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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg 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
-Mecklenburg County 301 228 74.6 68.5-79.8 73 25.4 20.2-31.5
RACE
White 218 167 76.3 69.3-82.1 51 23.7 17.9-30.7
Other 83 61 71.0 58.7-80.9 22 29.0 19.1-41.3
AGE
40-44 36 19 49.9 33.0-66.8 17 50.1 33.2-67.0
45+ 265 209 80.2 74.4-84.9 56 19.8 15.1-25.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 84 64 74.1 61.5-83.7 20 25.9 16.3-38.5
Some College + 216 163 74.7 67.6-80.7 53 25.3 19.3-32.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 131 92 70.2 60.4-78.5 39 29.8 21.5-39.6
$50,000+ 118 95 76.5 66.6-84.1 23 23.5 15.9-33.4

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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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