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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba County

Women's Health

How long has it been since your last breast exam?*

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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 9,337 6,517 69.9 68.8-71.1 1,133 12.1 11.3-12.9 373 3.8 3.3- 4.3 1,314 14.2 13.3-15.1 0 0.0 . - .
-Catawba County 220 151 66.7 59.3-73.3 28 13.7 9.4-19.6 7 3.3 1.5- 7.4 34 16.3 11.4-22.8 0 0.0 . - .
GENDER
Male 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
Female 220 151 66.7 59.3-73.3 28 13.7 9.4-19.6 7 3.3 1.5- 7.4 34 16.3 11.4-22.8 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 201 142 68.5 60.8-75.4 26 14.1 9.5-20.4 6 2.8 1.1- 6.7 27 14.6 9.7-21.4 0 0.0 . - .
Other 18 9 52.1 28.2-75.0 2 10.5 2.5-35.0 1 9.8 1.4-45.4 6 27.6 11.4-53.0 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 88 56 59.8 48.0-70.6 17 19.5 12.2-29.9 3 2.8 0.8- 9.5 12 17.8 10.0-29.6 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 129 92 72.0 62.8-79.7 11 8.7 4.6-15.9 4 3.9 1.3-11.1 22 15.4 10.0-23.0 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 111 66 57.6 46.8-67.8 12 11.2 6.1-19.6 3 2.4 0.7- 8.6 30 28.8 19.9-39.6 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 109 85 75.7 65.7-83.5 16 16.2 9.9-25.4 4 4.3 1.5-11.6 4 3.9 1.4-10.4 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 131 86 64.4 54.5-73.2 15 11.7 6.9-19.2 7 6.0 2.7-13.0 23 17.9 11.4-27.1 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 41 34 82.2 66.2-91.6 5 13.2 5.5-28.7 0 0.0 . - . 2 4.6 1.0-19.0 0 0.0 . - .

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* This question was asked of female respondents who reported ever having a clinical breast exam 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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