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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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
-Eastern NC 1,964 1,303 66.1 62.5-69.6 239 11.6 9.6-14.0 90 4.1 3.0- 5.5 170 8.8 7.1-10.9 162 9.3 7.1-12.2
RACE
White 1,303 887 68.6 64.3-72.5 159 12.1 9.8-15.0 59 3.8 2.6- 5.6 121 9.7 7.5-12.6 77 5.7 3.9- 8.4
African American 488 313 63.3 55.5-70.5 62 10.5 6.6-16.1 17 2.9 1.6- 5.5 33 7.3 4.5-11.6 63 16.0 10.5-23.7
Other Minorities 163 97 57.3 44.0-69.6 17 10.6 5.5-19.5 12 7.4 3.6-14.4 15 6.7 3.4-13.0 22 18.0 8.8-33.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 68 39 54.7 36.4-71.8 9 16.3 6.9-34.2 4 6.7 2.4-17.5 3 2.3 0.7- 7.9 13 19.9 8.2-40.7
Non-Hispanic 1,894 1,262 66.8 63.1-70.2 230 11.4 9.4-13.7 86 3.9 2.9- 5.4 167 9.2 7.4-11.4 149 8.7 6.5-11.5
AGE
18-24 70 41 71.4 55.9-83.0 8 8.2 3.4-18.4 6 4.4 1.8-10.4 2 1.1 0.2- 6.2 13 14.9 7.0-29.1
25-34 199 141 68.2 57.4-77.4 26 11.8 6.5-20.4 7 3.3 1.2- 8.5 12 7.3 3.4-14.9 13 9.4 4.1-19.8
35-44 264 178 61.5 52.3-69.8 35 14.4 9.4-21.4 15 6.5 3.4-11.8 15 7.4 3.8-13.7 21 10.3 5.0-20.1
45-54 351 228 66.2 58.7-73.0 42 10.1 6.9-14.5 17 3.2 1.4- 7.1 40 11.1 7.1-17.1 24 9.3 5.3-16.0
55-64 429 298 68.7 62.0-74.8 55 14.5 10.3-20.2 17 2.6 1.3- 5.0 33 9.3 5.7-14.8 26 4.8 2.9- 8.0
65+ 628 400 62.8 57.1-68.3 70 10.4 7.3-14.5 27 4.5 2.6- 7.6 67 13.7 10.0-18.5 64 8.6 5.9-12.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 249 129 57.4 46.4-67.6 25 7.4 4.1-13.1 11 3.2 1.4- 7.5 33 12.4 7.3-20.2 51 19.6 11.9-30.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 637 405 64.4 57.8-70.6 78 12.2 8.8-16.6 33 3.7 2.3- 6.1 56 8.2 5.4-12.3 65 11.5 7.5-17.2
Some Post-H.S. 568 380 66.7 60.1-72.7 73 11.2 8.1-15.5 29 5.9 3.6- 9.4 51 8.8 5.9-12.9 35 7.4 4.3-12.4
College Graduate 507 387 71.5 64.3-77.8 62 12.8 8.7-18.6 17 3.1 1.4- 6.5 30 8.1 5.2-12.6 11 4.4 1.6-11.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 263 133 47.6 38.3-57.1 31 9.7 6.0-15.3 17 7.7 3.3-17.0 42 13.5 8.9-19.9 40 21.5 13.5-32.6
$15,000- 24,999 348 202 63.7 55.3-71.3 42 10.6 6.8-16.1 22 6.5 3.8-10.8 42 10.1 6.7-15.0 40 9.2 5.7-14.6
$25,000- 34,999 218 148 62.9 49.9-74.2 28 10.4 6.0-17.3 14 5.2 2.5-10.4 14 8.2 3.8-16.7 14 13.4 5.3-29.6
$35,000- 49,999 240 175 69.3 59.3-77.8 29 12.5 7.9-19.2 8 1.9 0.8- 4.4 20 13.2 6.9-23.8 8 3.2 1.0-10.1
$50,000-74,999 224 168 70.9 59.6-80.1 30 16.6 9.5-27.5 7 2.8 1.1- 6.6 11 3.7 1.8- 7.6 8 6.0 1.8-18.1
$75,000+ 298 234 78.4 70.7-84.6 40 10.3 6.8-15.3 6 2.1 0.5- 8.2 12 6.6 3.1-13.5 6 2.6 1.0- 6.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 793 477 58.6 53.0-64.0 96 12.8 9.7-16.6 39 4.6 2.9- 7.3 94 12.8 9.5-16.9 87 11.3 8.1-15.6
No 1,111 790 69.2 64.3-73.6 134 11.0 8.4-14.2 47 4.1 2.8- 6.0 75 7.2 5.2- 9.9 65 8.5 5.6-12.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 78 60 76.0 59.8-87.1 8 7.5 3.3-16.3 3 3.4 0.8-13.8 6 11.0 3.5-29.9 1 2.0 0.3-13.1
Non-Veteran 1,886 1,243 65.6 61.9-69.2 231 11.9 9.8-14.3 87 4.1 3.0- 5.6 164 8.7 6.9-10.8 161 9.7 7.4-12.7

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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.

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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