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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 272 266 93.8 84.3-97.7 6 6.2 2.3-15.7
RACE
White 204 200 92.1 77.9-97.5 4 7.9 2.5-22.1
Other 67 65 96.7 83.1-99.4 2 3.3 0.6-16.9
AGE
18-44 116 112 90.3 75.9-96.5 4 9.7 3.5-24.1
45+ 154 152 99.3 97.3-99.8 2 0.7 0.2- 2.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 64 63 97.4 83.9-99.6 1 2.6 0.4-16.1
Some College + 208 203 92.2 78.9-97.4 5 7.8 2.6-21.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 108 104 93.1 77.0-98.2 4 6.9 1.8-23.0
$50,000+ 138 136 93.2 75.0-98.4 2 6.8 1.6-25.0

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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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