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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 281 132 45.1 38.9-51.5 34 12.0 8.4-16.8 12 5.3 2.8- 9.6 19 6.3 3.8-10.4 84 31.3 25.6-37.6
GENDER
Male 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
Female 281 132 45.1 38.9-51.5 34 12.0 8.4-16.8 12 5.3 2.8- 9.6 19 6.3 3.8-10.4 84 31.3 25.6-37.6
RACE
White 197 100 48.9 41.3-56.4 26 13.0 8.7-19.0 7 4.1 1.8- 9.2 15 7.5 4.2-13.1 49 26.5 20.2-33.8
Other 82 31 36.7 26.1-48.8 7 8.0 3.6-16.9 5 8.0 3.1-19.2 4 3.8 1.4-10.3 35 43.4 32.0-55.5
AGE
18-44 110 19 14.3 8.9-22.2 8 7.7 3.7-15.4 5 5.9 2.3-14.3 3 3.4 1.0-10.7 75 68.7 58.5-77.3
45+ 170 112 67.9 59.7-75.1 26 15.2 10.2-22.0 7 4.9 2.1-10.7 16 8.5 4.9-14.5 9 3.5 1.8- 6.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 111 50 42.6 33.0-52.8 17 14.0 8.4-22.4 6 6.9 2.8-16.2 8 6.6 3.0-14.0 30 29.9 21.2-40.2
Some College + 170 82 46.8 38.8-55.0 17 10.6 6.5-16.8 6 4.1 1.8- 9.2 11 6.1 3.1-11.7 54 32.4 25.1-40.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 155 61 36.7 29.0-45.3 15 10.1 5.9-16.9 8 7.4 3.5-15.0 12 8.0 4.1-14.8 59 37.8 29.8-46.5
$50,000+ 74 39 50.3 38.3-62.2 11 15.2 8.4-26.0 2 2.9 0.7-11.0 6 6.5 2.8-14.4 16 25.0 15.7-37.4

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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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