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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Had a mammogram within the past 2 years and a clinical breast exam within a year (Age 40+)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,993 3,664 60.8 59.0-62.5 2,329 39.2 37.5-41.0
-Gaston County 147 83 57.7 47.9-66.9 64 42.3 33.1-52.1
RACE
White 127 74 61.1 50.7-70.6 53 38.9 29.4-49.3
Other 20 9 38.4 18.1-63.8 11 61.6 36.2-81.9
AGE
18-44 13 8 48.1 22.8-74.3 5 51.9 25.7-77.2
45+ 134 75 59.6 49.5-68.9 59 40.4 31.1-50.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 76 37 47.6 34.3-61.2 39 52.4 38.8-65.7
Some College + 71 46 67.6 54.0-78.7 25 32.4 21.3-46.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 79 36 45.2 32.8-58.3 43 54.8 41.7-67.2
$50,000+ 38 28 64.4 44.5-80.4 10 35.6 19.6-55.5

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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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