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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Women's Health

How long has it been since you had your last mammogram?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-12 months 1-2 years 2-3 years > 3 years Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 9,647 5,265 44.5 43.0-45.9 1,206 10.1 9.4-10.9 433 3.7 3.3- 4.2 858 8.0 7.2- 8.7 1,885 33.7 32.1-35.4
-Wake County 338 181 41.7 35.4-48.3 36 8.3 5.8-11.8 18 4.2 2.4- 7.1 25 6.3 3.7-10.4 78 39.5 32.4-47.1
RACE
White 254 147 47.7 40.0-55.5 27 8.1 5.4-11.8 12 4.2 2.2- 7.8 20 6.5 3.9-10.6 48 33.6 25.4-42.8
Other 83 34 31.9 21.5-44.4 9 9.2 4.5-17.9 6 4.4 1.6-11.2 5 6.2 1.8-18.7 29 48.4 35.4-61.6
AGE
18-44 121 36 21.6 15.0-30.0 9 4.8 2.3- 9.7 4 2.4 0.9- 6.3 4 2.5 0.8- 7.8 68 68.8 59.3-76.9
45+ 213 143 66.6 58.5-73.7 26 12.6 8.4-18.5 14 6.4 3.4-11.9 20 9.4 5.2-16.3 10 5.0 2.6- 9.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 87 39 27.9 18.5-39.8 9 6.3 3.1-12.1 4 3.3 1.0-10.1 8 9.6 4.0-21.4 27 52.9 39.5-65.9
Some College + 250 142 48.0 40.3-55.9 27 9.3 6.1-13.9 13 4.4 2.3- 8.1 17 4.8 2.6- 8.6 51 33.5 25.5-42.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 146 71 32.8 24.3-42.5 15 7.7 4.3-13.3 8 3.5 1.4- 8.5 13 7.8 3.5-16.1 39 48.3 37.3-59.4
$50,000+ 157 91 49.9 40.3-59.5 19 9.7 5.9-15.6 6 4.1 1.7- 9.3 9 4.0 2.0- 8.1 32 32.2 22.8-43.4

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*This question was asked of female respondents who reported ever having a mammogram and those respondents who were not asked formed NEVER category.

^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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