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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Women's Health

How long has it been since you had your last mammogram?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-12 months 1-2 years 2-3 years > 3 years Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 9,394 4,424 45.9 44.7-47.2 1,151 11.7 10.9-12.5 411 4.1 3.6- 4.6 698 6.9 6.3- 7.6 2,710 31.4 30.2-32.6
-Alamance County 279 146 50.8 44.2-57.3 31 12.0 8.2-17.2 8 3.2 1.5- 6.6 25 7.7 4.8-12.2 69 26.3 20.9-32.5
GENDER
Male 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
Female 279 146 50.8 44.2-57.3 31 12.0 8.2-17.2 8 3.2 1.5- 6.6 25 7.7 4.8-12.2 69 26.3 20.9-32.5
RACE
White 216 114 50.0 42.6-57.4 22 10.8 6.8-16.5 7 3.9 1.7- 8.5 20 8.8 5.2-14.6 53 26.6 20.5-33.7
Other 61 30 51.1 37.2-64.8 9 16.6 8.3-30.4 1 1.1 0.2- 7.3 5 4.7 1.9-11.1 16 26.6 16.0-40.8
AGE
18-44 91 20 26.4 17.3-38.1 8 8.9 4.3-17.4 2 3.0 0.7-11.1 3 2.3 0.7- 7.2 58 59.4 47.9-70.0
45+ 187 125 65.4 57.1-72.9 23 14.0 9.0-21.3 6 3.3 1.3- 7.9 22 11.1 6.7-17.8 11 6.1 3.2-11.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 148 76 47.9 39.0-57.0 18 14.7 9.0-23.2 4 3.0 1.0- 8.4 15 9.2 4.9-16.6 35 25.2 18.1-33.9
Some College + 130 70 54.2 44.7-63.4 13 9.2 5.1-15.8 4 3.4 1.1- 9.5 10 6.1 3.0-12.0 33 27.1 19.4-36.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 179 88 45.2 37.2-53.5 22 13.7 8.6-21.0 3 2.2 0.7- 7.0 18 9.7 5.5-16.5 48 29.2 22.2-37.4
$50,000+ 44 26 61.4 45.4-75.2 4 9.4 3.4-23.2 3 6.7 1.9-21.5 1 2.1 0.3-13.4 10 20.4 10.8-35.2

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* This question was asked of female respondents who reported ever having a mammogram and those respondents who were not asked formed NEVER category.

^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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