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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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
-Piedmont NC 4,592 2,500 44.3 42.2-46.5 557 9.6 8.6-10.7 217 3.6 3.0- 4.4 403 8.0 6.9- 9.1 915 34.5 32.1-36.9
RACE
White 3,607 2,052 47.5 45.0-50.0 450 10.3 9.1-11.6 176 3.7 3.0- 4.5 315 8.1 7.0- 9.4 614 30.4 27.6-33.2
African American 726 375 44.2 39.4-49.1 90 9.4 7.2-12.3 33 4.2 2.6- 6.7 63 7.3 5.1-10.3 165 34.9 29.8-40.3
Other Minorities 244 67 22.4 16.1-30.2 16 4.8 2.6- 8.5 7 1.8 0.8- 4.0 23 8.1 4.4-14.4 131 63.0 54.3-70.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 209 66 23.4 16.2-32.5 15 4.4 2.4- 7.9 4 1.3 0.5- 3.4 18 7.5 3.8-14.5 106 63.4 53.8-72.1
Non-Hispanic 4,373 2,430 46.1 43.9-48.3 541 10.0 9.0-11.2 213 3.8 3.2- 4.6 383 8.0 7.0- 9.1 806 32.1 29.7-34.6
AGE
18-24 115 20 15.1 8.4-25.6 2 2.1 0.5- 8.3 0 0.0 . - . 2 2.0 0.5- 7.8 91 80.8 70.1-88.3
25-34 468 30 6.5 4.2-10.0 14 3.0 1.6- 5.4 7 0.9 0.4- 2.1 22 5.5 3.3- 9.2 395 84.0 79.4-87.8
35-44 738 273 37.2 33.0-41.6 68 8.1 6.2-10.6 40 5.4 3.7- 7.9 72 9.9 7.4-13.1 285 39.4 35.0-43.9
45-54 924 577 64.0 60.0-67.9 160 16.4 13.7-19.5 63 5.9 4.1- 8.3 76 8.2 6.3-10.5 48 5.5 3.9- 7.7
55-64 929 633 70.0 66.3-73.6 122 12.8 10.4-15.6 49 4.7 3.3- 6.5 93 9.7 7.5-12.4 32 2.8 1.9- 4.2
65-74 753 538 73.3 69.2-77.0 107 12.9 10.2-16.2 27 3.7 2.3- 5.9 60 7.8 5.7-10.5 21 2.3 1.4- 3.9
75+ 623 404 64.5 59.3-69.3 80 13.3 10.0-17.5 31 3.6 2.3- 5.4 74 12.3 9.3-16.0 34 6.4 4.1- 9.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 544 246 35.7 30.1-41.8 79 10.6 7.8-14.2 28 2.6 1.6- 4.2 74 12.6 8.9-17.5 117 38.5 31.8-45.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,277 744 46.2 41.7-50.8 150 9.1 7.3-11.3 63 4.2 3.0- 5.9 117 8.5 6.7-10.8 203 31.9 27.0-37.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,287 705 43.6 39.7-47.6 153 9.5 7.7-11.6 65 3.9 2.8- 5.5 114 7.5 5.8- 9.7 250 35.4 31.1-40.1
College Graduate 1,477 801 46.4 43.0-49.9 175 9.7 8.0-11.7 60 3.2 2.3- 4.4 98 6.3 4.8- 8.2 343 34.4 30.7-38.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 490 217 36.6 29.9-43.9 69 9.3 6.7-12.9 37 5.3 3.1- 9.0 72 11.6 7.7-17.1 95 37.1 28.3-46.9
$15,000- 24,999 738 361 36.2 31.1-41.7 98 9.8 7.4-12.9 41 3.7 2.3- 5.8 83 11.0 8.0-15.0 155 39.3 33.3-45.6
$25,000- 34,999 442 240 47.0 40.4-53.7 49 9.8 7.0-13.6 19 3.4 1.9- 6.1 46 8.3 5.7-11.8 88 31.5 24.6-39.3
$35,000- 49,999 594 313 42.4 36.8-48.2 71 9.1 6.7-12.3 31 4.2 2.8- 6.5 47 6.3 4.4- 8.8 132 38.0 31.8-44.5
$50,000-74,999 613 352 45.3 40.1-50.5 61 8.7 6.4-11.9 23 4.2 2.5- 7.0 45 7.2 5.1-10.0 132 34.6 29.1-40.6
$75,000+ 995 562 48.9 44.5-53.4 128 10.0 8.1-12.3 41 3.1 2.1- 4.7 58 6.2 4.5- 8.6 206 31.7 27.2-36.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,597 906 49.8 45.9-53.7 217 11.1 9.3-13.2 91 4.8 3.6- 6.5 178 10.6 8.7-12.9 205 23.6 19.6-28.1
No 2,908 1,555 42.7 40.2-45.3 330 8.9 7.7-10.2 121 3.1 2.5- 4.0 219 6.9 5.7- 8.3 683 38.3 35.5-41.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 81 47 59.9 45.3-73.0 9 15.5 6.7-31.9 6 4.9 1.8-12.4 8 6.0 2.5-13.6 11 13.7 7.2-24.6
Non-Veteran 4,511 2,453 44.1 41.9-46.2 548 9.5 8.5-10.5 211 3.6 3.0- 4.3 395 8.0 7.0- 9.2 904 34.9 32.5-37.4

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
**Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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