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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

Women's Health

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%)
North Carolina 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
-New Hanover County 223 137 50.1 42.2-58.0 36 16.3 11.2-23.2 8 4.1 1.9- 8.4 13 6.6 3.5-11.9 29 23.0 15.8-32.1
RACE
White 194 124 52.9 44.2-61.4 29 14.2 9.5-20.9 8 4.7 2.2- 9.7 12 6.9 3.6-12.8 21 21.3 13.7-31.5
Other 28 12 31.6 16.3-52.4 7 29.8 12.1-56.7 0 0.0 . - . 1 4.8 0.7-27.3 8 33.8 16.5-57.0
AGE
18-44 51 16 23.2 13.2-37.4 8 16.8 7.7-32.8 2 3.7 0.9-14.2 4 7.6 2.5-20.6 21 48.7 33.0-64.6
45+ 172 121 66.8 58.2-74.4 28 16.0 10.8-23.0 6 4.3 1.8- 9.9 9 5.9 2.9-11.6 8 7.0 3.3-14.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 63 46 67.4 52.0-79.7 10 17.2 9.0-30.3 2 2.2 0.5- 8.6 2 6.3 1.3-25.8 3 7.0 1.9-22.8
Some College + 159 90 44.4 35.5-53.7 26 16.1 10.1-24.7 6 4.7 2.0-10.5 11 6.7 3.5-12.4 26 28.2 19.3-39.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 98 62 46.9 34.3-59.9 13 12.7 5.8-25.4 2 1.6 0.4- 6.9 4 5.1 1.5-16.0 17 33.7 20.8-49.5
$50,000+ 92 53 50.0 38.7-61.2 16 17.1 10.1-27.5 5 6.9 2.8-16.1 6 6.5 2.7-14.9 12 19.5 11.2-31.8

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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.

^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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