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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

Women's Health

A Pap smear is a test for cancer of the cervix. Have you ever had a Pap smear?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,530 6,375 95.7 94.4-96.7 155 4.3 3.3- 5.6
-Rowan County 173 171 99.6 98.2-99.9 2 0.4 0.1- 1.8
RACE
White 140 138 99.4 97.8-99.9 2 0.6 0.1- 2.2
Other 31 31 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 50 50 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 122 120 99.2 96.8-99.8 2 0.8 0.2- 3.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 82 80 99.2 96.6-99.8 2 0.8 0.2- 3.4
Some College + 91 91 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 97 97 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 48 48 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .

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*Respondents who reported having hysterectomy were excluded from both numerator and denominator

^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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