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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

Women's Health

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
-New Hanover County 192 165 83.5 76.2-88.9 27 16.5 11.1-23.8
RACE
White 166 147 88.3 81.6-92.7 19 11.7 7.3-18.4
Other 25 17 56.1 33.7-76.2 8 43.9 23.8-66.3
AGE
40-44 20 16 87.3 67.8-95.7 4 12.7 4.3-32.2
45+ 172 149 82.8 74.6-88.7 23 17.2 11.3-25.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 60 54 88.7 74.0-95.6 6 11.3 4.4-26.0
Some College + 131 110 81.0 71.9-87.7 21 19.0 12.3-28.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 85 72 79.4 66.0-88.4 13 20.6 11.6-34.0
$50,000+ 74 64 85.8 74.5-92.6 10 14.2 7.4-25.5

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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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