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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Women age 18+ who have had a Pap Smear in the last 3 years?*
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,370 5,432 86.9 85.5-88.2 938 13.1 11.8-14.5
-Alamance County 147 123 84.9 75.5-91.1 24 15.1 8.9-24.5
RACE
White 114 94 83.6 72.3-90.9 20 16.4 9.1-27.7
Other 33 29 89.3 70.9-96.6 4 10.7 3.4-29.1
AGE
18-44 64 58 88.1 72.2-95.5 6 11.9 4.5-27.8
45+ 83 65 79.4 68.6-87.2 18 20.6 12.8-31.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 55 47 88.1 76.0-94.6 8 11.9 5.4-24.0
Some College + 92 76 83.0 69.4-91.3 16 17.0 8.7-30.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 73 63 87.3 76.3-93.6 10 12.7 6.4-23.7
$50,000+ 56 49 90.7 80.2-95.9 7 9.3 4.1-19.8

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*Respondents who reported having hysterectomy were excluded from both numerator and denominator.* This question was asked of female respondents who reported ever having a Pap smear,
and those respondents who who have never had a Pap Smear were inclu ded in the NO category.

^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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