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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

Women's Health

A Pap smear is a test for cancer of the cervix. Have you ever had a Pap smear?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,530 6,375 95.7 94.4-96.7 155 4.3 3.3- 5.6
-New Hanover County 154 153 99.5 96.5-99.9 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5
RACE
White 134 134 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Other 19 18 96.0 75.7-99.5 1 4.0 0.5-24.3
AGE
18-44 49 49 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 105 104 99.1 93.6-99.9 1 0.9 0.1- 6.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 38 38 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 116 115 99.4 95.7-99.9 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 61 60 98.7 91.2-99.8 1 1.3 0.2- 8.8
$50,000+ 78 78 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .

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*Respondents who reported having hysterectomy were excluded from both numerator and denominator

^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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