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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

Women's Health

Have had a mammogram within the past 2 years and a clinical breast exam within a year (Age 40+)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,580 4,653 61.5 60.0-62.9 2,927 38.5 37.1-40.0
-Rowan County 220 133 58.2 50.3-65.8 87 41.8 34.2-49.7
RACE
White 189 115 59.5 50.8-67.6 74 40.5 32.4-49.2
Other 31 18 51.5 32.0-70.6 13 48.5 29.4-68.0
AGE
40-44 17 10 56.9 29.7-80.4 7 43.1 19.6-70.3
45+ 203 123 58.5 50.6-65.9 80 41.5 34.1-49.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 106 56 47.1 36.3-58.1 50 52.9 41.9-63.7
Some College + 114 77 68.1 57.4-77.2 37 31.9 22.8-42.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 119 67 53.3 42.9-63.3 52 46.7 36.7-57.1
$50,000+ 63 43 61.9 46.9-74.9 20 38.1 25.1-53.1

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^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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