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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson 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
-Robeson County 170 136 80.2 72.0-86.4 34 19.8 13.6-28.0
RACE
White 51 40 74.5 56.9-86.7 11 25.5 13.3-43.1
Other 118 95 81.7 72.3-88.5 23 18.3 11.5-27.7
AGE
18-44 74 61 82.5 70.3-90.4 13 17.5 9.6-29.7
45+ 96 75 76.6 65.5-85.0 21 23.4 15.0-34.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 96 78 79.4 67.5-87.8 18 20.6 12.2-32.5
Some College + 74 58 81.2 69.5-89.1 16 18.8 10.9-30.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 120 95 80.8 71.5-87.6 25 19.2 12.4-28.5
$50,000+ 25 22 89.9 70.6-97.0 3 10.1 3.0-29.4

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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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