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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

Women's Health

How long has it been since your last breast exam?*

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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 9,537 6,519 68.3 66.8-69.8 1,194 12.6 11.6-13.6 456 4.3 3.8- 4.9 759 6.9 6.3- 7.6 609 7.9 6.9- 9.1
-Onslow County 234 173 71.1 62.6-78.3 32 14.8 9.5-22.3 9 4.5 2.2- 9.0 13 4.9 2.6- 9.1 7 4.7 1.7-12.8
RACE
White 175 127 71.1 61.5-79.2 27 17.7 10.9-27.3 8 4.9 2.3-10.3 10 5.6 2.7-11.1 3 0.7 0.2- 2.2
Other 57 44 69.7 50.1-84.0 5 6.5 2.5-15.8 1 3.3 0.5-19.9 3 3.2 0.9-11.2 4 17.3 5.8-41.8
AGE
18-44 94 69 69.8 57.2-80.0 14 15.9 8.5-27.7 4 4.3 1.5-11.4 4 3.7 1.3-10.1 3 6.3 1.8-19.7
45+ 140 104 73.2 64.1-80.7 18 13.0 8.0-20.3 5 4.8 1.9-11.6 9 7.0 3.3-14.3 4 2.1 0.7- 5.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 107 79 73.5 60.3-83.6 11 6.9 3.6-12.8 4 3.2 1.1- 9.0 9 6.7 3.1-13.8 4 9.7 3.0-27.6
Some College + 127 94 69.4 57.9-78.9 21 20.3 12.1-32.0 5 5.4 2.2-12.8 4 3.7 1.2-10.4 3 1.2 0.3- 4.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 117 91 80.3 70.6-87.3 14 10.4 5.7-18.4 2 3.1 0.7-12.0 8 5.1 2.2-11.2 2 1.1 0.2- 5.6
$50,000+ 82 58 62.9 48.2-75.6 12 19.1 9.4-35.0 5 6.2 2.4-15.0 5 6.5 2.5-16.1 2 5.2 0.9-25.0

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*This question was asked of female respondents who reported ever having a clinical breast exam and those 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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