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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Union County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Have had a mammogram within the past 2 years and a clinical breast exam within a year (Women 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
-Union County 190 101 53.0 44.7-61.2 89 47.0 38.8-55.3
RACE
White 165 92 57.1 48.3-65.6 73 42.9 34.4-51.7
Other 25 9 32.9 15.5-56.8 16 67.1 43.2-84.5
AGE
40-44 22 11 55.9 33.3-76.3 11 44.1 23.7-66.7
45+ 168 90 52.3 43.6-60.9 78 47.7 39.1-56.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 67 33 49.3 36.0-62.7 34 50.7 37.3-64.0
Some College + 123 68 54.7 44.3-64.8 55 45.3 35.2-55.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 77 28 34.4 23.2-47.7 49 65.6 52.3-76.8
$50,000+ 77 52 68.1 55.1-78.8 25 31.9 21.2-44.9

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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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