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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Women age 18+ who have had a Pap Smear in the last 3 years?*
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,370 5,432 86.9 85.5-88.2 938 13.1 11.8-14.5
-Onslow County 161 146 89.9 80.8-94.9 15 10.1 5.1-19.2
RACE
White 123 113 94.2 88.0-97.3 10 5.8 2.7-12.0
Other 36 31 75.4 48.5-90.9 5 24.6 9.1-51.5
AGE
18-44 87 81 90.3 77.6-96.2 6 9.7 3.8-22.4
45+ 74 65 88.5 77.7-94.5 9 11.5 5.5-22.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 59 51 80.3 59.3-92.0 8 19.7 8.0-40.7
Some College + 102 95 94.9 88.0-97.9 7 5.1 2.1-12.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 80 75 96.3 90.8-98.6 5 3.7 1.4- 9.2
$50,000+ 64 56 85.4 68.9-94.0 8 14.6 6.0-31.1

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*Respondents who reported having hysterectomy were excluded from both numerator and denominator.* This question was asked of female respondents who reported ever having a Pap smear,
and those respondents who who have never had a Pap Smear were inclu ded in the NO 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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