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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Women's Health

A Pap smear is a test for cancer of the cervix. Have you ever had a Pap smear?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,530 6,375 95.7 94.4-96.7 155 4.3 3.3- 5.6
-Durham County 192 189 96.8 90.2-99.0 3 3.2 1.0- 9.8
RACE
White 100 99 98.1 88.0-99.7 1 1.9 0.3-12.0
Other 89 87 95.7 83.7-99.0 2 4.3 1.0-16.3
AGE
18-44 74 71 94.2 82.9-98.2 3 5.8 1.8-17.1
45+ 116 116 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 49 49 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 143 140 95.3 85.8-98.5 3 4.7 1.5-14.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 82 81 98.2 88.0-99.7 1 1.8 0.3-12.0
$50,000+ 85 84 96.3 78.5-99.5 1 3.7 0.5-21.5

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*Respondents who reported having hysterectomy were excluded from both numerator and denominator

^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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