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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

Women's Health

Have had a mammogram within the past 2 years (Age 50+)
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,004 4,885 82.1 80.8-83.3 1,119 17.9 16.7-19.2
-Gaston County 155 128 81.3 72.8-87.5 27 18.7 12.5-27.2
RACE
White 136 112 81.3 72.4-87.8 24 18.7 12.2-27.6
Other 19 16 81.1 50.0-94.8 3 18.9 5.2-50.0
AGE
50+ 155 128 81.3 72.8-87.5 27 18.7 12.5-27.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 95 78 78.8 66.9-87.2 17 21.2 12.8-33.1
Some College + 60 50 85.5 73.6-92.6 10 14.5 7.4-26.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 82 63 73.5 59.9-83.7 19 26.5 16.3-40.1
$50,000+ 36 31 86.0 69.8-94.3 5 14.0 5.7-30.2

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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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