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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Have had a mammogram within the past 2 years and a clinical breast exam within a year (Women 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
-New Hanover County 191 130 65.7 57.6-73.1 61 34.3 26.9-42.4
RACE
White 166 117 69.3 60.7-76.7 49 30.7 23.3-39.3
Other 24 12 44.8 24.9-66.5 12 55.2 33.5-75.1
AGE
40-44 20 12 61.4 36.6-81.5 8 38.6 18.5-63.4
45+ 171 118 66.5 57.9-74.1 53 33.5 25.9-42.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 58 44 74.4 59.4-85.3 14 25.6 14.7-40.6
Some College + 132 85 61.9 52.0-71.0 47 38.1 29.0-48.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 84 54 60.3 47.0-72.3 30 39.7 27.7-53.0
$50,000+ 75 53 69.8 57.4-79.8 22 30.2 20.2-42.6

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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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