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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 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
-Piedmont NC 1,536 727 42.3 39.5-45.2 153 8.5 7.1-10.1 82 4.6 3.6- 5.8 143 9.2 7.7-11.0 431 35.5 32.6-38.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,001 503 44.2 40.7-47.8 101 8.9 7.2-11.0 60 5.4 4.1- 7.2 107 10.7 8.7-13.1 230 30.7 27.2-34.4
Non-Hispanic Black 337 167 48.4 42.3-54.5 34 7.8 5.3-11.2 *** *** *** 26 6.6 4.2-10.2 99 34.6 28.9-40.7
Other 14 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 326 21 6.5 4.1-10.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 287 89.1 85.0-92.2
35-44 229 58 25.3 19.5-32.0 24 9.2 5.9-14.0 *** *** *** 31 14.6 10.1-20.6 107 46.8 39.8-53.9
45-54 272 174 67.4 61.0-73.2 37 11.5 8.2-16.0 *** *** *** 31 13.1 9.0-18.6 19 5.3 3.2- 8.5
55-64 274 191 68.8 62.1-74.8 32 10.5 7.2-15.0 24 8.9 5.7-13.6 19 7.9 4.8-12.6 *** *** ***
65-74 254 170 65.7 58.6-72.2 35 12.8 8.8-18.2 18 9.0 5.4-14.6 29 12.0 8.0-17.5 *** *** ***
75+ 162 104 62.5 53.1-70.9 15 10.6 5.9-18.3 13 7.0 3.8-12.4 27 18.1 11.9-26.5 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 135 52 35.5 27.0-45.1 19 10.7 6.5-17.1 *** *** *** 13 9.3 5.4-15.7 46 40.9 31.4-51.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 360 167 42.2 36.6-47.9 36 9.3 6.5-13.1 23 5.4 3.4- 8.6 42 11.9 8.5-16.3 92 31.2 26.0-37.0
Some Post-H.S. 452 209 40.4 35.4-45.6 33 6.1 4.2- 8.9 31 5.4 3.7- 7.9 48 9.8 7.1-13.3 131 38.3 33.0-44.0
College Graduate 587 298 47.2 42.7-51.7 65 9.6 7.4-12.5 23 3.4 2.1- 5.3 40 6.5 4.6- 9.2 161 33.3 29.0-37.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 128 43 28.0 20.4-37.1 16 10.1 5.8-16.9 *** *** *** 15 10.6 6.1-17.9 45 45.7 35.8-55.9
$15,000- 24,999 242 91 32.5 26.1-39.6 20 6.2 3.7-10.3 18 5.0 2.9- 8.5 34 14.5 10.1-20.4 79 41.8 34.3-49.6
$25,000- 34,999 135 62 45.3 36.0-55.0 15 10.7 6.1-18.0 *** *** *** 14 12.1 6.8-20.6 35 25.9 18.5-35.1
$35,000- 49,999 169 75 40.9 32.6-49.7 17 9.8 5.7-16.4 *** *** *** 15 7.6 4.3-13.2 54 37.8 29.5-46.9
$50,000- 74,999 190 93 44.4 36.8-52.3 20 7.9 4.9-12.6 13 6.3 3.5-11.1 16 8.2 4.8-13.6 48 33.3 26.0-41.5
$75,000+ 378 204 48.8 43.2-54.4 39 8.8 6.2-12.2 14 4.4 2.5- 7.6 27 7.6 5.0-11.4 94 30.4 25.3-36.1
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 337 178 52.1 45.7-58.4 47 12.0 8.7-16.4 29 7.1 4.7-10.7 45 13.2 9.5-18.0 38 15.6 11.0-21.7
No 1,020 490 42.1 38.6-45.6 95 8.1 6.5-10.1 45 4.1 2.9- 5.6 89 9.1 7.2-11.3 301 36.7 33.2-40.4
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 418 212 47.4 41.8-53.1 53 11.2 8.3-15.0 28 4.9 3.2- 7.5 49 11.7 8.5-15.8 76 24.8 19.8-30.7
No 1,106 509 40.4 37.2-43.7 100 7.6 6.1- 9.4 51 4.3 3.2- 5.8 93 8.4 6.7-10.4 353 39.3 35.9-42.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 29 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,507 710 42.0 39.2-44.9 151 8.6 7.2-10.2 81 4.6 3.6- 5.8 140 9.2 7.6-11.0 425 35.7 32.8-38.7
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 824 384 40.8 37.1-44.7 76 8.3 6.5-10.6 37 3.6 2.5- 5.2 68 8.0 6.1-10.3 259 39.3 35.3-43.4
Regional City or Suburban County 401 185 42.7 37.3-48.3 40 8.0 5.6-11.3 21 4.8 2.9- 7.8 43 10.3 7.4-14.1 112 34.2 28.9-40.0
Rural 311 158 45.9 39.5-52.4 37 9.7 6.8-13.8 24 6.8 4.3-10.5 32 11.0 7.5-15.8 60 26.6 20.8-33.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 747 317 39.4 35.6-43.4 75 8.7 6.8-11.1 31 3.7 2.5- 5.4 62 8.5 6.5-11.1 262 39.7 35.8-43.8
Unemployed 66 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 392 272 69.7 64.2-74.7 44 11.3 8.1-15.6 28 6.6 4.4- 9.8 43 11.4 8.2-15.5 *** *** ***
Unable to Work 118 *** *** *** 18 12.1 7.1-19.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** 14 19.3 11.0-31.8
Other not in Labor Force 209 50 19.7 14.5-26.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** 19 8.4 5.1-13.5 119 63.2 55.6-70.2
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 69 16 19.1 11.3-30.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 104 36 28.5 19.9-38.9 *** *** *** *** *** *** 16 15.1 9.1-23.9 *** *** ***
101% to 150% 218 77 34.1 27.3-41.7 32 13.6 9.2-19.7 19 6.6 3.9-11.0 31 13.8 9.4-19.9 59 31.8 25.0-39.5
151% to 200% 90 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 746 392 48.4 44.3-52.4 76 8.6 6.7-10.9 37 4.9 3.5- 6.9 60 8.0 6.1-10.6 181 30.1 26.3-34.1
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 64 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 425 205 44.5 39.2-50.0 46 9.0 6.4-12.3 33 6.6 4.5- 9.6 45 11.1 8.1-14.9 96 28.8 23.8-34.4
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,047 490 41.6 38.2-45.0 97 7.9 6.3- 9.7 46 3.8 2.7- 5.2 91 8.2 6.5-10.3 323 38.6 35.1-42.2

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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.

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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