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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 156 130 88.3 81.9-92.6 26 11.7 7.4-18.1
RACE
White 132 107 85.7 77.7-91.1 25 14.3 8.9-22.3
Other 23 22 98.8 91.7-99.8 1 1.2 0.2- 8.3
AGE
18-44 66 57 91.5 82.5-96.1 9 8.5 3.9-17.5
45+ 90 73 82.6 72.3-89.7 17 17.4 10.3-27.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 81 65 85.5 75.2-92.0 16 14.5 8.0-24.8
Some College + 75 65 90.9 81.9-95.7 10 9.1 4.3-18.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 88 71 88.3 79.3-93.7 17 11.7 6.3-20.7
$50,000+ 45 41 91.0 75.7-97.0 4 9.0 3.0-24.3

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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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