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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg County

Women's Health

Have had a mammogram within the past 2 years and a clinical breast exam within a year (Age 40+)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,580 4,653 61.5 60.0-62.9 2,927 38.5 37.1-40.0
-Mecklenburg County 299 179 59.9 53.5-66.0 120 40.1 34.0-46.5
RACE
White 217 131 61.9 54.6-68.8 86 38.1 31.2-45.4
Other 82 48 55.7 43.2-67.4 34 44.3 32.6-56.8
AGE
40-44 36 16 41.1 25.6-58.7 20 58.9 41.3-74.4
45+ 263 163 64.2 57.6-70.3 100 35.8 29.7-42.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 84 51 60.9 48.2-72.2 33 39.1 27.8-51.8
Some College + 214 128 59.7 52.2-66.8 86 40.3 33.2-47.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 130 71 55.1 45.1-64.6 59 44.9 35.4-54.9
$50,000+ 118 78 64.3 54.3-73.1 40 35.7 26.9-45.7

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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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