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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 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 7 328 305 89.4 83.7-93.3 23 10.6 6.7-16.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 200 187 89.9 82.2-94.5 13 10.1 5.5-17.8
Non-Hispanic Black 84 80 93.1 81.6-97.6 *** *** ***
Other 43 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 143 126 84.1 74.4-90.6 17 15.9 9.4-25.6
45-64 114 111 96.7 90.1-99.0 *** *** ***
65+ 67 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 83 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some College + 243 227 90.3 83.6-94.5 16 9.7 5.5-16.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 132 123 91.7 82.2-96.4 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 137 129 92.1 84.5-96.1 *** *** ***

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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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