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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Women's Health

Have had a mammogram within the past 2 years (Age 50+)
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,004 4,885 82.1 80.8-83.3 1,119 17.9 16.7-19.2
-Buncombe County 144 121 83.6 75.6-89.4 23 16.4 10.6-24.4
RACE
White 131 110 83.5 75.0-89.5 21 16.5 10.5-25.0
Other 12 10 84.0 50.0-96.5 2 16.0 3.5-50.0
AGE
50+ 144 121 83.6 75.6-89.4 23 16.4 10.6-24.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 50 36 70.3 54.6-82.3 14 29.7 17.7-45.4
Some College + 93 84 89.7 80.0-95.0 9 10.3 5.0-20.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 82 64 76.9 65.3-85.5 18 23.1 14.5-34.7
$50,000+ 40 38 95.3 82.8-98.8 2 4.7 1.2-17.2

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^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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