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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 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 9 277 227 74.2 65.6-81.2 50 25.8 18.8-34.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 180 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 78 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 15 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 68 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-64 111 101 90.6 80.1-95.9 *** *** ***
65+ 96 93 97.7 92.7-99.3 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 111 93 79.4 67.1-87.9 18 20.6 12.1-32.9
Some College + 165 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 128 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 94 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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