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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg 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
-Mecklenburg County 397 199 40.4 34.5-46.5 48 9.4 6.9-12.8 14 2.8 1.5- 5.0 48 10.5 7.6-14.4 88 36.9 30.5-43.8
RACE
White 260 145 48.7 40.9-56.5 32 10.8 7.4-15.4 10 2.8 1.4- 5.5 32 11.2 7.5-16.4 41 26.6 19.5-35.1
Other 135 54 29.3 21.5-38.5 16 7.7 4.4-13.1 4 2.7 0.9- 7.7 15 9.2 5.2-15.9 46 51.1 40.6-61.5
AGE
18-44 121 25 18.9 11.6-29.3 8 4.8 2.3- 9.9 4 2.4 0.8- 6.9 14 9.9 5.6-16.8 70 64.0 53.4-73.4
45+ 267 170 63.1 56.1-69.6 39 14.5 10.5-19.6 10 3.2 1.7- 6.1 33 11.3 7.8-16.0 15 8.0 4.1-15.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 107 58 44.0 31.3-57.5 11 5.6 2.9-10.5 2 1.1 0.2- 5.2 14 11.0 5.8-19.8 22 38.3 25.4-53.1
Some College + 287 139 38.8 32.6-45.4 37 11.1 7.9-15.5 12 3.5 1.8- 6.5 34 10.4 7.1-15.0 65 36.2 29.1-43.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 157 76 42.5 31.8-53.9 19 9.3 5.6-15.0 8 3.9 1.8- 8.0 19 7.4 4.4-12.0 35 37.0 26.0-49.5
$50,000+ 175 83 38.4 30.9-46.5 24 9.6 6.3-14.6 4 2.5 0.9- 6.8 20 11.4 7.2-17.7 44 38.1 29.7-47.2

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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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