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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Women's Health-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

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%)
TOTAL 1,781 853 46.9 44.0-49.8 211 12.1 10.2-14.2 81 4.4 3.4- 5.7 101 5.2 4.1- 6.6 535 31.4 28.7-34.2
AGE
18-24 116 16 12.7 7.1-21.9 5 2.2 0.8- 5.6 3 2.4 0.6- 8.8 1 0.9 0.1- 6.3 91 81.8 72.2-88.6
25-34 326 44 14.2 10.1-19.7 18 5.4 3.2- 8.9 4 2.2 0.7- 6.6 15 4.5 2.5- 8.1 245 73.6 67.3-79.1
35-44 351 152 41.9 35.6-48.4 36 11.6 7.6-17.3 14 4.0 2.3- 6.8 25 6.6 4.2-10.1 124 36.0 29.9-42.6
45-54 346 202 60.2 53.6-66.3 66 20.4 15.2-26.7 24 5.8 3.7- 8.9 25 6.9 4.5-10.5 29 6.8 4.5-10.1
55-64 260 190 74.4 67.3-80.4 29 10.8 7.2-16.0 13 4.1 2.2- 7.4 16 6.9 3.4-13.5 12 3.8 2.1- 6.9
65-74 221 155 69.0 60.3-76.5 30 13.6 8.7-20.9 8 6.4 2.8-14.3 9 2.1 1.1- 4.1 19 8.8 5.0-15.2
75+ 150 85 59.2 49.6-68.3 26 18.9 11.8-28.8 15 8.9 5.3-14.5 10 5.4 2.7-10.4 14 7.7 4.3-13.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 370 205 54.9 48.7-60.9 46 11.3 8.2-15.4 26 7.5 4.9-11.4 19 3.5 2.1- 5.8 74 22.8 17.9-28.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 589 286 48.5 43.5-53.5 59 9.8 7.1-13.4 24 4.4 2.8- 7.0 35 4.8 3.3- 6.9 185 32.5 27.9-37.4
Some Post-H.S. 465 199 41.0 35.6-46.7 63 14.9 11.2-19.6 18 4.0 2.2- 7.1 31 6.9 4.4-10.6 154 33.2 28.0-38.9
College Graduate 354 161 45.8 39.4-52.3 42 11.7 7.7-17.5 13 2.7 1.4- 4.8 16 5.2 3.0- 8.8 122 34.7 28.7-41.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 381 164 41.1 35.3-47.2 51 11.8 8.6-16.0 19 5.4 3.2- 8.9 31 7.2 4.9-10.5 116 34.5 28.6-40.8
$15,000- 24,999 443 193 46.0 40.3-51.9 45 8.9 6.4-12.4 28 6.5 4.2- 9.9 27 5.4 3.5- 8.2 150 33.2 27.9-38.9
$25,000- 34,999 229 97 40.3 32.9-48.1 29 15.6 9.9-23.6 10 4.2 2.1- 8.2 12 3.9 2.1- 7.3 81 36.0 28.7-44.0
$35,000- 49,999 180 88 47.0 38.4-55.7 24 16.0 10.2-24.2 6 4.1 1.4-11.5 10 5.4 2.8-10.2 52 27.5 20.8-35.5
$50,000-74,999 93 50 46.6 34.7-58.9 15 16.3 9.2-27.3 4 3.7 1.3-10.3 6 8.1 3.4-18.0 18 25.3 14.9-39.6
$75,000+ 80 42 52.8 40.2-65.1 6 5.5 2.4-12.1 3 3.9 1.2-11.4 2 2.8 0.6-11.0 27 35.1 23.9-48.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 630 347 56.9 52.2-61.5 95 14.2 11.2-17.8 40 5.7 4.0- 7.9 43 5.7 4.1- 8.0 105 17.5 14.1-21.6
No 1,090 480 42.2 38.6-45.9 109 11.1 8.7-14.0 38 3.7 2.5- 5.5 56 5.0 3.6- 6.9 407 38.0 34.5-41.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 50 21 39.3 24.1-56.8 4 5.1 1.8-13.7 3 4.1 1.2-13.5 5 6.9 2.6-16.9 17 44.6 27.4-63.3
Non-Veteran 1,721 830 47.2 44.3-50.1 206 12.3 10.4-14.5 78 4.5 3.4- 5.8 96 5.2 4.1- 6.6 511 30.8 28.1-33.6
Currently Serving 10 2 26.1 6.7-63.4 1 7.4 1.0-39.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 7 66.5 32.3-89.2

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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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