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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford County

Women's Health

How long has it been since your last breast exam?*

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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 9,537 6,519 68.3 66.8-69.8 1,194 12.6 11.6-13.6 456 4.3 3.8- 4.9 759 6.9 6.3- 7.6 609 7.9 6.9- 9.1
-Guilford County 253 179 65.5 55.5-74.2 31 12.0 7.9-17.9 9 3.7 1.8- 7.5 19 6.6 3.5-12.1 15 12.2 5.4-25.3
RACE
White 185 135 65.8 52.3-77.1 21 9.4 5.8-14.9 7 3.7 1.7- 7.9 16 8.4 4.1-16.6 6 12.6 3.9-33.9
Other 66 43 65.0 50.1-77.5 10 17.0 8.5-31.1 2 3.8 0.9-15.2 3 3.5 1.1-10.6 8 10.5 4.5-22.8
AGE
18-44 58 39 58.9 39.4-76.0 10 14.8 7.1-28.3 1 1.2 0.2- 8.4 4 6.9 1.9-21.4 4 18.2 5.2-47.1
45+ 194 139 70.0 61.7-77.1 21 10.1 6.4-15.5 8 5.5 2.5-11.4 15 6.5 3.6-11.4 11 8.0 3.9-15.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 92 58 53.5 35.6-70.5 11 8.3 4.1-16.1 3 3.1 1.0- 9.6 9 6.0 2.6-13.2 11 29.1 13.1-52.7
Some College + 161 121 72.9 63.3-80.8 20 14.4 8.7-22.8 6 4.1 1.6- 9.9 10 7.0 3.0-15.6 4 1.6 0.6- 4.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 115 69 51.5 38.6-64.2 20 19.9 11.9-31.5 6 4.8 2.0-10.8 9 8.3 3.1-20.6 11 15.5 7.1-30.7
$50,000+ 99 82 76.3 53.9-89.8 9 6.9 3.4-13.6 2 1.9 0.5- 7.4 4 3.1 1.1- 8.7 2 11.8 2.0-47.4

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*This question was asked of female respondents who reported ever having a clinical breast exam and those 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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