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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 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 5 265 240 88.4 83.0-92.3 25 11.6 7.7-17.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 155 147 93.0 86.2-96.6 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 75 65 86.6 76.1-92.9 *** *** ***
Other 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 125 103 82.0 73.4-88.3 22 18.0 11.7-26.6
45-64 88 85 95.5 85.6-98.7 *** *** ***
65+ 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 71 63 86.6 74.8-93.4 *** *** ***
Some College + 194 177 89.1 82.6-93.4 17 10.9 6.6-17.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 113 102 90.7 83.3-95.0 11 9.3 5.0-16.7
$50,000+ 110 100 86.4 76.0-92.7 *** *** ***

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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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