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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening

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
-Piedmont NC 439 215 50.3 45.0-55.5 73 17.1 13.5-21.4 46 10.2 7.4-13.8 31 7.0 4.8-10.1 74 15.5 12.2-19.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 255 114 45.3 38.5-52.3 46 19.2 14.3-25.3 23 8.5 5.5-12.8 22 8.8 5.6-13.5 50 18.3 13.7-24.0
Non-Hispanic Black 122 73 61.7 51.6-70.9 16 13.1 7.8-21.3 *** *** *** *** *** *** 16 11.1 6.5-18.3
Other 2 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 150 82 53.4 44.5-62.2 29 20.1 13.9-28.2 18 12.6 7.8-19.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 102 50 51.5 41.0-61.8 15 14.7 8.7-23.9 *** *** *** *** *** *** 21 17.7 11.3-26.4
45-54 88 *** *** *** 12 12.9 7.2-22.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** 17 20.5 12.6-31.5
55-64 62 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 26 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 31 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 80 *** *** *** 12 13.8 7.7-23.4 12 14.3 7.8-24.8 *** *** *** 13 15.4 8.6-26.0
Some Post-H.S. 132 65 51.8 42.2-61.3 28 21.7 14.9-30.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** 22 13.3 8.3-20.7
College Graduate 196 96 49.0 41.4-56.7 29 15.4 10.6-21.8 22 11.5 7.4-17.6 17 8.3 4.9-13.7 32 15.8 11.1-22.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 34 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 66 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 37 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 71 *** *** *** 15 17.8 10.3-29.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 53 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 120 55 46.0 36.5-55.8 22 19.5 12.7-28.9 14 10.8 6.2-18.3 *** *** *** 19 14.2 8.9-21.9
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 78 *** *** *** 13 17.7 10.1-29.3 *** *** *** *** *** *** 19 23.9 15.1-35.8
No 293 148 50.7 44.2-57.2 49 17.0 12.6-22.4 29 10.3 6.9-15.1 20 7.2 4.5-11.4 47 14.9 10.9-19.9
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 97 *** *** *** 14 14.6 8.4-24.2 13 10.7 5.9-18.5 *** *** *** 21 22.9 14.9-33.4
No 341 171 51.1 45.1-57.0 59 17.7 13.6-22.7 33 10.1 6.9-14.4 26 7.5 5.0-11.3 52 13.6 10.2-18.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 11 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 428 213 51.4 46.1-56.7 69 16.6 13.0-21.0 45 9.8 7.2-13.3 28 6.4 4.3- 9.5 73 15.8 12.4-19.8
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 270 138 52.5 45.9-59.0 41 16.1 11.8-21.6 27 9.1 6.0-13.5 20 7.1 4.5-11.1 44 15.3 11.3-20.3
Regional City or Suburban County 107 *** *** *** 22 21.4 13.7-31.9 13 10.9 6.2-18.6 *** *** *** 19 16.8 10.2-26.5
Rural 62 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 285 145 53.1 46.6-59.5 44 15.7 11.6-21.0 31 10.1 6.8-14.8 23 8.7 5.6-13.1 42 12.4 9.0-16.8
Unemployed 29 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 33 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 34 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 58 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 26 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 35 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 60 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 22 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 232 109 47.3 40.3-54.4 43 18.4 13.5-24.6 23 9.2 5.9-14.1 18 9.1 5.6-14.5 39 16.0 11.4-21.9
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 10 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 103 *** *** *** 15 15.2 8.8-25.1 13 13.5 7.4-23.2 *** *** *** 16 13.0 7.6-21.2
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 326 162 51.8 45.7-57.9 57 18.1 13.8-23.3 31 8.3 5.6-12.1 22 6.0 3.8- 9.3 54 15.8 11.9-20.6

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
**Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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