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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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 . - .
-Cumberland County 285 196 67.2 60.8-73.0 33 12.4 8.7-17.5 10 3.5 1.7- 6.9 46 16.9 12.5-22.3 0 0.0 . - .
GENDER
Male 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
Female 285 196 67.2 60.8-73.0 33 12.4 8.7-17.5 10 3.5 1.7- 6.9 46 16.9 12.5-22.3 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 174 113 63.4 55.2-70.9 24 15.5 10.3-22.7 7 4.0 1.7- 9.0 30 17.1 11.9-24.0 0 0.0 . - .
Other 107 80 72.9 62.3-81.5 9 7.6 3.7-15.0 3 2.8 0.8- 9.3 15 16.7 9.8-26.8 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 136 88 63.2 53.9-71.7 19 15.7 9.9-24.1 3 2.7 0.8- 9.1 26 18.3 12.3-26.5 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 147 106 71.0 62.2-78.4 14 9.1 5.3-15.4 7 4.3 1.9- 9.6 20 15.5 9.9-23.5 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 109 70 65.0 54.8-74.1 15 14.7 8.6-23.8 4 2.6 0.9- 6.8 20 17.8 11.3-26.8 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 175 125 68.4 60.1-75.7 18 11.1 6.8-17.7 6 4.1 1.7- 9.6 26 16.4 11.0-23.7 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 163 111 66.3 57.7-73.9 18 10.7 6.5-17.0 7 4.6 2.0-10.3 27 18.4 12.5-26.1 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 64 50 74.1 60.5-84.2 10 18.4 10.0-31.5 1 2.2 0.3-13.8 3 5.3 1.6-16.2 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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