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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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 7,350 5,001 67.1 65.3-68.9 870 11.4 10.4-12.5 316 4.4 3.6- 5.3 660 8.4 7.5- 9.4 503 8.7 7.4-10.1
-Buncombe County 157 112 74.1 65.0-81.5 14 7.0 3.8-12.7 10 5.7 2.5-12.5 17 10.0 5.6-17.4 4 3.1 1.1- 8.7
RACE
White 150 107 73.7 64.3-81.3 14 7.4 4.0-13.3 9 5.3 2.1-12.3 16 10.4 5.7-18.1 4 3.3 1.1- 9.2
Other 4 2 47.5 8.8-89.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 41.3 6.2-88.2 1 11.3 1.2-56.4 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 25 20 81.6 60.5-92.8 1 4.1 0.6-24.0 3 10.3 2.8-31.1 0 0.0 . - . 1 4.1 0.6-24.0
45+ 129 89 69.4 59.3-77.9 13 8.8 4.8-15.5 7 3.6 1.7- 7.5 17 15.5 8.9-25.8 3 2.7 0.9- 8.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 56 34 55.2 38.9-70.5 5 7.4 2.7-19.1 3 8.7 2.3-28.4 10 19.7 9.4-37.0 4 8.9 3.1-23.0
Some College + 101 78 84.3 75.8-90.3 9 6.8 3.1-14.2 7 4.1 1.8- 8.9 7 4.8 2.1-10.7 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 81 52 65.0 51.0-76.7 6 4.2 1.8- 9.4 6 5.7 2.4-13.0 14 19.5 10.3-33.9 3 5.6 1.6-17.7
$50,000+ 45 39 89.4 76.8-95.6 5 8.5 3.2-20.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.1 0.3-13.6 0 0.0 . - .

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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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