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

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening

A Pap test is a test for cancer of the cervix. Have you ever had a Pap test?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,318 2,170 90.5 88.6-92.1 148 9.5 7.9-11.4
Regions 1 & 2 374 349 90.1 84.4-93.9 25 9.9 6.1-15.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 323 305 90.8 84.2-94.8 18 9.2 5.2-15.8
Non-Hispanic Black 14 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 127 111 82.8 71.6-90.2 16 17.2 9.8-28.4
45-64 128 126 99.3 96.9-99.9 *** *** ***
65+ 115 107 92.4 84.3-96.5 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 139 123 87.0 77.4-92.9 16 13.0 7.1-22.6
Some College + 236 226 92.1 83.5-96.4 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 195 183 92.3 84.5-96.4 12 7.7 3.6-15.5
$50,000+ 116 110 91.9 80.9-96.8 *** *** ***

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*Respondents who reported having hysterectomy were excluded from both numerator and denominator

See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

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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