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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba County

Women's Health

How long has it been since your last breast exam?*

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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 9,537 6,519 68.3 66.8-69.8 1,194 12.6 11.6-13.6 456 4.3 3.8- 4.9 759 6.9 6.3- 7.6 609 7.9 6.9- 9.1
-Catawba County 262 180 66.5 58.3-73.8 38 15.8 10.3-23.4 13 4.8 2.4- 9.5 13 3.6 1.9- 6.8 18 9.3 5.1-16.2
RACE
White 224 157 70.0 60.8-77.9 35 18.0 11.5-27.1 10 2.6 1.3- 5.2 12 4.0 2.0- 7.7 10 5.3 2.0-13.7
Other 36 22 54.0 35.4-71.5 3 7.6 2.0-24.5 3 13.4 4.4-34.3 0 0.0 . - . 8 25.0 12.3-44.2
AGE
18-44 70 48 63.1 47.9-76.1 11 18.5 8.9-34.6 2 4.5 1.1-16.4 2 1.5 0.3- 6.4 7 12.3 5.1-26.8
45+ 189 131 69.4 61.0-76.7 25 13.2 8.5-20.0 11 5.0 2.5-10.1 11 5.4 2.7-10.5 11 7.0 3.4-13.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 111 68 58.5 46.5-69.5 14 13.9 7.4-24.4 9 9.7 4.4-20.0 8 5.3 2.3-11.9 12 12.6 6.6-22.9
Some College + 151 112 72.6 60.6-81.9 24 17.2 9.7-28.8 4 1.1 0.4- 2.9 5 2.4 0.9- 6.0 6 6.8 2.2-18.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 149 91 60.4 50.1-69.8 24 16.6 10.5-25.2 11 7.4 3.3-15.6 12 6.2 3.2-11.8 11 9.4 4.7-18.1
$50,000+ 77 65 83.9 72.3-91.3 9 11.0 5.2-21.8 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.4 0.2- 9.0 2 3.7 0.9-13.7

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*This question was asked of female respondents who reported ever having a clinical breast exam and those 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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