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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Women age 18+ who have had a Pap Smear in the last 3 years?*
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,370 5,432 86.9 85.5-88.2 938 13.1 11.8-14.5
-Iredell County 183 157 89.4 83.2-93.6 26 10.6 6.4-16.8
RACE
White 160 136 89.8 83.8-93.7 24 10.2 6.3-16.2
Other 22 20 87.2 54.2-97.5 2 12.8 2.5-45.8
AGE
18-44 77 72 92.8 82.5-97.3 5 7.2 2.7-17.5
45+ 106 85 83.5 74.6-89.7 21 16.5 10.3-25.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 68 51 79.9 65.3-89.3 17 20.1 10.7-34.7
Some College + 115 106 94.8 89.3-97.5 9 5.2 2.5-10.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 91 72 82.3 70.2-90.1 19 17.7 9.9-29.8
$50,000+ 66 63 97.3 91.1-99.2 3 2.7 0.8- 8.9

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*Respondents who reported having hysterectomy were excluded from both numerator and denominator.* This question was asked of female respondents who reported ever having a Pap smear,
and those respondents who who have never had a Pap Smear were inclu ded in the NO 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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