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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Women's Health-WHITE FEMALES

Have had a mammogram within the past 2 years and a clinical breast exam within a year (Age 40+)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,580 4,653 61.5 60.0-62.9 2,927 38.5 37.1-40.0
-WHITE FEMALES 6,045 3,739 62.3 60.7-63.8 2,306 37.7 36.2-39.3
AGE
35-44 546 300 53.9 48.7-58.9 246 46.1 41.1-51.3
45-54 1,404 895 64.4 61.3-67.5 509 35.6 32.5-38.7
55-64 1,598 1,085 69.1 66.2-71.9 513 30.9 28.1-33.8
65-74 1,397 893 65.2 62.0-68.2 504 34.8 31.8-38.0
75+ 1,100 566 51.5 47.7-55.2 534 48.5 44.8-52.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 722 311 41.9 37.1-46.8 411 58.1 53.2-62.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,825 1,106 59.3 56.3-62.2 719 40.7 37.8-43.7
Some Post-H.S. 1,738 1,110 64.6 61.6-67.4 628 35.4 32.6-38.4
College Graduate 1,749 1,207 69.9 67.2-72.5 542 30.1 27.5-32.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 673 269 38.2 33.7-43.0 404 61.8 57.0-66.3
$15,000- 24,999 933 494 51.0 46.9-55.1 439 49.0 44.9-53.1
$25,000- 34,999 612 382 60.0 54.9-64.8 230 40.0 35.2-45.1
$35,000- 49,999 822 538 62.4 58.0-66.6 284 37.6 33.4-42.0
$50,000-74,999 818 588 71.8 67.9-75.4 230 28.2 24.6-32.1
$75,000+ 1,166 861 72.3 69.0-75.4 305 27.7 24.6-31.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,468 1,394 57.0 54.4-59.5 1,074 43.0 40.5-45.6
No 3,484 2,294 66.0 64.0-68.0 1,190 34.0 32.0-36.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 107 71 64.9 52.6-75.5 36 35.1 24.5-47.4
Non-Veteran 5,938 3,668 62.2 60.6-63.8 2,270 37.8 36.2-39.4

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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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