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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 178 153 83.8 72.7-90.9 25 16.2 9.1-27.3
RACE
White 150 131 83.6 70.1-91.8 19 16.4 8.2-29.9
Other 27 21 84.0 65.9-93.4 6 16.0 6.6-34.1
AGE
18-44 74 69 86.3 65.6-95.4 5 13.7 4.6-34.4
45+ 104 84 80.3 69.4-88.0 20 19.7 12.0-30.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 49 37 71.4 45.6-88.1 12 28.6 11.9-54.4
Some College + 129 116 88.5 77.6-94.5 13 11.5 5.5-22.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 63 49 79.8 65.8-89.0 14 20.2 11.0-34.2
$50,000+ 86 83 96.6 89.0-99.0 3 3.4 1.0-11.0

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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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