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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg 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
-Mecklenburg County 393 177 42.7 37.4-48.3 46 9.9 7.2-13.4 12 3.3 1.7- 6.2 25 5.2 3.4- 8.0 133 38.8 33.5-44.4
GENDER
Male 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
Female 393 177 42.7 37.4-48.3 46 9.9 7.2-13.4 12 3.3 1.7- 6.2 25 5.2 3.4- 8.0 133 38.8 33.5-44.4
RACE
White 264 128 47.8 41.2-54.3 35 10.7 7.6-15.0 9 3.2 1.5- 6.5 18 5.4 3.2- 9.0 74 32.9 26.9-39.6
Other 127 48 34.5 25.8-44.4 11 8.6 4.4-15.9 3 3.5 1.0-11.1 6 4.3 1.8- 9.7 59 49.1 39.4-59.0
AGE
18-44 205 55 25.0 19.2-32.0 17 6.9 4.2-11.0 4 2.1 0.7- 5.8 7 3.4 1.6- 7.4 122 62.6 55.2-69.5
45+ 187 121 66.3 58.2-73.6 29 14.1 9.4-20.6 8 5.0 2.2-11.0 18 7.7 4.6-12.6 11 6.8 3.6-12.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 112 54 43.3 33.2-53.9 7 4.1 1.9- 8.9 5 4.4 1.7-11.1 7 3.5 1.5- 8.0 39 44.6 34.3-55.5
Some College + 281 123 42.5 36.3-48.9 39 12.5 8.9-17.3 7 2.8 1.2- 6.6 18 6.0 3.6- 9.8 94 36.2 30.2-42.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 179 68 34.6 27.1-42.9 20 10.5 6.4-16.6 10 6.7 3.3-12.9 14 6.1 3.5-10.6 67 42.2 34.1-50.7
$50,000+ 129 65 48.1 39.0-57.3 17 11.4 7.0-18.1 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1 5 4.5 1.9-10.6 41 35.4 27.0-44.8

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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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