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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 Demographics

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening

How long has it been since you had your last Pap test?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-12 months 1-2 years 2-3 years > 3 years Never had test
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,275 1,111 51.0 48.5-53.6 394 16.7 14.9-18.6 235 9.1 7.8-10.6 387 13.6 12.0-15.2 148 9.7 8.0-11.6
Region 4 384 197 51.9 46.2-57.4 67 17.7 13.9-22.2 35 7.9 5.5-11.2 61 13.1 9.9-17.1 24 9.5 6.2-14.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 244 120 50.7 43.6-57.7 46 18.8 14.1-24.7 25 9.0 5.9-13.6 41 13.4 9.4-18.7 12 8.1 4.5-14.1
Non-Hispanic Black 75 *** *** *** 11 16.8 9.2-28.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 62 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 197 113 54.5 46.6-62.1 43 20.9 15.4-27.6 *** *** *** 13 5.4 3.1- 9.4 19 15.4 9.9-23.2
45-64 121 71 59.3 49.5-68.3 18 14.8 9.3-22.7 15 11.8 6.8-19.8 16 13.8 8.2-22.3 *** *** ***
65+ 64 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 121 48 40.2 30.8-50.3 21 16.9 10.9-25.1 *** *** *** 31 22.9 15.8-32.0 12 12.9 6.9-22.9
Some College + 263 149 58.2 51.4-64.7 46 18.1 13.5-23.8 26 8.2 5.4-12.4 30 7.8 5.2-11.5 12 7.7 4.3-13.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 157 74 48.4 39.6-57.3 21 14.6 9.3-22.1 13 7.7 4.2-13.9 38 20.0 14.2-27.6 11 9.3 4.9-16.7
$50,000+ 161 90 55.2 46.7-63.3 36 22.0 16.0-29.5 17 9.2 5.5-14.8 11 6.2 3.2-11.6 *** *** ***

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*Respondents who reported having hysterectomy were excluded from both numerator and denominator. This question was asked of female respondents who reported ever having a Pap smear and those respondents who were not asked formed NEVER category.

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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