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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Have had a mammogram within the past 2 years (Females, Age 40+)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,645 6,066 78.5 77.2-79.7 1,579 21.5 20.3-22.8
-Wake County 243 192 78.4 71.5-84.0 51 21.6 16.0-28.5
RACE
White 197 160 81.8 75.1-87.0 37 18.2 13.0-24.9
Other 46 32 68.5 50.0-82.6 14 31.5 17.4-50.0
AGE
40-44 35 24 61.9 42.3-78.3 11 38.1 21.7-57.7
45+ 208 168 82.6 76.1-87.7 40 17.4 12.3-23.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 59 43 69.0 52.1-82.1 16 31.0 17.9-47.9
Some College + 183 149 82.0 74.8-87.5 34 18.0 12.5-25.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 109 81 70.8 58.5-80.7 28 29.2 19.3-41.5
$50,000+ 109 93 84.9 75.8-91.0 16 15.1 9.0-24.2

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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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