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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 8 301 239 71.2 64.3-77.3 62 28.8 22.7-35.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 187 152 75.0 66.6-81.9 35 25.0 18.1-33.4
Non-Hispanic Black 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 85 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-64 112 108 97.0 91.7-98.9 *** *** ***
65+ 103 101 99.1 96.1-99.8 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 125 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some College + 175 135 68.9 60.2-76.4 40 31.1 23.6-39.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 165 129 69.2 59.5-77.4 36 30.8 22.6-40.5
$50,000+ 70 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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