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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne County

Women's Health

How long has it been since your last breast exam?*

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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 9,537 6,519 68.3 66.8-69.8 1,194 12.6 11.6-13.6 456 4.3 3.8- 4.9 759 6.9 6.3- 7.6 609 7.9 6.9- 9.1
-Wayne County 299 212 77.6 71.9-82.4 32 8.7 5.9-12.8 9 2.0 1.0- 4.2 24 6.0 3.9- 9.3 22 5.7 3.5- 9.0
RACE
White 181 126 76.2 68.5-82.5 22 10.6 6.5-16.6 3 1.1 0.3- 3.7 17 6.7 4.0-11.1 13 5.4 2.8-10.1
Other 116 85 79.7 70.8-86.4 9 5.5 2.7-11.1 6 3.6 1.5- 8.6 7 5.0 2.1-11.4 9 6.2 3.1-12.2
AGE
18-44 87 71 88.0 80.1-93.0 7 5.2 2.3-11.1 1 0.7 0.1- 4.9 4 2.9 1.0- 8.0 4 3.2 1.1- 9.3
45+ 209 139 66.6 59.1-73.3 24 12.3 7.9-18.6 8 3.5 1.6- 7.3 20 9.4 5.9-14.5 18 8.3 5.1-13.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 145 97 74.1 64.9-81.6 17 8.7 4.8-15.1 4 1.9 0.6- 5.8 11 6.3 3.2-12.0 16 9.0 5.1-15.4
Some College + 154 115 80.4 73.0-86.1 15 8.7 5.1-14.6 5 2.1 0.8- 5.4 13 5.8 3.2-10.2 6 3.0 1.2- 7.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 170 123 78.0 70.3-84.2 15 7.4 4.2-12.8 4 1.9 0.6- 5.5 15 6.8 3.9-11.8 13 5.9 3.2-10.5
$50,000+ 85 62 75.8 65.2-83.9 9 8.9 4.5-16.8 2 2.0 0.5- 7.8 7 7.0 3.3-14.2 5 6.3 2.5-15.4

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*This question was asked of female respondents who reported ever having a clinical breast exam and those 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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