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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 172 169 95.7 82.5-99.1 3 4.3 0.9-17.5
RACE
White 125 124 95.1 72.9-99.3 1 4.9 0.7-27.1
Other 47 45 97.0 88.3-99.3 2 3.0 0.7-11.7
AGE
18-44 59 56 91.8 69.7-98.2 3 8.2 1.8-30.3
45+ 110 110 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 46 45 98.2 88.4-99.8 1 1.8 0.2-11.6
Some College + 126 124 95.1 77.8-99.1 2 4.9 0.9-22.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 77 75 97.6 90.5-99.4 2 2.4 0.6- 9.5
$50,000+ 76 75 93.4 66.1-99.0 1 6.6 1.0-33.9

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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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