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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Women's Health-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,625 873 45.9 42.5-49.3 230 11.2 9.4-13.2 76 4.7 3.4- 6.4 124 6.9 5.4- 8.8 322 31.4 27.8-35.1
Females 1,625 873 45.9 42.5-49.3 230 11.2 9.4-13.2 76 4.7 3.4- 6.4 124 6.9 5.4- 8.8 322 31.4 27.8-35.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 21 7 26.6 9.6-55.2 5 23.5 8.0-52.3 1 7.1 1.0-37.5 1 2.5 0.3-16.6 7 40.2 15.5-71.2
Non-Hispanic 1,597 861 46.0 42.6-49.5 225 11.1 9.3-13.1 75 4.7 3.4- 6.4 121 6.9 5.4- 8.9 315 31.3 27.8-35.1
AGE
18-24 52 14 18.5 9.4-33.2 3 5.3 1.5-17.4 1 2.4 0.3-15.2 1 0.3 0.0- 2.5 33 73.4 57.6-84.9
25-34 201 25 13.1 8.4-19.8 5 2.5 0.9- 6.7 4 1.7 0.5- 5.6 18 10.6 5.7-18.7 149 72.1 63.5-79.4
35-44 277 106 40.4 33.0-48.2 43 13.0 8.9-18.5 18 6.9 4.0-11.5 22 5.7 3.6- 9.0 88 34.0 26.7-42.2
45-54 349 231 63.2 55.9-69.9 51 14.1 9.9-19.7 21 8.2 4.3-14.9 22 5.5 3.4- 8.8 24 9.1 5.6-14.3
55-64 304 209 73.0 66.8-78.5 47 12.8 9.1-17.6 11 2.7 1.3- 5.5 24 7.0 4.4-11.0 13 4.4 2.3- 8.3
65-74 258 182 75.1 68.4-80.7 49 15.9 11.4-21.8 11 4.1 2.0- 8.3 13 3.8 2.0- 7.0 3 1.2 0.3- 3.9
75+ 166 96 52.8 42.9-62.5 29 20.4 12.9-30.6 9 5.1 2.6- 9.8 24 15.7 9.5-24.7 8 6.1 2.5-14.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 298 165 51.3 43.3-59.2 55 14.9 10.7-20.4 13 4.5 2.5- 8.1 30 9.5 6.1-14.6 35 19.7 12.7-29.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 539 303 48.1 42.1-54.2 76 10.5 7.9-13.8 21 4.7 2.6- 8.3 48 7.2 5.0-10.3 91 29.5 23.2-36.7
Some Post-H.S. 410 198 41.4 35.1-48.0 54 10.6 7.4-15.1 28 5.6 3.2- 9.7 29 6.3 4.0- 9.7 101 36.0 29.6-43.0
College Graduate 377 206 44.7 37.8-51.7 45 10.5 6.9-15.7 14 3.8 2.0- 7.1 17 5.7 2.6-12.2 95 35.3 28.4-43.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 322 163 45.9 38.8-53.2 54 15.7 11.2-21.6 21 6.6 3.2-12.8 32 7.0 4.6-10.7 52 24.8 18.7-32.1
$15,000- 24,999 372 183 40.1 33.5-47.1 58 13.9 9.8-19.3 20 5.7 3.1-10.3 31 9.4 5.3-16.2 80 30.9 24.0-38.8
$25,000- 34,999 206 115 49.4 40.1-58.7 26 10.3 6.3-16.4 10 6.0 2.7-12.7 10 3.5 1.7- 7.1 45 30.9 22.1-41.2
$35,000- 49,999 193 100 49.0 39.5-58.5 29 13.0 7.9-20.6 7 2.4 0.9- 6.5 11 4.9 2.5- 9.2 46 30.8 22.1-41.1
$50,000-74,999 165 90 41.1 32.2-50.7 20 9.2 4.8-17.0 8 6.9 3.1-14.7 10 7.6 3.7-14.9 37 35.2 25.4-46.4
$75,000+ 140 87 52.9 41.5-63.9 12 5.1 2.5-10.1 3 2.1 0.6- 6.6 6 3.8 1.6- 9.0 32 36.2 25.5-48.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 636 361 50.3 44.8-55.7 120 17.5 14.0-21.8 36 5.8 3.5- 9.6 50 7.1 5.0-10.0 69 19.3 14.6-25.0
No 934 487 44.3 39.9-48.7 101 8.0 6.1-10.4 38 4.3 2.9- 6.3 71 7.0 5.0- 9.7 237 36.5 31.8-41.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 51 31 58.5 38.8-75.8 5 12.0 3.2-36.2 3 3.1 0.9-10.8 3 4.4 1.2-15.1 9 22.0 9.7-42.4
Non-Veteran 1,574 842 45.3 41.9-48.8 225 11.1 9.4-13.2 73 4.8 3.5- 6.5 121 7.0 5.4- 9.0 313 31.7 28.2-35.6

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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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