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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Women's Health-WHITE FEMALES

Have had a mammogram within the past 2 years (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
-WHITE FEMALES 6,093 4,849 79.3 78.0-80.6 1,244 20.7 19.4-22.0
AGE
35-44 546 357 65.2 60.1-69.9 189 34.8 30.1-39.9
45-54 1,403 1,113 80.3 77.7-82.6 290 19.7 17.4-22.3
55-64 1,607 1,324 83.6 81.2-85.7 283 16.4 14.3-18.8
65-74 1,403 1,181 84.7 82.2-86.9 222 15.3 13.1-17.8
75+ 1,134 874 78.5 75.4-81.3 260 21.5 18.7-24.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 739 493 66.0 61.0-70.5 246 34.0 29.5-39.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,846 1,464 77.5 74.8-79.9 382 22.5 20.1-25.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,742 1,412 81.3 78.9-83.5 330 18.7 16.5-21.1
College Graduate 1,755 1,472 83.9 81.7-86.0 283 16.1 14.0-18.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 689 440 62.4 57.5-67.0 249 37.6 33.0-42.5
$15,000- 24,999 938 695 71.7 67.7-75.4 243 28.3 24.6-32.3
$25,000- 34,999 618 500 79.8 75.7-83.4 118 20.2 16.6-24.3
$35,000- 49,999 826 678 78.9 74.9-82.5 148 21.1 17.5-25.1
$50,000-74,999 818 698 84.8 81.6-87.6 120 15.2 12.4-18.4
$75,000+ 1,167 1,007 85.0 82.1-87.5 160 15.0 12.5-17.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,498 1,916 76.9 74.6-79.0 582 23.1 21.0-25.4
No 3,498 2,864 81.4 79.7-83.0 634 18.6 17.0-20.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 109 86 80.6 70.1-88.0 23 19.4 12.0-29.9
Non-Veteran 5,984 4,763 79.3 77.9-80.6 1,221 20.7 19.4-22.1

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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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