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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Women's Health-FEMALES

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
-FEMALES 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
RACE
White 7,385 4,165 46.5 44.9-48.2 922 10.4 9.6-11.3 334 3.6 3.1- 4.2 668 8.2 7.4- 9.1 1,296 31.2 29.3-33.1
African American 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
Other Minorities 602 210 25.4 20.6-30.7 52 5.6 3.8- 8.2 22 2.7 1.7- 4.3 61 8.0 5.3-11.8 257 58.4 52.4-64.2
AGE
18-24 270 42 13.1 8.5-19.6 7 2.3 0.9- 5.5 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7 5 2.5 0.9- 6.7 215 81.7 74.8-87.1
25-34 937 70 7.2 5.5- 9.5 30 3.2 2.1- 4.8 15 1.1 0.6- 2.0 55 5.7 4.1- 8.0 767 82.7 79.6-85.5
35-44 1,484 539 36.7 33.7-39.8 154 9.3 7.7-11.1 85 5.8 4.5- 7.5 145 9.6 7.9-11.8 561 38.6 35.5-41.8
45-54 1,859 1,155 62.6 59.8-65.4 315 16.6 14.6-18.9 105 5.4 4.1- 7.0 162 8.6 7.2-10.3 122 6.7 5.5- 8.3
55-64 1,983 1,360 70.3 67.7-72.7 270 13.1 11.4-15.0 90 4.2 3.3- 5.4 191 9.4 7.8-11.2 72 3.0 2.3- 4.0
65-74 1,709 1,215 72.3 69.6-74.8 236 13.3 11.5-15.4 63 3.5 2.5- 4.7 141 7.9 6.5- 9.5 54 3.1 2.1- 4.5
75+ 1,331 838 63.7 60.3-67.0 186 13.9 11.6-16.6 73 4.9 3.7- 6.3 154 11.6 9.6-14.1 80 5.9 4.4- 7.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,310 618 39.4 35.5-43.3 200 11.6 9.6-13.9 68 3.8 2.8- 5.1 169 11.5 9.2-14.4 255 33.8 29.4-38.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,810 1,614 45.9 43.0-48.9 348 9.7 8.4-11.2 121 3.8 2.9- 4.8 262 8.7 7.3-10.3 465 31.9 28.7-35.4
Some Post-H.S. 2,713 1,453 42.8 40.2-45.5 336 10.3 9.0-11.8 135 4.1 3.3- 5.2 239 7.5 6.3- 9.0 550 35.2 32.3-38.3
College Graduate 2,798 1,568 46.7 44.1-49.2 322 9.8 8.5-11.2 108 3.3 2.6- 4.1 188 6.2 5.1- 7.6 612 34.0 31.3-36.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,225 551 38.1 33.8-42.5 183 11.8 9.6-14.3 84 5.3 3.9- 7.3 175 11.6 9.1-14.6 232 33.2 27.9-39.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,602 791 37.5 33.9-41.1 227 11.2 9.3-13.3 86 4.3 3.2- 5.8 182 10.1 8.1-12.5 316 36.9 32.8-41.3
$25,000- 34,999 1,021 568 45.9 41.7-50.2 117 9.4 7.5-11.7 37 3.7 2.4- 5.7 93 7.6 5.9- 9.7 206 33.3 28.8-38.1
$35,000- 49,999 1,291 711 43.7 39.9-47.6 150 9.6 7.8-11.8 57 3.6 2.6- 5.0 106 7.5 5.9- 9.4 267 35.6 31.4-40.0
$50,000-74,999 1,272 715 43.3 39.8-46.9 147 9.6 7.8-11.7 43 3.7 2.5- 5.4 87 7.6 5.7-10.1 280 35.8 31.9-39.9
$75,000+ 1,716 1,002 49.7 46.3-53.1 209 10.3 8.7-12.1 67 3.2 2.4- 4.4 98 6.0 4.6- 7.7 340 30.8 27.3-34.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,635 2,065 50.3 47.8-52.8 510 12.3 11.0-13.7 192 4.8 3.9- 5.8 409 10.0 8.8-11.4 459 22.6 20.0-25.4
No 5,813 3,109 42.2 40.4-44.1 672 9.1 8.2-10.0 231 3.2 2.7- 3.8 431 6.9 6.1- 7.9 1,370 38.5 36.5-40.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 207 114 50.7 41.6-59.8 21 11.9 6.6-20.4 9 3.7 1.7- 8.2 20 8.5 5.0-14.0 43 25.2 18.1-34.0
Non-Veteran 9,440 5,151 44.3 42.8-45.8 1,185 10.1 9.4-10.9 424 3.7 3.3- 4.2 838 8.0 7.2- 8.7 1,842 33.9 32.3-35.6

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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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