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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg County

Women's Health

A Pap smear is a test for cancer of the cervix. Have you ever had a Pap smear?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,530 6,375 95.7 94.4-96.7 155 4.3 3.3- 5.6
-Mecklenburg County 297 293 99.5 98.6-99.8 4 0.5 0.2- 1.4
RACE
White 198 194 99.1 97.6-99.7 4 0.9 0.3- 2.4
Other 97 97 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 117 117 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 172 168 98.6 96.3-99.5 4 1.4 0.5- 3.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 70 69 99.5 96.6-99.9 1 0.5 0.1- 3.4
Some College + 224 221 99.5 98.3-99.8 3 0.5 0.2- 1.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 108 106 99.2 96.7-99.8 2 0.8 0.2- 3.3
$50,000+ 143 142 99.7 98.2- 100 1 0.3 0.0- 1.8

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*Respondents who reported having hysterectomy were excluded from both numerator and denominator

^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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