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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 169 104 57.7 46.8-67.9 17 9.4 5.3-16.0 11 8.6 4.2-16.7 24 12.9 7.5-21.3 13 11.4 4.4-26.4
RACE
White 140 86 61.0 50.4-70.7 13 8.5 4.5-15.6 10 10.5 5.0-20.7 24 17.2 10.2-27.5 7 2.7 1.2- 6.0
Other 29 18 47.9 24.0-72.8 4 11.8 3.6-32.8 1 2.9 0.4-18.4 0 0.0 . - . 6 37.4 14.0-68.8
AGE
18-44 34 21 48.5 29.2-68.2 5 12.5 4.8-28.7 2 8.4 1.9-30.1 4 10.9 3.5-29.3 2 19.8 5.4-51.8
45+ 134 82 63.7 53.6-72.8 12 7.3 4.0-13.0 9 8.8 4.4-17.0 20 14.3 8.0-24.3 11 5.9 3.0-11.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 86 44 41.1 27.8-55.9 8 8.5 3.6-18.8 8 13.5 6.0-27.8 13 15.4 7.3-29.6 13 21.5 8.8-43.8
Some College + 83 60 76.6 64.8-85.4 9 10.3 4.8-20.5 3 3.0 0.9- 9.3 11 10.1 4.7-20.3 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 89 45 49.6 36.9-62.5 13 15.6 8.3-27.4 8 17.6 8.4-33.3 16 11.7 6.7-19.6 7 5.5 2.4-12.1
$50,000+ 45 36 74.1 55.5-86.8 3 7.5 2.2-22.7 2 2.4 0.6- 9.6 4 15.9 5.9-36.3 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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