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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

Women's Health

Have had a mammogram within the past 2 years (Age 40+)
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,645 6,066 78.5 77.2-79.7 1,579 21.5 20.3-22.8
-Gaston County 190 153 77.4 69.3-83.9 37 22.6 16.1-30.7
RACE
White 164 133 78.1 69.3-85.0 31 21.9 15.0-30.7
Other 26 20 73.6 49.8-88.6 6 26.4 11.4-50.2
AGE
40-44 17 10 57.2 32.1-79.1 7 42.8 20.9-67.9
45+ 173 143 80.8 72.6-87.0 30 19.2 13.0-27.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 107 87 77.4 66.3-85.7 20 22.6 14.3-33.7
Some College + 83 66 77.4 64.4-86.7 17 22.6 13.3-35.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 93 72 73.5 60.6-83.3 21 26.5 16.7-39.4
$50,000+ 56 44 75.8 60.5-86.5 12 24.2 13.5-39.5

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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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