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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 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
Region 3 310 230 65.5 58.6-71.8 80 34.5 28.2-41.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 237 180 65.7 57.6-73.0 57 34.3 27.0-42.4
Non-Hispanic Black 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 28 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 94 22 22.2 14.3-32.8 72 77.8 67.2-85.7
45-64 108 102 94.0 84.8-97.8 *** *** ***
65+ 103 102 99.3 95.3-99.9 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 114 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some College + 196 140 60.7 52.1-68.6 56 39.3 31.4-47.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 156 112 67.1 57.8-75.3 44 32.9 24.7-42.2
$50,000+ 90 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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