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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Women's Health

Have had a mammogram within the past 2 years and a clinical breast exam within a year (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
-Wake County 241 163 67.5 60.1-74.0 78 32.5 26.0-39.9
RACE
White 196 137 71.3 63.9-77.7 59 28.7 22.3-36.1
Other 45 26 56.5 38.7-72.8 19 43.5 27.2-61.3
AGE
40-44 35 23 60.4 41.1-76.9 12 39.6 23.1-58.9
45+ 206 140 69.3 61.7-76.0 66 30.7 24.0-38.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 59 32 52.5 36.8-67.6 27 47.5 32.4-63.2
Some College + 181 131 73.1 65.2-79.8 50 26.9 20.2-34.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 107 62 54.4 42.4-65.9 45 45.6 34.1-57.6
$50,000+ 109 85 77.7 68.0-85.2 24 22.3 14.8-32.0

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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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