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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange 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
-Orange County 220 165 76.9 69.0-83.2 22 7.7 4.9-11.8 5 2.3 0.9- 5.8 21 8.8 5.2-14.4 7 4.4 1.3-13.9
RACE
White 182 141 78.1 68.8-85.1 16 6.1 3.6-10.2 5 3.0 1.2- 7.3 16 8.4 4.6-15.0 4 4.4 1.0-17.8
Other 37 23 71.9 54.9-84.3 6 13.7 5.8-28.9 0 0.0 . - . 5 10.3 3.8-24.7 3 4.2 1.2-13.3
AGE
18-44 57 46 79.1 61.7-90.0 3 2.9 0.9- 8.9 2 2.2 0.5- 9.2 4 8.2 2.9-21.1 2 7.5 1.3-32.9
45+ 161 118 76.1 68.3-82.6 18 9.7 6.0-15.4 3 2.5 0.7- 7.8 17 9.4 5.4-15.8 5 2.3 0.9- 5.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 54 37 65.9 46.5-81.1 3 4.1 1.3-12.6 0 0.0 . - . 9 15.7 7.1-31.3 5 14.4 3.9-40.7
Some College + 166 128 81.1 73.9-86.6 19 9.0 5.5-14.4 5 3.2 1.3- 7.9 12 6.1 3.1-11.7 2 0.5 0.1- 2.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 83 54 69.6 57.3-79.7 9 7.2 3.5-14.0 3 3.5 1.1-10.9 13 16.6 8.8-29.2 4 3.1 1.1- 8.5
$50,000+ 109 89 80.8 68.1-89.3 10 7.6 3.9-14.2 2 2.1 0.5- 8.5 5 3.3 1.0-10.1 3 6.2 1.3-25.2

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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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