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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Women's Health-WHITE FEMALES

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

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,694 3,427 60.8 59.2-62.3 2,267 39.2 37.7-40.8
AGE
40-44 644 362 56.3 51.6-60.8 282 43.7 39.2-48.4
45-54 1,447 910 64.6 61.6-67.5 537 35.4 32.5-38.4
55-64 1,488 976 65.7 62.8-68.6 512 34.3 31.4-37.2
65-74 1,158 701 61.9 58.5-65.2 457 38.1 34.8-41.5
75+ 957 478 49.4 45.6-53.2 479 50.6 46.8-54.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 735 314 40.7 36.4-45.2 421 59.3 54.8-63.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,775 1,010 57.3 54.5-60.1 765 42.7 39.9-45.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,513 973 64.0 61.0-67.0 540 36.0 33.0-39.0
College Graduate 1,661 1,125 68.6 65.8-71.2 536 31.4 28.8-34.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 654 286 44.4 39.7-49.3 368 55.6 50.7-60.3
$15,000- 24,999 917 456 47.7 43.7-51.8 461 52.3 48.2-56.3
$25,000- 34,999 667 361 52.5 47.8-57.2 306 47.5 42.8-52.2
$35,000- 49,999 755 493 65.2 60.9-69.3 262 34.8 30.7-39.1
$50,000-74,999 723 494 66.3 61.9-70.4 229 33.7 29.6-38.1
$75,000+ 1,034 765 74.4 71.2-77.4 269 25.6 22.6-28.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,328 1,231 53.5 51.0-56.0 1,097 46.5 44.0-49.0
No 3,278 2,143 65.4 63.4-67.4 1,135 34.6 32.6-36.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 96 59 61.9 49.0-73.4 37 38.1 26.6-51.0
Non-Veteran 5,597 3,367 60.8 59.2-62.3 2,230 39.2 37.7-40.8

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^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.

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