 9.4-23.7 75 53.9 43.6-63.8 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 70 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 317 109 35.2 29.0-42.0 55 18.0 13.4-23.8 34 10.3 6.8-15.2 90 24.0 18.8-30.1 29 12.4 8.2-18.4
Some Post-H.S. 454 207 49.6 43.8-55.3 79 16.5 12.7-21.2 45 8.9 6.3-12.3 90 14.1 11.0-17.9 33 10.9 7.5-15.6
College Graduate 646 342 58.0 53.5-62.3 131 21.0 17.6-24.9 76 10.0 7.7-12.8 84 8.8 6.7-11.5 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 110 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 33 23.5 15.3-34.2 *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 190 67 40.6 31.3-50.6 24 13.1 8.4-19.9 22 13.4 8.1-21.5 66 24.7 18.5-32.3 *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 124 *** *** *** 27 21.3 13.7-31.6 *** *** *** 32 19.8 12.4-30.2 *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 188 91 53.2 44.0-62.1 41 19.6 13.3-28.0 15 6.7 3.8-11.5 35 17.2 11.6-24.8 *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 231 119 50.0 42.2-57.7 36 17.5 12.2-24.6 30 12.0 8.0-17.5 37 15.3 10.5-21.7 *** *** ***
$75,000+ 415 220 55.7 50.0-61.2 91 20.2 16.2-24.9 51 10.4 7.5-14.2 36 6.5 4.3- 9.7 17 7.2 4.3-11.9
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 306 113 41.2 34.3-48.5 48 16.7 11.9-23.0 39 14.4 9.9-20.5 92 22.6 17.6-28.4 *** *** ***
No 1,012 489 50.9 47.0-54.9 189 17.8 15.2-20.8 100 8.3 6.5-10.4 178 14.2 11.8-16.9 56 8.8 6.5-11.8
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 362 125 39.3 33.0-45.9 54 14.9 11.0-19.9 43 12.3 8.6-17.4 119 26.0 21.1-31.7 21 7.5 4.4-12.4
No 1,122 552 51.0 47.3-54.7 221 19.3 16.7-22.3 121 9.1 7.4-11.2 168 11.9 9.9-14.3 60 8.6 6.5-11.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 38 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,451 664 48.6 45.3-51.8 269 18.4 16.1-21.0 157 9.6 7.9-11.5 282 14.9 12.9-17.1 79 8.6 6.7-11.0
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 377 181 47.2 41.4-53.0 78 20.5 16.4-25.2 44 9.7 7.0-13.3 49 11.2 8.2-15.1 25 11.5 7.6-17.1
Regional City or Suburban County 367 176 51.8 45.5-58.1 70 17.3 13.2-22.3 37 7.8 5.3-11.4 70 17.1 13.0-22.1 14 6.0 3.4-10.3
Rural 745 324 47.5 42.8-52.3 127 17.3 13.8-21.4 83 11.2 8.6-14.5 168 16.1 13.3-19.4 43 7.9 5.4-11.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 777 423 56.2 52.0-60.3 166 20.4 17.3-23.9 71 8.6 6.6-11.2 86 9.1 7.1-11.6 31 5.7 3.8- 8.4
Unemployed 50 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 367 106 29.4 24.1-35.4 58 17.2 12.9-22.4 59 16.5 12.3-21.7 131 33.3 27.7-39.5 *** *** ***
Unable to Work 101 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 33 23.9 15.8-34.4 *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 189 80 40.4 32.0-49.3 31 16.3 10.8-23.7 18 6.7 3.9-11.1 28 13.5 8.8-20.2 32 23.2 16.2-32.0
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 47 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 75 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 198 78 40.6 32.4-49.4 31 16.6 11.2-23.8 22 13.9 8.5-22.1 58 23.5 17.1-31.4 *** *** ***
151% to 200% 95 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 26 16.6 10.2-26.0 *** *** ***
More than 200% 832 424 53.6 49.5-57.6 165 19.2 16.3-22.5 95 10.0 8.0-12.6 120 11.7 9.4-14.5 28 5.4 3.5- 8.3
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 257 117 49.4 40.6-58.3 39 14.0 8.4-22.4 29 10.7 6.9-16.2 56 15.6 10.6-22.3 *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 556 241 47.1 41.9-52.4 99 18.9 15.0-23.5 63 11.0 8.1-14.7 129 18.2 14.7-22.3 24 4.9 3.1- 7.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 676 323 49.4 44.9-53.9 137 18.9 15.9-22.3 72 8.8 6.8-11.4 102 12.5 10.1-15.5 42 10.4 7.5-14.2

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*Respondents who reported having hysterectomy were excluded from both numerator and denominator. This question was asked of female respondents who reported ever having a Pap smear 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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