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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth County

Women's Health

Have had a mammogram within the past 2 years and a clinical breast exam within a year (Age 40+)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,580 4,653 61.5 60.0-62.9 2,927 38.5 37.1-40.0
-Forsyth County 192 132 70.7 63.2-77.3 60 29.3 22.7-36.8
RACE
White 152 109 71.8 63.3-79.0 43 28.2 21.0-36.7
Other 40 23 67.3 49.5-81.2 17 32.7 18.8-50.5
AGE
40-44 17 9 59.7 34.6-80.5 8 40.3 19.5-65.4
45+ 175 123 72.7 65.0-79.2 52 27.3 20.8-35.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 64 37 62.5 48.9-74.4 27 37.5 25.6-51.1
Some College + 128 95 74.2 64.9-81.7 33 25.8 18.3-35.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 88 55 68.0 56.5-77.6 33 32.0 22.4-43.5
$50,000+ 77 58 71.8 59.3-81.6 19 28.2 18.4-40.7

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^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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