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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

Women's Health

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
-Rowan County 168 135 85.1 78.3-90.0 33 14.9 10.0-21.7
RACE
White 135 109 84.6 76.4-90.3 26 15.4 9.7-23.6
Other 31 24 85.5 70.5-93.6 7 14.5 6.4-29.5
AGE
18-44 49 43 91.3 80.8-96.3 6 8.7 3.7-19.2
45+ 119 92 80.0 69.4-87.5 27 20.0 12.5-30.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 79 54 78.5 65.8-87.4 25 21.5 12.6-34.2
Some College + 89 81 92.5 84.9-96.4 8 7.5 3.6-15.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 95 74 82.7 72.0-89.9 21 17.3 10.1-28.0
$50,000+ 47 44 94.9 84.6-98.5 3 5.1 1.5-15.4

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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 who have never had a Pap Smear were included in the NO categor y.

^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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