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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

Women's Health

How long has it been since you had your last mammogram?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-12 months 1-2 years 2-3 years > 3 years Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 9,647 5,265 44.5 43.0-45.9 1,206 10.1 9.4-10.9 433 3.7 3.3- 4.2 858 8.0 7.2- 8.7 1,885 33.7 32.1-35.4
-Gaston County 234 130 43.5 35.1-52.2 31 10.0 6.5-15.1 15 4.9 2.8- 8.6 18 10.2 5.2-19.1 40 31.4 22.2-42.3
RACE
White 198 113 45.0 35.7-54.7 27 11.1 7.0-17.2 12 5.0 2.6- 9.2 16 10.9 5.1-21.8 30 28.0 18.2-40.3
Other 36 17 37.3 19.9-58.7 4 5.4 1.7-15.7 3 4.8 1.2-17.1 2 7.2 1.8-25.2 10 45.3 24.6-67.8
AGE
18-44 59 14 19.5 10.4-33.3 2 3.3 0.8-12.8 3 3.4 1.0-10.5 4 9.4 2.4-30.7 36 64.4 47.5-78.4
45+ 173 114 64.8 56.0-72.6 29 16.1 10.7-23.4 12 6.4 3.4-11.6 14 10.9 6.0-19.0 4 1.9 0.7- 5.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 125 69 44.9 33.6-56.8 22 13.9 8.2-22.4 8 5.9 2.7-12.4 12 10.3 5.4-18.8 14 25.0 13.5-41.6
Some College + 108 60 41.9 30.0-54.7 9 6.0 2.9-12.2 7 3.9 1.7- 8.8 6 10.1 3.0-29.5 26 38.1 25.0-53.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 117 59 41.2 30.3-53.1 16 12.2 6.7-21.2 9 6.0 2.8-12.5 14 14.3 7.9-24.5 19 26.2 15.4-41.0
$50,000+ 66 40 54.0 37.8-69.3 7 6.6 3.0-14.1 6 7.5 3.2-16.9 2 11.2 2.0-43.5 11 20.7 11.0-35.5

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*This question was asked of female respondents who reported ever having a mammogram and those respondents who were not asked formed NEVER 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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