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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 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 4 543 386 64.8 60.0-69.4 157 35.2 30.6-40.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 360 276 70.0 63.9-75.4 84 30.0 24.6-36.1
Non-Hispanic Black 107 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 211 64 25.9 20.2-32.5 147 74.1 67.5-79.8
45-64 189 182 96.7 92.4-98.6 *** *** ***
65+ 139 137 98.5 93.1-99.7 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 188 135 67.0 58.8-74.2 53 33.0 25.8-41.2
Some College + 354 251 63.6 57.5-69.3 103 36.4 30.7-42.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 232 158 62.4 54.9-69.3 74 37.6 30.7-45.1
$50,000+ 204 148 68.4 60.8-75.1 56 31.6 24.9-39.2

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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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