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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Have had a mammogram within the past 2 years (Females, Age 40+)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,645 6,066 78.5 77.2-79.7 1,579 21.5 20.3-22.8
-Buncombe County 180 145 79.4 71.9-85.3 35 20.6 14.7-28.1
RACE
White 166 133 78.9 71.0-85.1 33 21.1 14.9-29.0
Other 13 11 85.4 53.1-96.8 2 14.6 3.2-46.9
AGE
40-44 16 8 54.5 30.3-76.8 8 45.5 23.2-69.7
45+ 164 137 83.7 76.5-89.0 27 16.3 11.0-23.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 53 38 69.9 54.7-81.7 15 30.1 18.3-45.3
Some College + 126 106 82.4 73.4-88.8 20 17.6 11.2-26.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 101 76 73.5 62.6-82.1 25 26.5 17.9-37.4
$50,000+ 56 49 87.3 75.1-94.0 7 12.7 6.0-24.9

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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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