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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Women's Health

A Pap smear is a test for cancer of the cervix. Have you ever had a Pap smear?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,530 6,375 95.7 94.4-96.7 155 4.3 3.3- 5.6
-Alamance County 150 145 94.4 82.9-98.3 5 5.6 1.7-17.1
RACE
White 116 113 95.0 78.2-99.0 3 5.0 1.0-21.8
Other 34 32 92.3 72.2-98.2 2 7.7 1.8-27.8
AGE
18-44 64 61 91.9 73.7-97.9 3 8.1 2.1-26.3
45+ 84 82 98.3 93.3-99.6 2 1.7 0.4- 6.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 55 53 95.7 81.8-99.1 2 4.3 0.9-18.2
Some College + 95 92 93.7 74.6-98.7 3 6.3 1.3-25.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 74 72 95.9 84.0-99.1 2 4.1 0.9-16.0
$50,000+ 56 55 99.4 96.0-99.9 1 0.6 0.1- 4.0

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*Respondents who reported having hysterectomy were excluded from both numerator and denominator

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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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