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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Regions 1 & 2 Demographics

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening

A mammogram is an x-ray of each breast to look for breast cancer. Have you ever had a mammogram?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,413 2,571 66.6 64.5-68.7 842 33.4 31.3-35.5
Regions 1 & 2 580 447 66.0 59.7-71.8 133 34.0 28.2-40.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 510 403 66.6 59.5-72.9 107 33.4 27.1-40.5
Non-Hispanic Black 22 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 145 40 25.3 17.2-35.4 105 74.7 64.6-82.8
45-64 192 181 90.6 82.7-95.1 11 9.4 4.9-17.3
65+ 235 219 91.8 85.6-95.4 16 8.2 4.6-14.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 236 179 63.5 53.1-72.8 57 36.5 27.2-46.9
Some College + 345 268 68.1 60.6-74.8 77 31.9 25.2-39.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 329 254 68.8 59.8-76.5 75 31.2 23.5-40.2
$50,000+ 150 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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.

^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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