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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 188 167 87.0 79.5-92.0 21 13.0 8.0-20.5
RACE
White 98 87 90.4 82.2-95.1 11 9.6 4.9-17.8
Other 88 79 86.3 74.7-93.1 9 13.7 6.9-25.3
AGE
18-44 74 65 86.2 74.6-93.0 9 13.8 7.0-25.4
45+ 114 102 87.9 77.8-93.8 12 12.1 6.2-22.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 48 44 91.4 76.2-97.3 4 8.6 2.7-23.8
Some College + 140 123 84.8 75.3-91.0 17 15.2 9.0-24.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 82 70 85.2 73.4-92.3 12 14.8 7.7-26.6
$50,000+ 84 79 90.9 76.7-96.8 5 9.1 3.2-23.3

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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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