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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Women's Health--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

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%)
TOTAL 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
Have Health Insurance
Yes 8,508 4,959 48.7 47.1-50.3 1,068 10.4 9.7-11.3 376 3.7 3.2- 4.2 672 7.2 6.5- 8.0 1,433 29.9 28.2-31.7
No 1,128 300 22.0 18.9-25.4 138 8.5 6.8-10.5 57 3.9 2.7- 5.6 186 12.0 9.8-14.7 447 53.6 49.2-57.9
Body Mass Index
Underweight 178 74 26.3 18.9-35.3 21 8.7 5.1-14.5 12 4.6 2.3- 8.7 20 8.3 4.9-13.7 51 52.1 40.5-63.5
Recommended Range 3,331 1,840 43.9 41.5-46.3 378 9.1 8.0-10.4 139 3.2 2.6- 4.0 308 7.8 6.8- 9.1 666 35.9 33.1-38.8
Overweight 2,892 1,659 47.2 44.5-49.9 357 10.2 9.0-11.6 117 3.4 2.7- 4.3 251 8.4 6.9-10.1 508 30.8 28.0-33.7
Obese 2,675 1,402 43.9 41.1-46.8 371 11.5 10.0-13.2 139 4.6 3.6- 5.8 242 8.4 7.1- 9.9 521 31.6 28.6-34.8
Current Smoker
No 7,996 4,561 46.7 45.1-48.3 990 10.3 9.4-11.1 341 3.5 3.0- 4.0 643 7.5 6.7- 8.4 1,461 32.0 30.3-33.8
Yes 1,621 680 33.9 30.6-37.5 215 9.6 8.1-11.4 92 4.9 3.7- 6.4 213 9.9 8.3-11.8 421 41.7 37.8-45.7
History of CVD**
Yes 994 599 59.1 54.0-64.0 137 12.6 10.2-15.4 59 5.1 3.7- 6.9 128 11.7 9.1-14.9 71 11.6 7.3-17.8
No 8,562 4,616 43.3 41.7-44.8 1,056 9.9 9.1-10.7 367 3.6 3.1- 4.1 718 7.6 6.9- 8.5 1,805 35.7 34.0-37.4
Binge Drinker
No 9,041 5,013 45.8 44.4-47.3 1,127 10.4 9.6-11.2 408 3.8 3.4- 4.4 804 7.9 7.2- 8.7 1,689 32.0 30.4-33.7
Yes 535 221 28.0 23.3-33.3 66 7.1 5.3- 9.6 22 2.7 1.6- 4.6 41 6.5 4.2- 9.8 185 55.6 49.1-62.0
Heavy Drinker
No 9,212 5,034 44.7 43.2-46.2 1,146 10.1 9.4-10.9 419 3.8 3.3- 4.3 812 7.7 7.0- 8.5 1,801 33.7 32.0-35.3
Yes 315 164 39.5 31.6-48.0 44 10.7 7.3-15.4 13 2.6 1.4- 5.0 30 9.4 5.4-15.6 64 37.8 27.7-49.1
Current Asthma
Yes 967 517 43.6 39.1-48.2 118 11.1 8.8-13.9 49 4.6 3.1- 6.7 110 10.0 7.7-12.8 173 30.7 25.7-36.2
No 8,637 4,722 44.5 43.0-46.1 1,083 10.0 9.3-10.8 382 3.6 3.2- 4.2 744 7.8 7.0- 8.6 1,706 34.1 32.4-35.8
Diabetes
Yes 1,170 724 57.8 53.5-62.0 163 12.2 9.9-14.9 64 5.8 4.0- 8.1 118 10.4 7.8-13.8 101 13.8 10.7-17.6
No 8,475 4,539 43.0 41.5-44.6 1,043 9.9 9.1-10.7 369 3.5 3.1- 4.0 740 7.7 7.0- 8.5 1,784 35.8 34.1-37.6
Disability
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

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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.

**History of Cardiovascular Disease: includes history of heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke.

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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