SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Women's Health

Have had a mammogram within the past 2 years and a clinical breast exam within a year(Women age 40 +)

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,488 4,001 62.5 61.0-64.0 2,487 37.5 36.0-39.0
-Eastern NC 2,179 1,339 61.8 59.4-64.2 840 38.2 35.8-40.6
RACE
White 1,493 922 62.0 59.1-64.9 571 38.0 35.1-40.9
African American 554 343 62.9 57.9-67.6 211 37.1 32.4-42.1
Other Minorities 6 2 31.8 7.6-72.6 4 68.2 27.4-92.4
AGE
40-44 302 177 59.7 53.0-65.9 125 40.3 34.1-47.0
45-54 575 343 59.6 54.8-64.2 232 40.4 35.8-45.2
55-64 532 355 67.9 62.9-72.6 177 32.1 27.4-37.1
65-74 439 287 65.7 60.4-70.6 152 34.3 29.4-39.6
75+ 331 177 52.1 45.9-58.1 154 47.9 41.9-54.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 402 197 46.4 40.5-52.4 205 53.6 47.6-59.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 751 443 60.0 55.8-64.1 308 40.0 35.9-44.2
Some Post-H.S. 538 348 65.3 60.3-70.0 190 34.7 30.0-39.7
College Graduate 486 350 72.5 67.6-77.0 136 27.5 23.0-32.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 343 171 46.9 40.7-53.2 172 53.1 46.8-59.3
$15,000- 24,999 434 242 57.6 52.0-63.1 192 42.4 36.9-48.0
$25,000- 34,999 216 138 62.1 54.1-69.5 78 37.9 30.5-45.9
$35,000- 49,999 234 159 69.8 62.7-76.1 75 30.2 23.9-37.3
$50,000-74,999 202 142 71.8 64.1-78.3 60 28.2 21.7-35.9
$75,000+ 201 142 70.1 62.5-76.6 59 29.9 23.4-37.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 925 545 58.4 54.6-62.1 380 41.6 37.9-45.4
No 1,203 765 64.4 61.2-67.6 438 35.6 32.4-38.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 52 37 70.1 53.4-82.7 15 29.9 17.3-46.6
Non-Veteran 2,119 1,295 61.5 59.0-63.9 824 38.5 36.1-41.0
Currently Serving 8 7 89.9 51.2-98.7 1 10.1 1.3-48.8

Back to Women's Health.

^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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 12APR05.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook