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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,350 1,013 24.4 22.8-26.2 2,337 75.6 73.8-77.2
-Piedmont NC 1,517 397 21.7 19.5-24.0 1,120 78.3 76.0-80.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 987 290 24.6 21.8-27.7 697 75.4 72.3-78.2
Non-Hispanic Black 333 82 20.0 15.7-25.2 251 80.0 74.8-84.3
Other 14 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 310 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 227 16 6.1 3.6-10.0 211 93.9 90.0-96.4
45-54 272 70 26.8 21.2-33.2 202 73.2 66.8-78.8
55-64 270 92 31.7 25.7-38.3 178 68.3 61.7-74.3
65-74 248 113 44.7 37.7-51.8 135 55.3 48.2-62.3
75+ 171 99 59.4 50.5-67.7 72 40.6 32.3-49.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 138 38 28.4 20.6-37.7 100 71.6 62.3-79.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 355 123 29.2 24.4-34.5 232 70.8 65.5-75.6
Some Post-H.S. 444 130 22.5 18.7-26.8 314 77.5 73.2-81.3
College Graduate 578 106 12.5 10.2-15.3 472 87.5 84.7-89.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 126 35 19.8 13.8-27.7 91 80.2 72.3-86.2
$15,000- 24,999 242 70 24.2 18.7-30.7 172 75.8 69.3-81.3
$25,000- 34,999 133 36 26.6 19.1-35.8 97 73.4 64.2-80.9
$35,000- 49,999 165 53 25.0 18.6-32.8 112 75.0 67.2-81.4
$50,000- 74,999 187 45 19.4 14.2-25.8 142 80.6 74.2-85.8
$75,000+ 374 67 15.2 11.7-19.5 307 84.8 80.5-88.3
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 341 153 42.2 36.2-48.5 188 57.8 51.5-63.8
No 1,010 223 17.5 15.2-20.1 787 82.5 79.9-84.8
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 420 171 37.2 32.0-42.6 249 62.8 57.4-68.0
No 1,086 223 16.4 14.2-18.8 863 83.6 81.2-85.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,487 386 21.5 19.3-23.8 1,101 78.5 76.2-80.7
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 811 163 15.8 13.3-18.6 648 84.2 81.4-86.7
Regional City or Suburban County 400 124 26.5 22.0-31.5 276 73.5 68.5-78.0
Rural 306 110 31.0 25.4-37.1 196 69.0 62.9-74.6
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 734 113 12.4 10.1-15.1 621 87.6 84.9-89.9
Unemployed 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 391 196 50.5 44.7-56.2 195 49.5 43.8-55.3
Unable to Work 117 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 208 29 10.2 6.8-15.0 179 89.8 85.0-93.2
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 103 21 17.5 11.1-26.5 82 82.5 73.5-88.9
101% to 150% 216 74 29.5 23.2-36.7 142 70.5 63.3-76.8
151% to 200% 89 25 22.3 14.2-33.4 64 77.7 66.6-85.8
More than 200% 735 177 19.8 17.0-23.1 558 80.2 76.9-83.0
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 425 142 29.1 24.6-34.2 283 70.9 65.8-75.4
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,029 231 18.3 15.9-20.9 798 81.7 79.1-84.1

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*This question was asked of female respondents who reported not being pregnant at time of interview.

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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