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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

Women's Health

Have had a mammogram within the past 2 years (Women age 40+)
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,645 6,066 78.5 77.2-79.7 1,579 21.5 20.3-22.8
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 211 179 82.4 75.3-87.8 32 17.6 12.2-24.7
Buncombe 180 145 79.4 71.9-85.3 35 20.6 14.7-28.1
Cabarrus 170 142 85.2 78.7-90.0 28 14.8 10.0-21.3
Catawba 208 172 81.2 73.8-86.9 36 18.8 13.1-26.2
Cumberland 236 189 79.8 73.3-85.0 47 20.2 15.0-26.7
Davidson 179 138 73.2 63.1-81.3 41 26.8 18.7-36.9
Durham 182 145 78.9 70.7-85.3 37 21.1 14.7-29.3
Forsyth 192 164 86.3 79.8-90.9 28 13.7 9.1-20.2
Gaston 190 153 77.4 69.3-83.9 37 22.6 16.1-30.7
Guilford 210 174 81.8 74.2-87.5 36 18.2 12.5-25.8
Iredell 215 167 75.7 68.2-81.9 48 24.3 18.1-31.8
Johnston 211 168 76.3 67.8-83.1 43 23.7 16.9-32.2
Mecklenburg 301 228 74.6 68.5-79.8 73 25.4 20.2-31.5
New Hanover 192 165 83.5 76.2-88.9 27 16.5 11.1-23.8
Onslow 159 130 79.7 71.4-86.1 29 20.3 13.9-28.6
Orange 183 147 77.3 68.6-84.1 36 22.7 15.9-31.4
Pitt 212 180 84.0 77.2-89.0 32 16.0 11.0-22.8
Randolph 198 160 79.7 72.0-85.6 38 20.3 14.4-28.0
Robeson 189 151 76.5 68.3-83.1 38 23.5 16.9-31.7
Rowan 219 170 76.7 69.6-82.5 49 23.3 17.5-30.4
Union 191 133 68.4 59.9-75.7 58 31.6 24.3-40.1
Wake 243 192 78.4 71.5-84.0 51 21.6 16.0-28.5
Wayne 236 191 79.2 72.7-84.5 45 20.8 15.5-27.3
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,597 2,123 80.1 78.1-82.0 474 19.9 18.0-21.9
Piedmont 3,599 2,861 78.6 76.8-80.4 738 21.4 19.6-23.2
Western NC 1,449 1,082 74.7 71.8-77.4 367 25.3 22.6-28.2
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 937 705 75.7 72.2-78.9 232 24.3 21.1-27.8
Northwest 1,607 1,252 77.8 75.1-80.3 355 22.2 19.7-24.9
Charlotte 970 752 76.4 72.8-79.7 218 23.6 20.3-27.2
Greensboro 913 744 80.6 76.9-83.9 169 19.4 16.1-23.1
Southern Regional 719 574 79.0 75.0-82.5 145 21.0 17.5-25.0
Coastal 397 329 80.3 74.9-84.7 68 19.7 15.3-25.1
Wake 767 607 77.9 73.7-81.7 160 22.1 18.3-26.3
Area L 255 207 78.6 71.9-84.1 48 21.4 15.9-28.1
Eastern 1,080 896 82.0 78.8-84.8 184 18.0 15.2-21.2

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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