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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 267 239 87.9 79.9-93.0 28 12.1 7.0-20.1
RACE
White 200 180 86.7 75.4-93.3 20 13.3 6.7-24.6
Other 66 58 89.6 77.8-95.5 8 10.4 4.5-22.2
AGE
18-44 116 108 87.0 73.8-94.1 8 13.0 5.9-26.2
45+ 151 131 89.4 83.6-93.4 20 10.6 6.6-16.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 62 50 87.6 76.7-93.8 12 12.4 6.2-23.3
Some College + 205 189 88.0 76.7-94.3 16 12.0 5.7-23.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 106 88 83.9 71.4-91.6 18 16.1 8.4-28.6
$50,000+ 137 129 89.6 74.9-96.1 8 10.4 3.9-25.1

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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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