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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Women's Health

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%)
North Carolina 9,647 5,265 44.5 43.0-45.9 1,206 10.1 9.4-10.9 433 3.7 3.3- 4.2 858 8.0 7.2- 8.7 1,885 33.7 32.1-35.4
-Buncombe County 216 123 46.0 37.9-54.4 28 10.4 6.8-15.7 8 2.7 1.3- 5.4 18 8.1 4.6-14.1 39 32.8 24.2-42.7
RACE
White 196 114 46.8 38.2-55.6 25 10.2 6.4-15.7 7 2.4 1.1- 5.2 16 8.0 4.3-14.4 34 32.6 23.6-43.2
Other 18 8 36.0 15.9-62.6 3 14.2 4.2-38.0 1 6.0 0.8-33.0 2 9.9 2.1-36.2 4 34.0 12.8-64.4
AGE
18-44 49 6 10.0 4.3-21.6 7 10.7 4.8-22.1 1 0.7 0.1- 4.8 4 7.7 2.5-21.8 31 70.8 55.7-82.4
45+ 166 117 73.0 65.2-79.7 21 10.2 6.4-15.8 7 4.1 1.9- 8.7 14 8.4 4.7-14.7 7 4.2 1.9- 8.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 66 32 41.1 27.6-56.0 9 12.4 5.6-25.2 4 5.3 1.9-14.0 9 12.5 5.8-24.9 12 28.7 15.4-47.2
Some College + 149 90 47.6 37.7-57.6 19 9.7 5.8-15.8 4 1.7 0.6- 4.6 9 6.5 2.8-14.3 27 34.5 24.2-46.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 118 65 41.3 30.8-52.7 13 10.4 5.6-18.6 6 4.3 1.9- 9.5 12 7.6 4.0-14.0 22 36.4 24.1-50.7
$50,000+ 70 42 48.7 35.4-62.2 9 10.3 5.0-20.1 1 0.7 0.1- 5.1 4 7.9 2.5-22.6 14 32.3 19.7-48.2

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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 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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