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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 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 7 445 336 70.7 65.2-75.6 109 29.3 24.4-34.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 268 212 74.0 66.8-80.0 56 26.0 20.0-33.2
Non-Hispanic Black 124 95 72.4 61.8-81.0 29 27.6 19.0-38.2
Other 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 156 57 37.0 28.7-46.2 99 63.0 53.8-71.3
45-64 161 154 95.2 88.9-98.0 *** *** ***
65+ 123 122 99.3 94.9-99.9 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 132 103 73.0 62.9-81.2 29 27.0 18.8-37.1
Some College + 311 231 69.4 62.8-75.4 80 30.6 24.6-37.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 184 135 69.6 60.7-77.3 49 30.4 22.7-39.3
$50,000+ 174 133 71.3 63.0-78.5 41 28.7 21.5-37.0

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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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