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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 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
Region 4 391 367 90.6 85.9-93.9 24 9.4 6.1-14.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 250 238 92.1 86.2-95.6 12 7.9 4.4-13.8
Non-Hispanic Black 76 71 91.9 79.2-97.2 *** *** ***
Other 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 197 178 84.6 76.8-90.1 19 15.4 9.9-23.2
45-64 124 123 99.7 98.0- 100 *** *** ***
65+ 68 64 95.3 85.8-98.6 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 123 111 87.3 77.5-93.2 12 12.7 6.8-22.5
Some College + 268 256 92.4 86.7-95.8 12 7.6 4.2-13.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 159 148 90.9 83.5-95.1 11 9.1 4.9-16.5
$50,000+ 163 156 92.5 84.4-96.6 *** *** ***

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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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